The President of Ethio-Somali Region is “Captured”

Mengistu D. Aseefa, for East African Policy Research Institute The Ethiopia Somali Regional State President Abdi Mohamoud Omar aka Abdi Illey is said to be captured today. He had resigned his post yesterday.  He surrendered to the Ethiopian army early this morning after his initial attempt to escape to Puntland was blocked by the army.  The unprecedented clash … Continue reading The President of Ethio-Somali Region is “Captured”

Ethiopia: INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE RECENT VIOLENCE IN ETHIOPIA ESSENTIAL: EU

Etenesh Abera for Addisstandard   In a statement by spokesperson released this afternoon regarding the current situation in Ethiopia, the European Union (EU) said it was “essential that independent investigations on all acts of violence are conducted.” The statement from the EU came in  the wake of increasing numbers of violence, including ethnic-based in nature, seen … Continue reading Ethiopia: INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE RECENT VIOLENCE IN ETHIOPIA ESSENTIAL: EU