Thursday, March 30, 2023

Tag: AG

Parliament passes resolution to ensure gov’t accountability

The House of People’s Representatives (HPR) has passed a resolution which requires the accountability of Public Offices and Managements in relation to audit findings.

Irate MPs demand top officials to face House, PM over audit findings

Members of Parliament (MPs) have expressed their distaste over the audit reports presented by the Federal Auditor General. The report revealed that no improvements have been made year after year.

Ethiopia publicizes UPR report for first time

The Federal Attorney General has publicized the initial draft report of its Universal Periodical Review (UPR) to collect a feedback and additional comments towards enriching the document which is going to be presented to the United Nations Human Right Council in May, 2019. It is the first time for Ethiopia to publicize external party review of its human right track record and to invite the public to comment on HR matters.   

House asked to push Tigray officials to handover former Intel. Chief,

The Office of Attorney General has requested the House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) to pressuresenior officials of the Tigray RegionalState to handover the former National Intelligence and Security Service Head GetachewAssefa and otherssuspected of serious human rights violations and corruption.

AG indicts former Hawassa mayor over conflict

The Federal Attorney General has instituted charges against top officials of the Southern Regional State including the former Mayor of the regional capital Hawassa, Tewodros Gebaba.


A home away from home

As Rastafari around the world join Ethiopia in commemorating the 1896 victory at the Battle of Adwa, the repatriated community in Shashemene received news that the government is now ready to begin the process of granting permanent residence to those with valid passports

“Massive” cyber attack crashes African Union’s system

Cyber attackers prey on the African Union, resulting in...

City Admin launches building census for property taxation

The Addis Ababa Building Permit and Control Authority has...

Teff prices skyrocket, farmers blame authorities, hoarding intensifies

Residents of Addis Ababa and other major Ethiopian cities...