Category Archives: Human Rights

EXILED ETHIOPIAN OLYMPIC RUNNER WHO PROTESTED AGAINST GOVERNMENT RETURNS HOME

ADDIS ABABA-- A medal winning Ethiopian Olympic runner, living in exile in the United States since making a protest gesture against government violence at the 2016 games, returned home on …

Ethiopian Marathoner who Made Rio Protest Returns from Exile

The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish line returned from exile on Sunday after sports officials assured him he will …

Amid Rise in Migration Worldwide, Representatives Underline Segment’s Contribution to Development, as Second Committee Debates Globalization, Interdependence

Information, Communications Technology for Sustainable Development Also Addressed

With migrant numbers skyrocketing worldwide, speakers emphasized that group's contribution to development as well as the need to recognize their qualifications, protect …

Amid Rise in Migration Worldwide, Representatives Underline Segment’s Contribution to Development, as Second Committee Debates Globalization, Interdependence

Information, Communications Technology for Sustainable Development Also Addressed

With migrant numbers skyrocketing worldwide, speakers emphasized that group's contribution to development as well as the need to recognize their qualifications, protect …

Africa Needs More Financing, Debt Relief from International Partners to Realize Shared Vision of Sustainable Development, Speakers Tell General Assembly

Realizing the shared vision of leaving no one behind of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the African Union's Agenda 2063 is contingent on the international community's ability to …

Ethiopia Needs a ‘Synergic Media’ to Promote Democracy: PM Abiy

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said what Ethiopia now needs to promote a genuine democracy is 'Synergic Media', which is called Guide Dog Media, coupled with Watchdog Media.

Synergic …

AU Urges Member States to Ratify Malabo Convention

Addis Ababa The African Union Commission urged member states to ratify the Malabo Convention, which is a legal framework for cyber-security and personal data protection.

AU Commission has organized the …

AU Urges Member States to Ratify Malabo Convention

Addis Ababa The African Union Commission urged member states to ratify the Malabo Convention, which is a legal framework for cyber-security and personal data protection.

AU Commission has organized the …

Ethiopia Appoints First Female Defense Minister

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday appointed Ayisha Mohammed Mussa as first ever female defense minister in the history of Ethiopia.

The House of People's Representatives (HPR) of …

ETHIOPIA’S TIGRAY REGION FREES 43 ERITREANS

ADDIS ABABA-- Forty-three Eritreans arrested by Ethiopia over immigration offences have been released.

The detainees had been arrested over the last 20 years � a period the two countries were …