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What it took for Ethiopia to lose access to hacking tools it used against journalists in the U.S. »


Now we know what it takes to get your hacking tools taken away if you’re a repressive government. It’s not…

Jul 13 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Journalist Reeyot Alemu released – ርዕዮት ዓለሙ የአመክሮ ጊዜዋ ተጠናቆ ከእስር ተለቀቀች »

ርዕዮት ዓለሙ የአመክሮ ጊዜዋ ተጠናቆ ከእስር ተለቀቀች Journalist Reeyot Alemu released

ርዕዮት ዓለሙ የአመክሮ ጊዜዋ ተጠናቆ ከእስር ተለቀቀች በሽብር ወንጀል ተፈርዶባት በይግባኝ በአምስት ዓመት ፅኑ እስራት ተቀጥታ በማረሚያ የነበረችው ጋዜጠኛ ርዕዮት…

Jul 9 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Ethiopia releases detained bloggers and journalists »

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Five imprisoned Ethiopian bloggers and journalists have been released in Addis Ababa, after government prosecutors dropped the charges against them,…

Jul 9 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

ሁሉም መንገድ ፍራንክፈርት ያደርሳል! »


ምሥጢረ  ኃይለ ሥላሴ (Click here for the pdf version) የአውርፓ የባህልና የስፖርት ፌደሬሽን የሚያዘጋጀውና በናፍቆት የሚጠበቀው 13ኛው የእግር ኳስ ውድድር…

Jul 4 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Cyber Posta Bet

Exchange messages in Amharic and send ethiopian postcards to friends and relatives

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.