Daily Archives: July 6, 2020

Death toll in Ethiopian protests after killing of singer jumps to 156

ADDIS ABABA, The number of people killed in protests in Ethiopia following the slaying of a popular singer has jumped to 156 from the initial tally of 80, a senior regional security official said. The protests were sparked by the

Somalia: Joint Market and Supply Chain Update, 28th June — 05th July, 2020

¨ Scarcity of fruits and vegetables such as bananas, tomatoes, onions, watermelons continue in most regions and prices remain high. ¨ Fuel prices have remained low throughout Somalia and some locations have reported decreases this week. ¨ Cross border trade

Hachalu Hundessa: charismatic musician who wasn’t afraid to champion Ethiopia’s Oromo

Anyone who steps into the public sphere in Ethiopia is also a potential political leader. In this atmosphere, an outspoken musician runs a high risk of falling foul of the authorities. One such story unfolded last week – the inexplicable, and still

At Least 166 Killed in Ethiopia After Week of Violence

WASHINGTON – Widespread violence in the past week in Ethiopia following the shooting death of a popular Oromo singer has killed at least 166 people, officials said Monday. Police said about 2,000 people have been arrested in Oromia Regional State, including some senior political leaders

La Soka Gakkai se joint à l’OIBT pour soutenir la restauration des forêts au Togo en Afrique de l’Ouest

TOKYO, 6 juillet 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Le 1er juillet 2020, Minoru Harada, président de l’organisation bouddhiste Soka Gakkai, a rencontré Dr Gerhard Dieterle, directeur général de l’Organisation internationale des bois tropicaux (OIBT), pour la signature d’un protocole sur le lancement d’un projet