Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Tag: Opposition

Opposition invited for Abiy’s swearing-in

In an unprecedented show of gesture, the disgruntled opposition camp in Ethiopia has received formal invitation to attend the swearing-in of Abiy Ahmed (PhD), chairman of the Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), as Prime Minister of the country, scheduled for Monday, April 2, 2018.

Decision to free detainees lauded far and wide

Western governments as well as global human rights advocates and others have commended the Ethiopian government for releasing prominent opposition politician Merera Gudina (PhD) along with hundreds in detention over the past few years.

Underrated local elections

Zemelak Ayitenew (PhD) is an Associate Professor at the Centre for Federal Studies, Addis Ababa University, and Extraordinary Associate Professor at Dullah Omar Institute, University of the Western Cape.

Opposition parties express concern over border conflict

The Ethiopian Federal Democratic Unity Forum (Medrek), the All Ethiopian Unity Party (AEUP) and Blue Party (Blue) Thursday expressed concern over the recent conflict that erupted along the Oromia-Ethiopian Somali Region border.