The 72 hours window to surrender given by the Ethiopian federal government to the regional Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) has expired. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in a statement released 26th November directed the federal forces to carry out a third and final onslaught as they uphold the rule of law in Ethiopia. The Prime… Continue reading Ethiopia’s federal forces on final phase of law enforcement operation
Dozens of people were killed in fighting during a foiled coup in Ethiopia’s Amhara region at the weekend, the regional government spokesman said on Wednesday, the first official report of significant clashes and a much higher toll than earlier reports. A rogue regional militia unit attacked the police headquarters, president’s office and the ruling party… Continue reading Ethiopia’s failed coup..
According to news from Reuters; The parliament in Ethiopia will approve a law shielding the liberalisation of the state controlled telecommunication sector. In April 2008, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed pledged economic reforms in various sectors including the telecommunication which is primarily state controlled. Parliament’s communication director said that the Parliament will on Monday discuss comments… Continue reading Ethiopia’s telecoms sector liberalises market with new law