Nationwide boycott of exams, classes going strong

January 29th, 2006

Addis Ababa, Jan 29, 2006 – The nationwide boycott of exams and classes that is called by Tegbar Student Association, in collaboration with Tegbar League in Ethiopia, is going strong. Students and teachers in elementary and high schools through the country are heeding the call and walking out of classes. In Addis Ababa, despite an … Continue reading »

Tegbar town hall meeting in Washington DC, January 22

January 20th, 2006

Tegbar civic group’s Washington DC Chapter will hold a town hall meeting on Sunday, Jan 22, in Washington DC starting at 4 PM. Guest speakers will be prominent journalist Mulugeta Lule and popular artist Tamagn Beyene. Ato Mulugeta Lule will discuss how pro-democracy forces can influence the U.S. policy towards Ethiopia. Ato Tamagn will discuss … Continue reading »

Tegbar Student Association calls for boycott of national exams, classes

January 19th, 2006

Addis Ababa, Jan 19, 2006 – Tegbar Student Association, in collaboration with Tegbar League in Ethiopia, made a call today to all students and teachers through out the country to boycott the national high school exams that will be given next week. The association also called on college students to boycott classes during this time. … Continue reading »

March on Washington DC

January 12th, 2006

A large protest march is being organized in Washington DC jointly by all Ethiopian civic and political organizations, including the support committees of the two major parties, CUD and UEDF. The purpose of the march is to appeal to the U.S. Government to stop supporting Meles Zenawi’s dictatorial regime that’s torturing and murdering members of … Continue reading »