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Ethiopia faces social media blackout after new ethnic unrest »

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By  The Associated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia faces a social media blackout as clashes intensify between ethnic groups…

Dec 13 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

እያንዣበበ ያለው አደጋና ማድረግ ያለብን (ባይሳ ዋቅ-ወያ) »

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ለውይይት መነሻ “ከየት እንደምጀምር ግራ ገባኝ እንጂ ማድረግ ያለብኝን ጠንቅቄ አውቃለሁ፣” አለች ቢምቢዋ ባህር ዳር ራቁታቸውን ፀሃይ ለመሞቅ የተኮለኮሉትን የነጭ…

Dec 12 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

Ethiopia – Dissidents Targeted with new commercial spyware »

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By Bill Marczak, Geoffrey Alexander, Sarah McKune, John Scott-Railton, and Ron Deibert originally published by CitizenLab December 5, 2017 Key Findings This report describes how Ethiopian…

Dec 6 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

Ethiopia among the 3 worst abusers of Internet Freedom »

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For the third consecutive year, China was the world’s worst abuser of internet freedom, followed by Syria and Ethiopia. The…

Dec 1 2017 / Comments Off / Read More »

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First Prize of the African Information Society Initiative - 2005

CyberEthiopia was awarded the First Prize of the 2005 Africa Information Society Media Awards (AISI) introduced in 2003 to encourage more informed coverage of the Information Society and the Information Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D).


Political Internet Filtering in Ethiopia

Ethiopia is the only country in sub-Saharan Africa to actively engage in political censorship of the Internet. Since May 2006, the top five most popular Ethiopian web sites (including CyberEthiopia) and several blogs have been blocked across the nation. The apparent objective is to prevent the dissemination of information that is critical of the regime.