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Ethiopia in transition

Hundreds of thousands of OLF fans turned op at Addis Abeba Mesqel Square in September 2018. Photo: Social Media By Siyanne Mekonnen @siyaanne  Addis Abeba, March 10/2021 - The opposition party Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) has officially announced that it has withdrawn from the upcoming election. In

By Siyanne Mekonnen @siyaanne  Addis Abeba, March 01/2021 – Faced with delays of various types, the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE) has, for the second time, postponed the candidate registration schedule, originally set to take place between 15 – 28 February 2021.    On February 27,

ONLF's Central Committee emergency meeting held between Jan 20-23 suspended Abdirhman Mahdi (right) and replaced him Rayaale Hamud (left) as interim chairman. Electoral Board has now invalidated the decision. By Bileh Jelan @bilehjelan Addis Abeba, February 17/2021 - Barely two weeks