Monday, May 29, 2023

Tag: HPR

Oppositions disgruntled over “rushed” appointments of commissioners

Multiple political parties expressed their disgruntled sentiments over “the rushed appointments” of commissioners to the National Dialogue Commission, before conducting an adequate discussion on...

Government leans toward transitional Justice, MPs query about pardoned TPLF members

The Ministry of Justice said it impeached over 10,000 suspected criminals in the last three years in relation to religious and ethnic conflict.

Ethiopia’s defense budget quadruples

The Parliament approved an additional budget of 90 billion birr defense budget for the coming six months, more than four times higher than the original budget approved for the whole year in June 2021.

Parliament begins accepting nominations for Dialogue Commission

The House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) started to accept nominations for commissionership in the newly established National Dialogue Commission.

Eleven commissioners to get full immunity

Eleven commissioners yet to be appointed by the parliament for newly proposed National Dialogue Commission will get a full immunity from any criminal prosecution during their services, unless caught flagrante delicto.


Dangote, Coca Cola among firms vying for Ethiopia’s sugar factories

Among the 20 companies interested in bidding for Ethiopia's...

Accounting Face-Off

Multinationals See 'Hyperinflation' But Ethiopia Says No While much of...

MPs on TPLF ticket contest identity, boundary bill

The House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) approved a controversial bill to establish a separate commission with a mandate to carry out scientific findings and recommendations related to identity and regional boundaries, on Thursday.

Price-tag: Easter shopping

Followers of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church are preparing to celebrate Easter, this Sunday, a week after the rest of the Christian community across the world. Finishing up the longest lent season in Ethiopian orthodox tradition — Tsome-Hudade—Easter heralds the end of the two-month vegan diet for millions of Ethiopian.