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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 16, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 16, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, January 16, 2017.

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Human Rights Watch World Report 2017: Ethiopia

Armed security officials watch as protesters stage a protest

Large-scale and unprecedented protests swept through Ethiopia’s largest region of Oromia beginning in November 2015, and in the Amhara region from July 2016.

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Why are cars so expensive in Ethiopia?

Ethiopia has the world's lowest rate of car ownership

It seems little wonder that Ethiopia has the world's lowest rate of car ownership, with only two cars per 1,000 inhabitants, according to a 2014 Deloitte report.

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Ethiopia’s Feyisa Lilesa finished 2nd at the Houston Half Marathon

Ethiopia's Feyisa Lilesa finished 2nd at the Houston Half Marathon

In a spectacular sprint finish, U.S. Army runner Leonard Korir edged out Olympic silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa for a victory at the Houston Half Marathon.

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Tensions resurface in Ethiopia’s Amhara region following hotel attacks

Historic protest demonstration in Gondar, northern Ethiopia

The attack, occurred at the Entasol hotel, follows a bomb blast at a hotel in the city of Bahir Dar earlier in January.

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Ethiopia: Ethnicity is not about Descent

Messay Kebede (Author, Writer)

This short article refers to the ongoing heated debate about Fikre Tolossa’s book on the origin of Oromo and Amhara.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 13, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 13, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, January 13, 2017.

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Ethiopia: Habtamu Ayalew arrives in Washington DC

Habtamu Ayalew, is former spokesman for the opposition Andenet (Unity) party

Habtamu Ayalew, is former spokesman for the opposition Andenet (Unity) party was arrested on July 8, 2014 and charged with terrorism.

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Ethiopia: We MUST Keep Our Eyes on the Prize!

Prof. Alemayehu G. Mariam is calling for a truce in the war of words among Ethiopian scholars

Prof. Alemayehu G. Mariam "I am calling for a truce in the war of words among Ethiopian scholars, intellectuals and others over history, historicity and historicism".

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 12, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 12, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, January 12, 2017.

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Ethiopia: Year of Brutality, Restrictions (HRW)

Ethiopian security hold back demonstrators

Security forces killed hundreds and detained tens of thousands of protesters in Ethiopia’s Oromia and Amhara regions during the year.

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US Embassy in Addis Ababa suspended travel to Gondar

US Embassy in Addis Ababa suspended travel to Gondar

The U.S. Embassy is temporarily suspending all travel for U.S. Chief of Mission employees to Gondar until further notice.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 11, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 11, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, January 11, 2017.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 10, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 10, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, January 10, 2017.

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Ethiopia: ESAT Breaking News, bomb explosion in Gondar

ESAT Breaking News, bomb explosion in Gondar.

Ethiopia: ESAT Breaking News, bomb explosion in Gondar.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 9, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News January 9, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Washington DC and Amsterdam, January 9, 2017.

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Ethiopian regime targets opposition who met with European lawmakers

Prof. Merera Gudina, pictured center, upon his arrival at airport

Ethiopia said Monday it will not release a leading opposition figure detained under the country's state of emergency after meeting with European lawmakers in Belgium.

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Feyisa Lilesa and Kenenisa Bekele in London Marathon Field

Feyisa Lilesa and Kenenisa Bekele

Ethiopian legend Kenenisa Bekele is among those to have been announced for the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday April 23.

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The World Bankliars in Ethiopia

The World Bank of Liars

I have been wrangling with the World Bank of Lies, Damned Lies and Statislies in Ethiopia for the past few years.

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Ethiopia’s Peaceful Uprising is Evolving into an Armed Resistance

Robles in Northern Ethiopia

Most Ethiopians have made up their minds and concluded the regime is not willing or interested in a peaceful resolution of the political crisis.

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