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List of Ethiopia’s new cabinet members

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Ethiopian government has reshuffled its cabinet today, 01 Nov 2016. Out of its ministers, only 9 has continued on their positions. Here is list of newly assigned ministers; Workneh Gebeyheu is the new Foreign Minister of Ethiopia Abreha Tekeste, former state minister of Finance, is now the new Minister of …

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Ethiopia: More than 10 people killed in Gonder clashes

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At least 10 people have been killed in Gonder northern Ethiopia in clashes as locals with security forces. The government blames Eritrea for the unrest but residents cite disputes over land and ethnicity. According to several reports, the unrest in Gonder began earlier this week when armed police entered the …

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Eritrean government confirmed heavy fighting with Ethiopia

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The Eritrean government issued a statement confirming the heavy fighting on the border with Ethiopia, accused Ethiopia of launching an attack against it. In a statement issued today, the Eritrean Information ministry said: The [Ethiopian] regime has today, Sunday 12 June 2016, unleashed an attack against Eritrea on the Tsorona Central …

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Breaking: Heavy fire exchange across Ethiopia-Eritrea border

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Reports indicating heavy fire exchange  in Tsorena & Aiga (Northern Tigray) areas between Ethiopia and Eritrea troops. Sources indicate the fire exchange involves heavy artilleries and tanks from both sides. According to Awramba Times Eritrea has launched a full-scale attack in northern Ethiopia last night, following the recent report by UN Commission …

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Ermias Amelga released from jail on bail

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Ermias T Amelga is released from jail on bail, as a series of appeals against his release and a third new case being opened once all these had been rejected. According to local Ethiopian Newspaper, Fortune, He joined his family and friends yesterday, May 16, 2016 – eleven days after the Second …

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