Monday, April 15, 2024

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Tamiru Tsige

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Government announced GERD Manager committed suicide

In a statement jointly given by Federal Police Commissioner Zeinu Jemal and representatives from the Federal Attorney General and the Addis Ababa Police Commission today, it was announced that forensic and other evidences indicate that the Manager of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), Simegnew Bekele (Eng.), committed suicide.

Abdi Illey et al appear before court

The former President of the Ethiopian Somali Regional State, Abdi Mohammed Omar (Abdi Illey) and other four high level regional officers have been brought...

Abdi Illey et al arrested

Abdi Mohammed Omar (Abdi Illey), the former president of Ethiopian Somali Region has been arrested following the lifting of his immunity by the regional council.

Repi waste to energy plant completed

Repi waste to energy plant, the first of its kind in the Africa, has been completed and is set to be inaugurated on Sunday,...

Officers suspected of rally bomb attack to be released on bail

Former deputy commissioner of the Addis Ababa Police Commission, Girma Kassa, has been granted bail, with bail bond set at 15, 000 birr while 10 other officers from the Federal Police Commission are also set to be released on bail ranging from 6,000 to 9,000 birr.

Bomb attack suspects to be charged

The Federal Attorney General has been given seven days for formally instituting charges on nine suspects of bomb attack at a rally that was...

Court grants extensions to institute charges on bomb attack suspects

Following the completion of the police investigation in to the suspects of the bomb attack at a rally organized in support of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on June 23, 2018, the court granted the Attorney General 15 and 10 days to institute charges on suspects organized under two charge files.

Police concludes probe into PM rally bomb attack

The Police have today disclosed to the Federal First Instance Court that it has completed its probe into the bomb attack on the rally organized to support Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) on June 23, 2018.


Melaku Fenta is the former director general of the Ethiopian Revenues and Customs Authority (ERCA) whose high-powered career abruptly ended five years ago in relation to a high-profile corruption case.

Conflict erupts at Kilinto prison

A conflict has erupted inside Kilinto Prison on Friday July 13, 2018, The Reporter has learnt. Because of the conflict, families of detainees in the...