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By Mahlet Fasil @MahletFasil  Addis Abeba, June, 14, 2021 – The Wolaita National Movement and Wolaita People Democratic Front released a pre-election survey report.

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By Bileh Jelan @BilehJelan Addis Abeba, June 14, 2021 – Ahmedin Jebel, a prominent muslim cleric who was running for the House of People’s Representatives for Jimma city, announced via a post on his facebook his withdrawal from the upcoming election.

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By Getahun Tsegaye @GetahunTsegay11 Addis Abeba, June 12/2021 – The South West Regional State referendum Organizing Committee has requested the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) to reconsider its decision to extend the planned referendum date.

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By Medihane Ekubamichael @Medihane Addis Abeba, June 12, 2021 – In a press conference, Gebreegziabher Aregawi, Director of the Tigray Regional State Agricultural and Rural Development Bureau Disaster Risk Management Directorate, said that 6.3 people in Tigray require immediate humanitarian assistance.

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By Eyob Beyene Addis Abeba, June 12, 2021 – Ever since Abiy Ahmed was installed as Prime Minister in 2018 by the then ruling EPRDF party, following the 2016-2018 popular unrest, Ethiopia and Ethiopians have been continuously experiencing massive displacements, political violence, conflicts, and wars of varying scales.

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By Bileh Jelan @BilehJelan Addis Abeba, June 12/2021 – In a statement released last night by the State Department, the United States said it was “gravely concerned about the environment under which these upcoming elections are to be held,” and cited “the detention of opposition politicians, harassment of independent media, .

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By Etenesh Abera @EteneshAb Addis Abeba, June 11/2021 – Henrietta Fore, UNICEF’s Executive Director, said “without humanitarian access to scale up our response, an estimated 33,000 severely malnourished children in currently inaccessible areas in Tigray are at high risk of death.

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By Getahun Tsegaye @GetahunTsegay11 Addis Abeba, June 11, 2021 – Following an announcement of the National Election Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) to postpone the South West Regional referendum, Kaffa and Daworo zones voiced their disappointment.

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By Mahlet Fasil @MahletFasil Addis Abeba, June 10, 2021- At a presser the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) gave to the media today, it unveiled a date for a second round of elections in 54 constituencies despite scheduling the date for polling in said constituencies on June 21.

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By Ayele Gelan @AyeleGelan Addis Abebe, June 10, 2021 – The recent US government sanction on Ethiopia has exacerbated polarization of public opinion among Ethiopians both at home and abroad.

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By Bileh Jelan @BilehJelan  Addis Abeba, June 10, 2021 – Following an official one-day visit to Sudan by Egyptian ministers of Foreign Affairs and Irrigation and a meeting with senior officials in Sudan, the two sides issued a joint statement on the meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and .

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By  Getahun Tsegaye @GetahunTsegay11 Addis Ababa June 10, 2021– The role of civic society organizations (CSOs)in elections often takes the form of support for institutional processes and creates awareness in a given community to substantiate democratic and peaceful electoral environments.

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Addis Abeba, June 10/2021 – According to the East Wellega Zonal Disaster Risk Management Office (DRMO), the number of conflict-displaced people (IDP) in East Wollega Zone, in Oromia regional state, has reached 55,163 (9,825 households) following the recent wave of insecurity in Limmu, Haro Limmu and Guto Gida Woredas of .

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By Asress Adimi Gikay @RealAsressGikay Addis Abeba, June 9, 2021 – The Ethiopian Parliament enacted a modern law governing security rights in movable assets in 2019.

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By Etenesh Abera @EteneshAb Addis Abeba, June 9, 2021 – On Monday, June 7, 2021 state run media announced that schools have reopened in Tigray’s capital Mekelle.

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By Siyanne Mekonnen @Siyaanne Addis Abeba, June 9, 2021– The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees expressed concerns over the reports of three individuals who were returned from Djibouti to Addis Ababa last week.

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By Mahlet Fasil @MahletFasil Addis Abeba, June 8, 2021- The Bench Sheko zone in Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples Region (SNNPR)  experienced another bout of violence on June 4, 2021 resulting in killing of security forces and displacement of thousands of people in Guraferda Woreda.The administrator of the woreda, Sisay .

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Kenya-Ethiopia Government officials met today and commenced Moyale One Stop Border Post (OSBP) operations, raising hopes to bolster trade and cooperation between the two nations ·          Once operationalized, Moyale One-Stop Border Post will be the first of its kind in Ethiopia and the fifth for Kenya with other operational OSBPs .

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By Siyanne Mekonnen @Siyaanne  Addis Abeba, June 7, 2021- Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said that Ethiopia is facing challenges from traitors from within as well as outsiders.

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By: Etenesh Abera  @EteneshAb  Addis Abeba, June 7, 2021- Lake Hawassa is one of the jewels of the capital of the newly formed Sidama Regional State and former South Nation Nationalities Peoples Region, Hawassa city.

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By Mahlet Fasil @MahletFasil Addis Abeba, June 5, 2021- The Judges at Federal High Court Lideta Branch 3rd Constitutional and Anti-terrorism Bench arrived at guilty veredict on one of the suspects involved in the assassination of General Seare Mekonnen, Chief of staff of the National defense Forces of Ethiopia, and .

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By: Siyanne Mekonnen @siyaanne  Addis Abeba, June 4, 2021-The deputy commander and deputy chief of logistics at the Ethiopian Naval Force, Commodore Waletsa Wacha said that the navy is preparing  by taking into account potential threats.

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By Mahlet Fasil @MahletFasil Addis Abeba, June 3, 2021- The chairwoman of the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE), Birtukan Mideksa was arraigned at Federal High Court Lideta Branch 1st Election Affairs Bench to explain to the court why the board said it finds it difficult to comply with the .

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By Yusuf Ali MOHAMMED @YusufAli Harar and Harari People in a History Glance Addis Abeba, June 03/2021 – According to Article 47 of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) Constitution, among the nine (now ten) semi-autonomous regional states of Ethiopia, the ‘State of Harari People’ Region is the one.

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