Ethiopia

Ethiopia: After Serving two terms, Speaker of the Federal Parliament Resigns

0 Visits: 929 | Saturday October 07, 2017 - 21:29:21
ADDIS ABEBA (Horn Observer) The Speaker of the House of the Peoples' Representatives of Ethiopia, Abadulla Gemeda, resigned, after serving two terms as a speaker, Ethiopian media reports.

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Ethiopian Prime Minister meets Somali PM in New York

0 Visits: 581 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 04:15:29
New York - Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn held bilateral talks with Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on Thursday on the side line of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, officials said

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Ethiopia: Somali and Oromia Leaders to Cooperate to Resolve the Conflict Peacefully

0 Visits: 486 | Sunday September 17, 2017 - 23:34:12
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (Horn Observer) Heads of Oromia and Somali regional states announced that they will work together to end the conflict and rehabilitate the people displaced due to the conflict, Ethiopian News Agency reported.

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AMISOM Deploys Troops to Central Somalia town of Dhusamareb

0 Visits: 599 | Friday September 15, 2017 - 22:16:15
ADADO, (Horn Observer) Troops from the African Union Mission to Somalia have been deployed for the first time to the Central Somalia town of Dhusamareb, media reports

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Oromo Security Forces Kill dozens of Somalis in Ethiopia

3 Visits: 2137 | Thursday September 14, 2017 - 21:43:06
HARGEISA, (Horn Observer) Dozens of Somalis have been killed in the town of Hawadaay by Oromo security forces this week, in what many say the worst massacre against the Somalis at a single time, media reports.

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Somalia: Mogadishu Residents Rally in Support of FGS Decision to Extradite ONLF Rebel Commander

0 Visits: 501 | Wednesday September 13, 2017 - 22:08:20
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) Thousands of residents on Wednesday took to the street in the Somali capital Mogadishu in support of the Federal Government of Somalia recent decision to handover the ONLF rebel commander to Ethiopia.

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Somalia: "ONLF Rebel Commander Extradited to Ethiopia was a Terrorist" Somali Cabinet decides

0 Visits: 939 | Wednesday September 06, 2017 - 15:15:40
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) Somali cabinet decided on Wednesday in an emergency meeting that the ONLF rebel leader extradited to Ethiopia was a terrorist and member of a terrorist organization.

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Despite Treaties, Ethiopia to Handover more Prisoners to Somalia

0 Visits: 825 | Wednesday September 06, 2017 - 05:12:20
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) Ethiopia plans to handover more Somali prisoners currently at the Ethiopian jails to Somali authorities, days after Somalia extradited an ONLF rebel leader to Ethiopia, Somali state news agency reported.

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Despite Outrage, Somalia's Elders and MPs Back Handover of ONLF Rebel Official to Ethiopia

1 Visits: 717 | Monday September 04, 2017 - 22:42:27
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) — Somali elders and lawmakers defended the Somalia government's decision to handover the ONLF rebel commander to Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia aims to Distort Somalia's Pubic Image on the Handover of the ONLF Rebel Leader, Ethiopian Diplomat hints

0 Visits: 2886 | Sunday September 03, 2017 - 23:15:18
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) Ethiopian Diplomat, Gen. Gabre who is Senior Political Advisor to IGAD took to the social media this week praising the Somali National Intelligence Agency (NISA) while accusing the Somalia President and Prime Minister for aiding terrorists, an act that many analysts…

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Somalia Hands over ONLF Rebel Commander to Ethiopia

4 Visits: 5547 | Wednesday August 30, 2017 - 08:45:54
MOGADISHU, Somalia (Horn Observer) Somalia government handed over an ONLF rebel commander to Ethiopia on Monday, as part of a prisoner swap deal reached between Ethiopia and Somalia, local media reported.

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Facebook lambasted over ransom video of Libyan Gangmasters abusing migrants from Somalia and Ethiopia

0 Visits: 362 | Saturday August 26, 2017 - 07:28:39
LONDON - People smugglers are using Facebook to broadcast the abuse and torture of migrants in order to extort ransom money from their families, the U.N. migration agency said on Friday.

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Up to 50 Immigrants from Somalia and Ethiopia deliberately Drowned by Smugglers off Yemen - UN

0 Visits: 391 | Wednesday August 09, 2017 - 23:49:24
ADEN – Early Wednesday morning, a human smuggler, in charge of the boat, forced more than 120 Somali and Ethiopian migrants into the pitching sea as they approached the coast of Shabwa, a Yemeni Governorate along the Arabian Sea. The migrants had been hoping to reach countries in the Gulf via war-torn…

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Somalia Immigration Chief Commends the Quality and the Security of the Somali Passports in a Television Talk show

0 Visits: 261 | Saturday July 29, 2017 - 08:42:15
MOGADISHU, (Horn Observer) The Somali Immigration Chief Col. Mohamed Adam Kofi said that the agency made significant progress especially accelerating the public service, held over 100 training to improve the capacity of the employees and started the review process of the Somali immigration laws.

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114 Somali Prisoners Released from Ethiopian Jails arrive in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 451 | Saturday July 22, 2017 - 23:07:46
MOGADISHU, July 22 (Horn Observer) Plane carrying 114 Somali prisoners who were released from Ethiopian jails arrived in Mogadishu on Saturday evening, officials said.

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Exclusive: Egypt sneaky strategy against Ethiopia

0 Visits: 744 | Tuesday March 07, 2017 - 08:33:18
In an exclusive interview on Sunday, a former Ugandan intelligence agent told the South Sudan News Agency (SSNA) that Egyptian government is actively pursuing a sneaky military strategy against Ethiopia's Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and that Egypt is also assisting South Sudanese government…

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Delegation from Finland visits the AU Commission to Discuss Ways of Strengthening Partnership for Peace and Security

0 Visits: 766 | Saturday November 26, 2016 - 17:30:41
Addis Ababa -Ethiopia: The Acting Director for Peace and Security, Dr. Admore Kambudzi received, on behalf of the AU Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Smaïl Chergui, a Delegation of Finnish Ambassadors representing several missions across Africa.

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Ethiopia: Civil society groups urge international investigation into ongoing human rights violations

0 Visits: 398 | Tuesday August 30, 2016 - 22:51:48
Amnesty International Press Statement 30 August 2016 A group of civil society organizations are calling for an independent and impartial international investigation into human rights violations in Ethiopia, including the unlawful killing of peaceful protesters and a recent spate of arrests of civil…

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Football: Ethiopia, Uganda, Tanzania in Cecafa Cup quarters

0 Visits: 757 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 18:49:56
SPORTS (AFP) — Hosts Ethiopia came from behind to hold Tanzania to a 1-1 draw to qualify for the Cecafa Challenge Cup quarter-finals in Awassa on Saturday.

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Ethiopian Port Authority Denies Entry and Expels a man disguising as a CSO Rep

0 Visits: 328 | Saturday January 02, 2016 - 18:28:05
Addis Ababa – Ethiopian immigration authorities have on Sunday barred entry and ordered the eviction of a man, disguising as a civic leader at the Bole International, Officials said.

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