July 12, 2020 (GSN) - Youths carrying sticks and metal rods in the Oromia region have attacked people from other ethnic groups, residents and witnesses said. Properties belonging to non-ethnic Oromos were attacked and businesses vandalized, burned, or looted by the organized mobs in Arsi Negele, Robe, Adaba, Asasa, Ziway, and other towns of the region, according to multiple witnesses.
July 01, 2020 (GSN) - At least 10 people died and more than 80 were wounded when the killing of a popular singer triggered blasts and protests in Ethiopia’s capital and the surrounding Oromiya region, police and a doctor said.
June 10, 2020(GSN) - Ethiopia's upper house speaker resigned on in apparent protest at the postponement of planned elections in the Horn of Africa country over the coronavirus, a sign of growing tension between her party and the government.
June 06, 2020 (GSN) - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made an appearance at an anti-racism protest on Parliament Hill, showing up unannounced to hear speeches from activists demanding fairer treatment from police for minorities.
May 13, 2020 (GSN) - The Sudanese Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources announced, that Sudan rejected an Ethiopian proposal to sign a partial agreement to fill the Renaissance Dam Lake, which is expected to start next July.