Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Prominent Political Analyst, Fekade Shewakena, Passed Away

Abbay Media News Samuel Tafesse Former Addis Ababa University lecturer and prominent political analyst of Ethiopian affairs, Fekade Shewakena, passed away, on May 9th, 2017. Fekade...

Ethiopia Still Holding Many Journalists and Opposition Party Members Without Charge

Abbay Media News Samuel Tafesse Since declaring a state of emergency, the Ethiopian government has arrested numerous journalists, opposition party members, university students, and many others...

University of Washington Started Offering ‘Ge’ez’

Abbay Media News Girma Alemu'Ge'ez' originated from the northern part of Ethiopia and Eritrea. It used to be an official national language during earlier Ethiopian kingdoms.‘Ge'ez’...

Ethiopia is facing foreign currency shortage

Abbay Media News Shiberu Tamerat The head of the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) Mr. Tekelewolde Atnafu, said the amount of foreign reserve in the nation's coffers...

South Africa will withdraw its Troops from DR Congo

Abbay Media News Girma AlemuThe document released from Jacob Zuma’s office indicates; South African Soldiers who are serving in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) under...
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Ethiopia Celebrates 76th Patriots’ Victory Day

May 5th, 2017,  Ethiopia commemorated the 76th anniversary of the victory against the then fascist Italian aggression. It is to be remembered that Italian...

A Mother Received the Body of her Son Who Died in Prison

Abbay Media News Girma AlemuThe popular uprisings in Gondar, especially in Wolqayit, have become the cause of detention for many youths and unexplained disappearance of...

Traders in Gondar denied the right to sale Teddy’s CD

Abbay Media News Girma AlemuMerchants in Bahir Dar and Gondar are denied the right to sell Teddy’s album entitled ‘Ethiopia’. The new CD is not...

UN High Commission for Human Rights Finding a Partner in the Unlikeliest Place

Abbay Media News Gadissa Kuma On May 4, 2017 the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, met with the press in Addis...