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Governance at stake

Suddenly, the Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF)-led government has found itself in the middle of a chaotic period.

EDP calls for strengthened effort to tackle drought

The Ethiopian Democratic Party (EDP), which took part in last year's general election, called on the government to take all the necessary measures on corrupt officials, who obstruct the distribution of food aid food, and strengthen its effort to provide assistance to the drought affected areas.

Gov’t pleads guilty

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn told parliamentarians on Thursday that the recent political unrest and the associated violence that have erupted across parts of the Oromia Regional State and the Kimant Community of the North Gondar Zone, Amhara Regional State occurred due to the lack of rapid response from the government for the question raised by the people.

AU to dispatch mission for Darfur referendum

The Transitional Darfur Regional Authority (TDRA) on Wednesday presented its demand on acquiring the presence of African Union (AU) in the upcoming referendum scheduled to take place on the April 11.

Raising African consciousness

Ethiopian playwright and novelist Abé Gubegna served as a prominent voice against human injustice throughout the 1960s and 70s. To date, he still stands as one of the country's most outspoken freedom fighters to denounce the pillaging, torturing, and killing of Ethiopian people. Abé's most renowned piece of work remains the 1962 classic “Aliwalidim”, an introspective satire from the perspective of a baby who refuses to emerge from his mother's womb. At the time, it was considered so notorious that the Ethiopian government banned it, making it illegal to read.

Court lifts ban on AEUP

The Third Civil Bench of the Federal First Instance Court at Arada on March 5, 2016 lifted the ban on Abebaw Mehari, president of the All Ethiopia Unity Party (AEUP), which prohibited him from not using the stamp of the party.

Ethiopia plans leave its mark on UNSC

At the official launching of its candidacy for the non-permanent membership at the United Nation Security Council (UNSC), Ethiopia announced its intentions to push for the adoption of more proactive and preventive conflict resolution mechanisms at the UNSC especially regarding conflicts in Africa.

Ethiopia plans leave its mark on UNSC

At the official launching of its candidacy for the non-permanent membership at the United Nation Security Council (UNSC), Ethiopia announced its intentions to push for the adoption of more proactive and preventive conflict resolution mechanisms at the UNSC especially regarding conflicts in Africa.

David Cameron to visit Ethiopia

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, David Cameron, is scheduled to visit Ethiopia at the end of this month, leading a delegation of ministers and top government officials, diplomatic sources told The Reporter.