LATEST ARTICLES

Ethiopian gov’t says 349 suspects arrested in Addis Ababa

Ethiopian government says it has arrested 349 in the capital for crimes ranging from planning terrorism to inciting violence Federal Police and Addis Ababa police during briefing ( photo : EBC) borkena The Federal Police Commission and Addis Ababa Police Commission on Thursday claimed that they have arrested 349 “suspects”, apparently in the capital Addis Ababa.  According to a report by...

“Power struggle and division within the ruling party” one of the reasons for instability in Amhara region : NaMA

NaMA ‘s latest statement is trashed by many Ethiopians, including those who used to support the party , as “opportunist” Belete Molla, NaMA chairman and Federal Minister for Innovation and Technology (Photo : SM) borkena  In a statement released this week, which is highly criticised by activists and politicised Ethiopians in the opposition quarter including some leaders of...

Ethiopia: There is No Siege of Tigray

borkena  There has been claim,  by some US congressman like Brad Sherman , about genocide in Tigray and blockade to food aid to the region.Ann Garrison, who is reporting from Ethiopia, says “There is no siege of Tigray.” Take a listen to the short report below  Video : from  Ann Garrison YouTube channelCover photo : screenshot from the video  __ For more Ethiopian...

Bale Kezeraw ,Brigadier General Shambel Beyene, speaks about his condition 

borkena Ethiopian State-owned Television, Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation,   on Thursday released a short documentary regarding the current situation of now Brigadier Gen. Shambel Beyene, whom most Ethiopians endear to him as “Bale Kezeraw.”  It is apparent that the documentary is meant to be disproving a claim by Ethio 360 media ( featured in the documentary too), which is based in...

201 new coronavirus cases reported across Ethiopia on Thursday

The latest coronavirus update from the Ministry of Health indicates that 201 new coronavirus cases had been reported across Ethiopia over the past 24 hours Credit : CDC Ethiopia Coronavirus update, May 26, 2022 Number‌‌‌ ‌‌‌of‌‌‌ ‌‌‌tested‌‌‌ ‌‌‌people‌‌‌ ‌‌‌over‌‌‌ ‌‌‌the‌‌‌ ‌‌‌past‌‌‌ ‌‌‌twenty-four‌‌‌ ‌‌‌hours:‌ 8,431Newly‌‌‌ ‌‌‌confirmed‌‌‌ ‌‌‌cases:‌ 201Total‌‌‌ ‌‌‌confirmed‌‌‌ ‌‌‌cases:‌ 471,879Active‌‌‌ ‌‌‌cases: 8,516Patients‌‌‌ ‌‌‌in‌‌‌ ‌‌‌the‌‌‌ ‌‌‌Intensive‌‌‌ ‌‌‌Care‌‌‌ ‌‌‌Unit:‌ 13New‌‌‌ ‌‌‌cases‌‌‌ ‌‌‌of‌‌‌...

Temesgen Desalegne arrested as Abiy Ahmed’s gov’t deeps crackdown on media, activists and dissenting voices

Temesgen was in jail for over three years when the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) was in control of the Federal government  Temesgen Desalegne borkena The Ethiopian government on Thursday arrested Journalist Temesgen Desalegne. He is the managing editor of a popular weekly Amharic Magazine, ‘Feteh’ ( it translates to Justice).   His magazine is popular and has a reputation for discussing...

Ethiopia reporting rising number of new coronavirus cases

The number of new coronavirus cases has been increasing in Ethiopia over the past few days. 151 new cases reported across the country over the past 24 hour, according to latest update from the Ministry of Health Ethiopia Coronavirus update, May 25, 2022 Number‌‌‌ ‌‌‌of‌‌‌ ‌‌‌tested‌‌‌ ‌‌‌people‌‌‌ ‌‌‌over‌‌‌ ‌‌‌the‌‌‌ ‌‌‌past‌‌‌ ‌‌‌twenty-four‌‌‌ ‌‌‌hours:‌ 5,545Newly‌‌‌ ‌‌‌confirmed‌‌‌ ‌‌‌cases:‌ 151Total‌‌‌ ‌‌‌confirmed‌‌‌ ‌‌‌cases:‌ 471,678Active‌‌‌ ‌‌‌cases:...

Pan-Africanism Yes! U.S. AFRICOM and NATO No!

Solidarity statement for Africa Liberation Day broadcast over ‘Africans on the Move’ Kwame Nkrumah with Emperor Haileselassie I By Abayomi AzikiweEditor, Pan-African News Wire Address to the Africa Liberation Day Radio Broadcast Note: This statement was delivered to the Africa Liberation Day/Palestine Nakba Day broadcast on Tues. May 24, 2022. The event was sponsored by the All-African People’s Revolutionary Party...

Leul Dr. Asfawossen Asrate Kassa on Emperor Haile Selassie’s Financial crisis during exile

borkena In an interview with Nahoo TV, Leul Asfawossen Asrate Kassa reveals that Emperor Haileselassie I had a financial difficulty when he was in exile in England to the point of selling Empress Menen’s jewelries. Watch the interview Video : embedded from Nahoo TV YouTube channelCover photo : screenshot from the video __ For more Ethiopian News Video, Check HERE Telegram Channel...

Eritrean President Isaias Afeworki speech on the occasion of 31st Independence anniversary

borkena President Isaias Afeworki talked about the preparation TPLF is making for another round of war. He also remarked about the war in Ukraine. He sees is as a making of the United States. Watch his speech. Video : embedded from EriTV YouTube channelCover photo : screenshot from the video __ For more Ethiopian News Video, Check HERE Telegram Channel : t.me/borkena  Join the conversation....