A prominent social media activist Muktar Osman, a lecturer at Jigjiga University is threatened by a mob group called Qerroo, which is led by another Oromo activist Jawar Mohammed. Muktar on his last Facebook update wrote that his life is in danger after several threatening messages sent to his family. […]

After the first ever Irrecha celebration in Addis Ababa last week, Ethiopian social media is erupted by mocks and challenges of the Oromia region deputy President Shimeles Abdisa speech he delivered during the ceremony. During this religious and a peaceful festival, Mr Shimelis went back to 150 years where his […]

Ethiopia and Armenian Armath Engineering Laboratories signed an agreement to implement 51 Armath labs in Ethiopian schools. This came after the Ethiopian High-Tech Ministers and heads of delegations participated in WICT Congress in Armenia visited DigiTec Expo, the largest technological exhibition of the region, Armenian radio reported. The guests were […]

The Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde on Monday disclosed that Ethiopia’s first-ever satellite will be launched into space in December this year with support from the Chinese government. “The first Ethiopian satellite will be launched in December this year from a center in China,” said Zewde, while addressing the new parliamentary […]

Egypt has stepped up its rhetoric against Ethiopia after negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) reached a deadlock. Addis Ababa is building the dam on the Blue Nile, which Cairo says threatens its share of water. The Egyptian ministry of water resources and irrigation said that talks with […]

Ernesto “Che” Guevara was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major figure of the Cuban Revolution, his stylized visage has become a ubiquitous countercultural symbol of rebellion and global insignia in popular culture. Here is an article written by journalist Temesgen Desalegn narrated […]