Category Archives: Soceity

National Security Council moves to resolve conflicts, says Prime Minister Hailemariam

Addis Ababa, November 9, 2017 (FBC) –Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn today briefed local journalists on current national issues. In his briefing, the Premier discussed on the border conflicts between Oromia and Ethiopia Somali regional states, ongoing anti- corruption crackdown, devaluation of Ethiopia currency and other current issues. Read the full article

EPRDF Sleeping While Innocent People are being Killed and Displaced!

(Aigaforum) Nov 06, 2017 – Ethiopia is passing through tough times! Innocent people from north to south, west to east are being killed in broad day light! This has been going on for a while now and no sustainable action is being taken by the ruling party. Read and listen to full reportage from Aigaforum

No one can afford to play game with peace

By Yohannes Gebresellasie (Ph.d) Addis Ababa: The Ethiopian people will never take peace for granted because they know very well that peace is precious and it was because of the prevalence of peace that they have been enjoying stability in this nation. Further, they know very well that if they want to fight against poverty, under development, illiteracy, diseases and other disabilities, they need to live in peace. Read the full article

UTNA: Press Release on Current Political Developments in Ethiopia

October 26, 2017, Washington DC: The following is a press release by the Union of Tigreans in North America (UTNA) on current political developments in Ethiopia. Open to read UTNA-Press-Release

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The Ethiopian Nations, Nationalities and People’s Day

Hidar 29 (Dec.9), Ethiopian Nation Nationalities and peoples Day is now becoming a remarkable day every year because this day primarily belongs to the Ethiopian Nation Nationalities and Peoples; therefore, it is their day.  Read the full article

REST’s 3-R Approach to Natural Resource Management

Relief Society of Tigray (REST) is operating a USAID Office of Food for Peace (FFP)-funded Development Food Security Activity as part of the Ethiopian government’s Productive Safety Net Programme (PSNP).1 One priority of the REST PSNP activities is rehabilitating and recharging the natural resources of Tigray, Ethiopia. Read the full report

Embassy grills Chinese companies over alleged abuse

The Reporter conducted random examination of the work environment for several days and found, among the hundreds of workers, there was no one that had a steel toe boots or gloves, while the Chinese workers were in full gear for a construction environment. Read full report

Welcoming Ceremony for the Award on Land Restoration in Tigray

World Future Council awards international prize for best policies to combat desertification

Ordos (China), 12th September 2017 – Yesterday, the Future Policy Award (FPA) ceremony was held at the thirteenth session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNCCD in Ordos, Inner Mongolia (China). The international “Oscar for best policies” honours laws and practices that successfully combat desertification and land degradation. The FPA is awarded by the World Future Council (WFC) in cooperation with the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). Among the laureates are the Ethiopian Tigray region, Brazil and China.Read full report    |  Watch video clip