Hassen Hussein, for Addis Standard
Addis Abeba, March 05/2018 - In a duel between revolution and reform, slogans play a referee’s role. Once chiseled on the tongues of a people on the move, slogans reduce complex issues into simple catch phrases that animate and captivate the
Addis Abeba, March 04/2018 - In a televised interview with the state run EBC, Abadula Gemeda, speaker of the house of people's representative (Ethiopian parliament) has apologized for erring the vote counting on the parliament's approval of the controversial state of emergency.
The speaker's apology
Addis Abeba, March 03/2018 - According to Art. 93 (2) of the Ethiopian constitution the emergency decree should be "approved by a two-thirds majority vote of members of the House of Peoples' Representatives." This clause was invoked by the Speaker of the House, Abadula Gemeda,