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Ex-spy chief, Getachew Assefa.

Ethiopia issues arrest warrant for fugitive ex-spy chief over alleged human rights abuses

Ethiopia has issued an arrest warrant for fugitive ex-spy chief, Getachew Assefa over alleged human rights abuses, state media outlet Ethiopia News Agency reported on Friday.

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Developing Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa.

Reverse Ethiopia’s Institutional Void, and Hold TPLF Accountability

To his credit, Prime Minister Dr. Abiy has begun the boldest and most sweeping change ever. He has started arresting and holding party, federal and regional officials that bled Ethiopia.

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What happened to Gen Kinfe et al is the tip of the ice berg.

Confronting the past: Time Catches Up With “EPRDF Dictatorship and Mafia Group” in Ethiopia

Ethiopians know full well for years now this bunch had been on the take – often in cahoots with business leaders and others in their network. What happened to Gen Kinfe et al is the tip of the ice berg.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 15, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 15, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 15, 2018.

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Ethiopia arrested Yared Zerihun, former deputy intelligence chief..

Ethiopia arrests former deputy spy chief Yared Zerihun

Ethiopia's former deputy intelligence chief has been arrested amid investigations into corruption and human rights abuses committed by the security forces.

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ESAT’s letter to BBC.

ESAT’s letter to BBC Director-General Tony Hall

As a matter of fact, ESAT suspects that the reporter or reporters involved from BBC Ethiopia section might have an ulterior motive of tarnishing ESAT’s hard-won reputation.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 14, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 14, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 14, 2018.

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Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki, and Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.

Eritrea sanctions lifted after nine years

The UN Security Council has unanimously agreed to lift sanctions against Eritrea after nine years.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 13, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 13, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 13, 2018.

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Federal Police have arrested Kinfe Dagnew (B. Gen), former CEO of Metal & Engineering Corporation (MetEC), and Tekleberhan Woldearegay (Maj. Gen).

Ethiopia: Kinfe, Teklebrehan Under Arrest

The two high ranking military officers were the first to resign from their office following the appointment of Abiy Ahmed (PhD) as Ethiopia’s Prime Minister.

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EFFORT Conglomerate Monopoly in Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Nationalize or Dismantle EFFORT!

The multi billions dollar business conglomerate EFFORT (Endowment Fund For Rehabilitation of Tigray) is an illegal mafia business organisation  which controls significant economic sector of Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia arrests 63 former officials, military personnel, suspected of rights abuses, corruption.

Ethiopia arrests 63 suspected of rights abuses, corruption

The sweeping high-profile arrests carried out in recent days are a result of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's order for a months-long investigation into misdoings under the previous government.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 12, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 12, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 12, 2018.

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Prosecutor General of Ethiopia talks about gruesome and brutal torture techniques in Ethiopia.

Private prisons, gruesome and brutal torture techniques in Ethiopia

Prosecutor General of Ethiopia talks about gruesome and brutal torture techniques used by recently arrested former security officials against political prisoners, activists and journalists.

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A second person has died after a deadly grenade attack in Ethiopia.

Prosecutor General briefed media on grenade attack

Prosecutor General of Ethiopia briefed the media regarding Meskel Square grenade attack, recently arrested top security officials in suspect of the crime.

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Ethiopian martyrs

Ethiopia: Justice for the Victims of the Meles Massacres of 2005!

Every November since 2007, I have written annual memorial declarations and tributes in remembrance of the hundreds of innocent victims of the Meles Massacres of 2005.

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Ethiopia-Eritrea peace run.

Thousands join Ethiopia-Eritrea peace run

Thousands of Ethiopians and Eritreans took part in a 10-kilometre reconciliation run Sunday in Addis Ababa in the first joint sporting event since the former bitter foes launched a rapid diplomatic thaw in July.

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These peaceful protesters in Gambella.

GNUM congratulates new leadership in Gambella

The Gambella Nilotes United Movement (GNUM) congratulates the newly elected Governor, Mr. Omot Ojulu Obup, as the Head of Gambella State Regional and the Deputy Governor Mr. Thankey Jock.

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Metals and Engineering Corporation (MetEC).

Ethiopia: MetEC management, Security members detained

More than 40 former officials of the Metals and Engineering Corporation (MetEC) and members of intelligence have been detained, The Reporter has learnt.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 9, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 9, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 9, 2018.

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Direct flights between Ethiopia and Somalia started after 41 years.

Ethiopian Airlines restarts Addis Ababa-Mogadishu flights after 41 years, as Ethiopia-Somalia ties further deepen

Ethiopia's flag carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) on Friday launched thrice weekly direct passenger flights between Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa and Somalia's capital, Mogadishu, after 41 years.

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Abiy Ahmed together with the Presidents of Eritrea and Somalia.

