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TPLF prepares to mark 40th anniversary using gov’t coffers

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December 17, 2014

The Tigre People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), a core member of the EPRDF, is preparing to celebrate its 40th anniversary with lavish feast and programs, the cost of which is being drawn from the government’s coffers. This big spending has been the talking point among the member parties of the EPRDF. TPLF says such an a...

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Swedish top prosecutor investigating 13 Ethiopian government officials

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December 12, 2014

 

A top Swedish prosecutor told Swedish Radio that 12 Ethiopian government officials and one other military commander who is based in Sweden are being investigated for executing the killing of innocent people following the 2005 Ethiopian post election violence.

The prosecutor said the charges will be filed as soon as...

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Leaders and members of 9 parties detained during demo released

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December 11, 2014

Top leaders and members of the nine Ethiopia based opposition parties that held their first public demonstration just after they formed a Cooperative have been released on December 11, 2014. The parties set out to hold a 24 hour demonstration from December 5 to 6, 2014 in Meskel Square Addis Abeba but were all arrested in...

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Forum set to hold a demonstration in Addis

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December 10, 2014

Forum (Medrek), a coalition of Ethiopia based opposition parties, has called a demonstration in Addis Abeba to be held on December 14, 2014. The demonstration is aimed at calling the government to stop rights abuses, to hold a free, fair and democratic election, and equally smooth for all.

Forum stated that it has...

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Government considers ways of trouncing local opposition under the pretext of ‘extremism’

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December 1, 2014

ESAT has received details of a discussion recently held between the Federal Government Security Affairs and government officials regarding the government’s preparation to sue legally registered local opposition parties under the guise of “terrorism, extremism”.

Officials from the Tigray, Beni Shangul and Amhara regions have...

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Government says some security concerns solved

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November 29, 2014

Dr. Shiferaw Teklemaraim, Minister of Federal Affairs, said to regional and federal security and intelligence heads that the government has been faced with four major security concerns.

The first concern being the security threat caused by what he called “armed insurgent groups”; fully controlling these groups and ter...

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Team of nine local oppositions sends a recognition request to hold a 24 hour demo in Meskel sq.

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November 27, 2014

The newly formed Cooperative of the nine local opposition parties has sent a letter asking recognition from the Addis Abeba City Administration to hold a 24 hour from December 6th to 7th, 2014 in Meskel Square, Addis Abeba.

The recognition letter has been signed by Engineer Yilkal Getnet, Chairman of Semayawi (Blue) Party and also...

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Harari president beaten by Party’s Chair

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November 24, 2014

Murad Abdulahi, the President of the Harari Regional State of Ethiopia, Eastern Ethiopia, has reportedly been beaten by Nebil Mehadi, the Chairman of the Harari League and the Head of the Regional Trade and Industry Development Bureau inside his own office last Friday. The division of the Region’s officials into two is c...

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Land confiscated after over 400 people were evicted

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November 20, 2014

After 470 people were inhumanely evicted from their lands from Kebele 11, Kombolcha Woreda of South Wello Zone in the name of investment, the land has been sold for 1 birr and 26 cents per meter.

After the mounting pressures, a meeting between members of the public and the cabinet revealed that they have sold the land...

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Jimma expresses dissatisfaction with the regime

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November 19, 2014

The people of Jimma, South Western Ethiopia, and representatives of various organisations, have expressed that they have lost faith in the government and that they want change, during a meeting held in the presence of Muktar Kedir, President of the Oromia Region, Sufian Ahmed, Minister of Finance and also the Head of...

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