Ethiopia's State of Emergency Extended
The House of Representatives has voted unanimously to extend the current state of emergency by four months. It was first declared in October 2016 and was due to end in April 2017.
IRIN, 3 April 2017
The Ethiopian government has extended a nationwide state of emergency for four months, hailing it as successful in restoring stability after almost a year of popular protests and… Read more »
Al Jazeera, 30 March 2017
The Ethiopian parliament has extended by four months a state of emergency it declared six months ago after almost a year of often violent anti-government demonstrations. Read more »
Ethiopia: Parliament Extends State of Emergency
Addis Standard, 30 March 2017
Ethiopia extended the current State Of Emergency by four additional months. The SoE was first declared in Oct. 2016 and was due to end in April. Read more »
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.