Earlier this week, I noted that we should all be very careful about assigning guilt given the fog of war and disinformation that abounds in Ethiopia. However, in a shocking development, Sekuture Getachew, a high-level TPLF official, admitted on Dimsti Weyane TV show that the TPLF conducted a “preemptive strike” against the Ethiopian National Defense Forces, Northern Command. Continue reading TPLF Admits Sparking Tigray Conflict in Ethiopia→
An arrest warrant has been issued for members of the TPLF Junta for committing treason, according to the Federal Police Commission. In a statement issued yesterday, the Commission said TPLF Junta has committed treason by attacking the North Command of the National Defence Forces located in Tigray regional state. Continue reading Arrest Warrant Issued for TPLF Members→
On September 13, 2020, two days into the Ethiopian New Year, H.E. Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed dropped a thunderbolt on Ethiopia! He announced in an unscheduled, nationally televised address demonetization of the current notes and introduction of new Birr notes for 10, 50, and 100 denominations and a novel Birr 200. Within 90 days, the old notes will no longer serve as a legal tender. Continue reading PM Abiy Ahmed’s Project X Thunderbolt→
Joint graduation ceremonies of 33rd round of National Service and 11th round of technical school was held in Sawa. The 1078 students – 463 of them female – graduated in electronics, computer maintenance, auto mechanics, hydraulics fields etc.