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News Ethiopia Tigray: Here's why Ethiopians at Eritrea border reject Abiy's Nobel Peace Prize

Published on: Tuesday 29 October 2019
Here's why Ethiopians at Eritrea border reject Abiy's Nobel Peace Prize
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/10/30/here-s-why-ethiopians-at-eritrea-border-reject-abiy-s-nobel-peace-prize/

Meanwhile, hundreds of kilometres north, frustration with his Eritrea deal is mounting in cities and towns nestled among the steep escarpments of Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region — the area most ...

News Ethiopia Tigray: The threat of intraethnic strife in Ethiopia

Published on: Friday 01 November 2019
The threat of intraethnic strife in Ethiopia
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/threat-intraethnic-strife-ethiopia-191028144228231.html

In Ethiopia, the official recognition of ethnicity as the principal instrument of political organisation was, perhaps, inevitable considering that the armed groups that overthrew the communist Derg ...

News Ethiopia Tigray: Ethiopia’s barrage of challenges

Published on: Friday 01 November 2019
Ethiopia’s barrage of challenges
News source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/50/1203/354966/AlAhram-Weekly/World/Ethiopia%e2%80%99s-barrage-of-challenges.aspx

The general elections of 2015 were internationally criticised because the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front gained all the parliamentary seats, driving protests to spread across ...

News Ethiopia Tigray: Abiy Ahmed’s Nobel Peace Prize reflects his olive branch diplomacy. But some of these overtures have fallen short.

Published on: Monday 21 October 2019
Abiy Ahmed’s Nobel Peace Prize reflects his olive branch diplomacy. But some of these overtures have fallen short.
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/10/22/abiy-ahmeds-nobel-peace-prize-reflects-his-olive-branch-diplomacy-some-these-overtures-have-fallen-short/

This framing of politics led to an approach to peacemaking in Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa that centered on the national leader making symbolic overtures to domestic and foreign rivals in order to ...

News Ethiopia Tigray: 23 New Peace Corps Volunteers Sworn in at U.S. Embassy

Published on: Thursday 05 September 2019
23 New Peace Corps Volunteers Sworn in at U.S. Embassy
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/09/05/23-new-peace-corps-volunteers-sworn-in-at-us-embassy/

These Volunteers will be working on community-based engagement and teaching English in Ethiopian Public Schools within the Amhara, Tigray, Oromia, and SNNP regions. Chargé d’Affaires David said “You ...

News Ethiopia Tigray: Dem 'detain' politician goats for Ethiopia

Published on: Friday 30 August 2019
Dem 'detain' politician goats for Ethiopia
News source: https://www.bbc.com/pidgin/tori-49530655

Dem don gbab di goats of one opposition politician for northern Ethiopia as part of plan to force am to comot hand from politics. Di leader of di Arena Tigray party tell BBC say na di local officials ...

News Ethiopia Tigray: Did the Dutch 'steal' this African food?

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20190508-did-the-dutch-steal-this-african-food

has conducted extensive research in northern Ethiopia’s Tigray region, where injera is baked on a clay griddle and served with meat, vegetable and legume stews. She said there are two colours of teff ...