Daily Archives: November 29, 2020


The Ethiopian government launched a manhunt on Sunday for leaders of a rebellious faction in the northern region of Tigray after announcing federal troops had taken over the regional capital and military operations were complete. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed government

Ethiopia: Tigray Region Humanitarian Update – Situation Report No. 6 (26 November 2020)

According to the Governemnt of Ethiopia, the third and final phase of their “law enforcement operations” is launched towards Mekelle city, capital of Tigray region, a city of more than 500,000 people. This came following the expiration of the 72-hour

UNHCR Regional Update #4: Ethiopia Situation (Tigray Region), 25-27 November 2020

▪ UNHCR High Commissioner Filippo Grandi is in Sudan from 26-29 November to meet with government officials and partners along with visits to Hamdayet reception center and Um Rakuba camp. ▪ More than 43,000 Ethiopian refugees have crossed into East

Ethiopia unrest: Federal military has taken ‘full control’ of rebel Tigray capital – PM Abiy

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said that military operations in the northern region of Tigray have been completed, shortly after he announced federal troops had seized full control of the regional capital Mekelle. “I am pleased to share

President Sahlework Leaves for Djibouti

Addis Ababa,  President Sahlework Zewdie has left to Djibouti this morning for an official working visit. During her visit, the president is expected to meet with Djiboutian President, Ismail Omar Guelleh, to discuss bilateral and regional issues of mutual interest.

Regions, City Administrations Congratulate Ethiopians for Taking Full Control of Mekelle

Addis Ababa  Ethiopia’s regional states and city administrations have congratulated all Ethiopians for the full seizure of the city of Mekelle by Ethiopian National Defense Forces (ENDF). All the regional states including the two city administrations have expressed their congratulatory

Israeli Integration Minister Arrives in Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa,  Israeli Integration Minister, Pnina Tamano-Shata has arrived in Addis Ababa today for a working visit. State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Tsion Teklu and Israeli Ambassador to Ethiopia Raphael Morav accorded a warm welcome to Tamano-Shata at Bole International

PM Abiy to Respond to MPs’ Queries Tomorrow

Addis Ababa  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is set to respond to members of the House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) queries on current national issues on Monday, the house said. The House will hold its 6th year second extraordinary session tomorrow in