Thursday, March 30, 2023

Tag: Tigray

UNICEF, Sweden voice concerns over Tigray crisis

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Swedish Embassy in Addis Ababa have expressed their concerns regarding the humanitarian situation and the vulnerability of children in Tigray.

Government to launch Tigray rehabilitation project

The federal government of Ethiopia, the Tigray Interim Administration and other development partners are set to launch Tigray rehabilitation project next week. 

PMO reveals crimes against civilians during the war in Tigray

After months of accusations forwarded by Western governments over the widespread violation of human rights and denial of access to aid in Tigray regional state, the Ethiopian government admitted that crimes against civilians were committed by the Ethiopian National Defense Forces (ENDF) during the war in the region.

UN condemns arbitrary arrests of at least 200 IDPs in Tigray

The Head of the United Nation’s Resident Coordinator in Ethiopia, Catherine Sozi, condemned what she described as arbitrary arrests, beatings and other forms of ill-treatment of more than 200 people in a raid by “soldiers” in Shire town in the Tigray region.

Joint team to start investigation in Tigray

All the necessary initial preparations have already been finalized by the joint team from the United Nations (UN) and the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) to kick off field investigations into the alleged human rights abuses in the Tigray region in a few weeks, The Reporter has learnt.


“Massive” cyber attack crashes African Union’s system

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

What’s Ethiopia’s economy lacking?

The economist explains Ayele Gelan is a senior research economist...

New central bank’s governor reveals priorities to get economy back on feet

The newly appointed National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) governor,...

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