An Ethiopian worker speaks with a Saudi security force while waiting to be repatriated, in Manfouha

November 11, 2013 An Ethiopian worker speaks with a member of Saudi security forces as she waits in a bus with her countrymen to be repatriated, in Manfouha, southern Riyadh, November 11, 2013. Thousands of mostly African workers gathered in Riyadh on Sunday seeking repatriation after two people were killed in overnight rioting that followed a visa More...

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By Admin On Sunday, November 10th, 2013
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Ethiopian dies during Saudi raid on illegal workers

Saudi police have confirmed an Ethiopian migrant died during raids on illegal workers in the kingdom. Authorities have been searching businesses and public places in search of foreign workers who failed to legalise More...

By Admin On Sunday, November 10th, 2013
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Thousands of Ethiopians in Riyadh seek repatriation after riot

November 10, 2013 RIYADH: Thousands of mostly African workers gathered in Riyadh on Sunday seeking repatriation after two people were killed in overnight rioting that followed a visa crackdown by Saudi authorities. One More...

By Admin On Sunday, November 10th, 2013
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Media organizations urge Ethiopia to release imprisoned journalists

The International Press Institute (IPI) and World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) urged the government to release five journalists imprisoned under the country’s anti-terrorism laws, and More...

By Admin On Saturday, October 12th, 2013
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Eagles Land in Addis Ababa for World Cup Play-off

October 11 2013 Nigeria’s Super Eagles arrived Addis Ababa at 9.10 am (7.10am in Lagos) this morning ahead of Sunday’s 2014 FIFA World Cup play-off against the Walya Antelopes of Ethiopia. The Nigerian More...

By Admin On Friday, October 4th, 2013
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የተስፋዬ ገብረአብ ማንነት ተጋለጠ

Tesfaye-Gebreab ተስፋዬ ገብረአብ ከኤርትራዊያን ቤተሰቦች ቢሾፍቱ ተወልዶ ያደገ በስነጽሁፍ ችሎታው ብዙዎች የሚያደንቁት ጋዜጠኛና ደራሲ More...

By Admin On Wednesday, September 18th, 2013
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In Ethiopia, more land grabs, more indigenous people pushed out

A journalist’s visit to South Omo, where rights groups say police have raped women and otherwise pressured locals to leave an area tagged to become a huge sugar plantation, was quickly curtailed by authorities. Hailewuha More...

By Admin On Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
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Parents found guilty in Hana William’s case

September 9, 2013 The Skagit Valley parents accused of abusing their adopted daughter were convicted by a jury Monday after a five-week trial. Larry and Carri Williams were accused of killing their adopted daughter, More...

By Admin On Friday, August 30th, 2013
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We denounce the terrorist TPLF-EPRDF’s conspiracy to create hostility between religions!

August 29, 2013 The Ethiopian National Transitional Council (ENTC) applauds the recent efforts of the opposition parties in Ethiopia by awakening and leading the people to demand their rights in the face of vicious More...

By Admin On Friday, August 23rd, 2013
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Ethiopia: When a Traditional Past Collides With an Irrigated Future

By William Davison Are the government’s large-scale developments in southern Ethiopia forcing local populations to move with the times or just move out the way? A short stroll away from the bloated Omo River More...

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