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By Graham Peebles Millions of the poorest and most vulnerable people in Ethiopia are once again at risk of starvation. Elderly men and women, weak and desperate, wait for food and water; malnourished children lie dying; livestock, bones protruding, perish. According to a statement issued by the World Food Programme (WFP) on 6 February, over…

By Graham Peebles Millions of the poorest and most vulnerable people in Ethiopia are once again at risk of starvation. Elderly men and women, weak and desperate, wait for food and water; malnourished children lie dying; livestock, bones protruding, perish. According to a statement issued by the World Food Programme (WFP) on 6 February, over…

Millions of the poorest, most vulnerable people in Ethiopia are once again at risk of starvation. Elderly men and women, weak and desperate, wait for food and water; malnourished children lie dying; livestock, bones protruding, perish. According to a statement issued by the World Food Programme (WFP) on 6th February, over 10 million of the…

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ESAT News May 09, 2014   Sources have indicated that detained members of the bloggers collective, Zone 9 and three other journalists that have appeared in court within the past couple of days are to be reportedly charged of forming a link with U.K. registered press freedom organisation, Article 19 and working…

ESAT News May 07, 2014 Students of the Haromaya University, Eastern Ethiopia, who have been evicted following the protests held in relation to the new Addis Abeba City Master Plan in the past weeks and now sheltered inside Harar Mekanselam and Dire Dawa Medhanealem Churches, have beseeched for help. Over 200 students…

Students protest extends into several areas of Oromia region ESAT News May 2, 2014 The students protest in many areas of the Oromia region, Ethiopia has intensified leading to the deaths of at least 40 civilians in the region under the hands of government forces. According to our sources within the senior…

ESAT News May 1, 2014 The number of people killed in Gendaweha, North Western Ethiopia by the Federal Police has reached five; other four have been seriously wounded and are now receiving treatment in Gonder Hospital. Although the Woreda Administrators have summoned the residents for talks; the people have said that they…

ESAT News April 29, 2014 Several university students in Ambo, Jimma, Nekemt and others are protesting the new Addis Abeba City Master Plan, which the City believes will reduce the City’s land shortage problems. Students in Wellega University have been injured due to actions taken by securities. Gebru Gebremariam, former MP and…

ESAT News April 24, 2014                               Members of the Special Force have attacked protesting students in Semera, Afar region of Eastern Ethiopia. A number of students have been admitted to hospital while others have been detained. The high school and college students had blocked transportation in the morning before the Special Force intervened…