Day: February 17, 2018

State Of Emergency Declared In Ethiopia Following Prime Minister’s Resignation

On February 16th, 2018, Ethiopia declared a state of emergency after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn announced his decision to step down from his position amid the continuing political crisis in the nation. The Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front’s (EPRDF) coalition council, the nation’s ruling political coalition, “came to the conclusion that imposing emergency

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How the African Union Failed The People Of Western Sahara

On 29th January 2018, the member States of the African Union (AU) voted in favour of Morocco re-joining the esteemed body after the North African country left the institution in 1984.  Morocco’s decision to leave the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), the predecessor of the AU, was based on OAU’s

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