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News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Ethiopia: SNNPRS Council Approves Legal Framework Which Makes Hawassa City Accountable to Future Sidama Regional State

Published on: Saturday 19 October 2019
Ethiopia: SNNPRS Council Approves Legal Framework Which Makes Hawassa City Accountable to Future Sidama Regional State
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910190093.html

The ongoing meeting by the Council of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and People's Regional State (SNNPRS) approved a legal framework document which makes the city of Hawassa, currently the capital city of SNNPRS, accountable to the future Sidama Regional State (RST), DW Amharic reported.

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: ‘Killing us for no reason’: Ethiopia’s Peace Prize laureate called on to address deaths

Published on: Wednesday 16 October 2019
‘Killing us for no reason’: Ethiopia’s Peace Prize laureate called on to address deaths
News source: https://www.phnompenhpost.com/international/killing-us-no-reason-ethiopias-peace-prize-laureate-called-address-deaths

For decades, herders in Ethiopia’s Lower Omo Valley have relied on guns to fend off rivals as well as hyenas and lions roaming the forests and plains. But over the past month, security forces have embarked on a campaign of forced disarmament that pastoralist leaders say has been accompanied by shooting of civilians, mass detentions and beatings.

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: 'Killing without any reason': Deaths in rural Ethiopia spark outcry

Published on: Tuesday 15 October 2019
'Killing without any reason': Deaths in rural Ethiopia spark outcry
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/killing-without-reason-deaths-rural-ethiopia-spark-outcry-032902013.html

For decades, herders in Ethiopia's Lower Omo Valley have relied on guns to fend off rivals as well as hyenas and lions roaming the forests and plains. Witness accounts from the Lower Omo Valley bolster critics who contend that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed -- named the winner of this year's Nobel

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Ethiopia: Drought - Emergency Plan of Action Final Report (MDRET016)

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
Ethiopia: Drought - Emergency Plan of Action Final Report (MDRET016)
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/ethiopia/ethiopia-drought-emergency-plan-action-final-report-mdret016

According to Ethiopia’s National Disaster Risk Management ... While some parts of Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region (SNNP) had good pasture coverage, lowland areas of south ...

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Ethiopia: Lowland Wheat Initiative Kicks Off in Ethiopia

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Ethiopia: Lowland Wheat Initiative Kicks Off in Ethiopia
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910080351.html

This initiative is being implemented in Awash (Oromia and Afar regions), Wabeshebelle (Somali Region), and Omo (Southern Nations ... will contribute to achieving Ethiopia's import substitution ...

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Foreign nationals protest outside the UNHCR's offices in Pretoria

Published on: Tuesday 10 September 2019
Foreign nationals protest outside the UNHCR's offices in Pretoria
News source: https://www.iol.co.za/pretoria-news/news/foreign-nationals-protest-outside-the-unhcrs-offices-in-pretoria-32737430

Pretoria - A group of foreign nationals consisting of women, children as well as men demanded that the United Nations High Commission for Refugees Regional Office for Southern Africa ... Malawi, ...

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Ethiopia and the European Union Launch $16.5 Million Coffee Project

Published on: Monday 09 September 2019
Ethiopia and the European Union Launch $16.5 Million Coffee Project
News source: https://dailycoffeenews.com/2019/09/09/ethiopia-and-the-european-union-launch-16-5-million-coffee-project/

Focused on Ethiopia’s primary growing regions within Oromia, Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples (SSNPR), and Amhara, the project includes a wide range of objectives, including: improving food ...

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Ethiopia Faces Showdown Over Push for New Region

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Ethiopia Faces Showdown Over Push for New Region
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907180010.html

At present, Ethiopia is partitioned into nine semi ... The Sidama have agitated for years to leave the diverse Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region of which they are a part ...

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Activists move to declare new federal state in Southern Ethiopia

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
Activists move to declare new federal state in Southern Ethiopia
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/07/15/activists-move-to-declare-new-federal-state-in-southern-ethiopia/

Speculation is rife in Ethiopia that the Sidama area in the southern region will be granted a referendum to determine whether it should become its own federal state. Sidama is currently part of the ...

News Ethiopia Southern Nations,: Ethiopia starts rationing electricity for homes and industries

Published on: Friday 17 May 2019
News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20190517170138-wdc23/

ARCHIVE PHOTO: A general view shows the Gibe III hydroelectric dam during its inauguration in Shoma Yero village in Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region in Ethiopia, December 17 ...