Rebel leader Riek Machar (PhD) has returned to South Sudan this week and has been appointed as First Vice President. Reports have said that Machar was flown on board a United Nations aircraft from Gambella Regional State.
Internet in Ethiopia is only 20 years young and in the last two decades, like many other countries around the world, Ethiopia has embraced the ICT as a key enabler for social and economic development of the country.
A series of violence and mass killings has left Gambella—one of the nine federal states in Ethiopia—in a state of severe insecurity and trauma especially after another round of violence that occurred near Jewi Refugee Camp on Thursday, left as much as 21 people dead and seven others heavily wounded.
Government considers better incentive for teachers
The Ministry of Education (MoE) has said it has already prepared alternative exam schedule for students who were not able to attend their regular class sessions and therefore could not sit for their exam due to the recent protests in several parts of the Oromia and Amhara Regional States.
The House of People’s Representatives has endorsed the draft proclamation which reestablishes the Federal Attorney General presiding over the all the prosecutorial power in the country and taking over the duties and responsibilities of the Ministry of Justice (MoJ).
Leaders, policymakers, experts and researchers have gathered in Bahir Dar, the capital city of the Amhara Regional State, for the 5th Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa, which will be held from April 16-17.
The Ethiopian justice system has been one of the most struggling government institutions for decades. Cognizant of these challenges, the Government of Ethiopia has tried its hand on a number of reform programs and measures directed to this sector.