Somali, Eritrean leaders in Ethiopia to cement regional ties

Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki arrived in the northern Ethiopian city of Gondar for the summit. They also visited a university.

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Ethiopia's ethnic-based federalism

Tackling the kilil system: a critical response to ‘Ethiopia: Climbing Mount Uncertainty’

Lefort blames the victim. In fact, it is the TPLF that is expansionist because it has annexed forcibly territories from the Amhara regions of Gondar and Wello.

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Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed.

Misguided reform and lawlessness: Ethiopia’s Risk of disintegration

The ruling front, in its hugely anticipated congress, has made it clear that the path of ‘ethnic politics’ will continue to guide the country. 

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 8, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 8, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 8, 2018.

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PM Abiy Ahmed currently conducting discussions.

Ethiopia PM in Amhara region: to host Eritrea, Somali leaders

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed arrived in the Amhara region on Thursday for the start of an official visit, his office reported.

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Ethiopia's police have uncovered a mass grave between Oromia and Somali regions border area.

Mass grave of 200 people uncovered in Ethiopia, say police

Ethiopia’s state affiliated broadcaster says police have uncovered a mass grave of 200 people in the troubled area between the country’s Oromia and Somali regions.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 7, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 7, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 7, 2018.

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A man holds a banner picturing Berhanu Nega.

After years in exile, an Ethiopian politician returns home with hope and fear

Abiy's arrival "was real change," Berhanu said. "It did not take us a minute... We have no particular interests in violence. We just said: 'Are you serious, is this something you are committed to? Yes, good, we are done'."

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 6, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 6, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 6, 2018.

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Billene Seyoum appointed Press Secretary of the Office of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia.

Ethiopia PM appoints woman as official spokesperson

The new press secretary held her first briefing for local and foreign journalists on Monday with reports that she announced the issuance of access badges for media operating within the PM’s office.

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Yellow Fever Kills 10 in Ethiopia.

Yellow Fever Kills 10 in Ethiopia; WHO Ships 1.45 Million Vaccines

The outbreak was confirmed in Wolaita Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region and has been traced back to a patient who fell ill on Aug. 21. It has caused 35 suspected cases of the disease.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 5, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 5, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 5, 2018.

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Politics of ethnicity in Ethiopia.

Ethiopia: The Politics of ethnicity is not Patriotism!

The politics of ethnicity or nationalism is highly vulnerable to those elites who stupidly want to exploit it for their own ugly political agenda.

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Reach down and lift up your brothers and sisters!

Ethiopian Diaspora Trust Fund: Reach Down and Lift Up…

On behalf of H.E. Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed and the Ethiopian Diaspora Trust Fund Advisory Council, I would like to express my appreciation and gratitude to all of our donors who number just over 1,000.

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No Alien Hands on Lalibella!

No Alien Hands on Lalibella! Stop Destroying Our Culture and Pride!

As moral philosophy teaches, once you beg and receive baloney from anyone, you establish beggar-donor relationship and you sell your independence.

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Epiphany Day Massacre of Amharas in Woldia, Ethiopia

ARDUF Conference Resolution On The Current Crisis In The Afar Region

ARDUF/ UGUUGUMO EXPRESSED its commitment to providing unquestionable, unwavering and unconditional support to the ongoing democratic reform process initiated by reformist Dr. Abiy Ahmed.

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Lelisa Desisa Wins Men’s Title at the 2018 New York City Marathon..

Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa wins the 2018 New York City Marathon

Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the men’s race in the New York City Marathon on Sunday, with a time of 2 hours 5 minutes and 59 seconds, surging ahead of two other runners near the finish in Central Park.

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ESAT Weekly Ethiopian News November 4, 2018.

ESAT Weekly Ethiopian News November 4, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) weekly Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 4, 2018.

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Archeologist Samuel Walker studies the site.

How Ethiopia’s medieval ruins inform its modern-day ethnic strife

Such discoveries could remind modern Ethiopians of their country’s past as a wealthy, cosmopolitan trading empire with contacts around the world.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and PM Abiy Ahmed.

Why Trump And ScoMo Could Learn Something From Ethiopia

Amidst all the disillusionment, many would be shocked to learn there’s an unlikely country whose government, over the past seven months, has been a mobilising force for monumental change.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News (Addis Ababa) November 2, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 2, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Addis Ababa, Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 2, 2018.

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Ethiopia on Friday officially launched the issuance of visa on arrival for all African.

Ethiopia introduces visa-on-arrival for Africans

The government of Ethiopia on Friday officially launched the issuance of visa on arrival for all African citizens, at an event at the African Union (AU) Headquarters in Addis Ababa.

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Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia

No More Doublethink, Please!

As a person that has embraced optimism, I feel that the negative signals I am alluding to now should not simply be posed or assumed as predetermined, things that couldn’t be changed.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 1, 2018.

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News November 1, 2018

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam and Washington DC, November 1, 2018.

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