Ethiopians set to vote in crunch polls amid conflict and apathy

Al Jazeera June 19, 2021 Long-awaited elections due to take place on June 21 but voting will not go...

Ethiopians set to vote in crunch polls amid conflict and apathy

Al Jazeera June 19, 2021 Long-awaited elections due to take place on June 21 but voting will not go ahead in about one-fifth of constituencies due to logistical and...

He Promised Peace. Then He Tore His Country Apart.

New York Times by Tsedale Lemma Ahead of Ethiopia’s general election on Monday, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been laying out his grand ambitions for the country. He...

With her husband a political prisoner in Ethiopia, Minnesota woman fears the worst

Star Tribune by Faiza Mahamud   Arfasse Gemeda is worried about whether she will see her husband again. Jawar Mohammed, a media influencer turned politician, traveled...

10 Armored Cars escort to Kaliti

Jawar Mohammed, Bekele Gerba, and Hamza Borana have been transferred back to Kaliti prison escorted by 10 armored cars. They were admitted to Landmark Hospital on March 2, 2021, after the Federal...

Jailed Ethiopian opposition leaders to end hunger strike

JOHANNESBURG — Attorneys for four jailed Ethiopian opposition figures say they will end their hunger strike on Monday after 39 days. The lawyers said the health of the politicians...

Day 40 of Hunger Strike

After consistent lobbying efforts by elders and notable personalities, Jawar Mohammed, Bekele Gerba and Hamza Borana have agreed to discontinue the hunger strike. The political prisoners will end their hunger strike today...