Ethiopia: Oppositions report fourth post-election death

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 @ 11:02 pm

Semayawi and Arena-Tigrai parties reported two deaths putting the total post-election death claims at four, coupled with those from Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC). Semayawi party’s founding member and parliamentary candidate for Debre Markos [...]

Ethiopian Election Board: "This is not the end of the world"

Thursday, June 4, 2015 @ 5:39 pm

[Updated with a remark from MEDREK’s spokesperson] * No opposition party lodged complaint as per the procedure * Don’t disregard the win by EPRDF affiliate parties * Bonga will vote on June 14 . The National Election Board Ethiopia [...]

David Shinn: Ethiopians ain’t Raged enough to Revolt

Friday, June 17, 2011 @ 4:50 am

Former US Ambassador to Ethiopia David H. Shinn claimed the revolts in Northern African and Middle East, dubbed ‘Arab Spring’, are unlikely to spread into the Horn of Africa. David Shinn made the remark in his article titled, [...]

EU Observers Validate Ethiopian Election with Moderate Recommendations

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 @ 6:11 am

[Use the link at the bottom to download the full report in English or Amharic] EU Observers released their final report on Ethiopian election on Monday. Given the moderateness of the report, it is puzzling why the Ethiopian government refused to host the press conference to release the report, which was held in Brussels rather than in Addis Ababa. [...]

Provisional Results for Federal & State legislative seats

Friday, May 28, 2010 @ 8:05 pm

The National Election Board of Ethiopia has released a more complete provisional result of the 4th National & Regional Election held on May 23/2010. Accordingly, EPRDF & its associate parties won most of the seats of the federal parliament [...]

AU Election Observers – Preliminary Statement

Friday, May 28, 2010 @ 7:59 pm

The African Union Observer Mission has released,on May 26, its Preliminary Statement of its observations of the 4th National and Regional election of Ethiopia held on May 23/2010. Here are the main sections of the report. PRELIMINARY OBSERVATIONS 1. [...]