Author: Abrham Yohannes

Abrham Yohannes Hailu Licensed Lawyer & Consultant

Should Diaspora Members Be Allowed to Practice Law?

Should Diaspora Members Be Allowed to Practice Law?

Justice, foreign ministries’ officials locked in dispute over issue

In a rare intra-ministry squabble, authorities at the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) find themselves at odds with their counterparts at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) over whether Ethiopian born foreign nationals with training in law could practice their trade in Ethiopian courts   read full story at Addisfortune.

Ethiopian Broadcasting Authority Directives

                             Directive No. 01/2008

WHEREAS, Commercial Radio Broadcasting Service is an alternative broadcasting service in providing education, entertainment, information to the public and it is found essential to develop and expand this service; and
WHEREAS, it is essential to ensure fair utilization of the limited radio wave wealth of the country by allocating Commercial Broadcasting Service equitably and ensuring fair competition; and
WHEREAS, it is essential to establish a system of controlling and monitoring the service in a transparent and accountable manner,
NOW, THEREFORE, this Directive is issued pursuant to Article 47 of Proclamation No. 533/2007.


Community Radio Broadcasting Service Directive No. 02/2008

Community Radio Broadcasting Service Directive

Whereas, a community Radio Broadcasting Service plays a significant role in fulfilling education, information and entertainment needs of a community which the commercial and government broadcasting service do not cover;

Whereas, it is necessary to expand and develop the service in order to fulfill the needs for information, education and entertainment of each nation, nationality, and people for our country being the home to various nations, nationalities and peoples;

Whereas, it necessitates the appropriate usage of the limited radio frequency resource that belongs to the people in common;

Now, therefore; in accordance with Article 47 of the Broadcasting proclamation No. 533/2007, it is hereby issued as follows:

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Broadcasting Service Grievance Handling Directive No 03/2008

Whereas, it is very important of the community participation in developing the broadcasting service to play in political, social, economic role, one of the participation indicators are providing the grievance on the broadcasters;

Whereas, it is essential to set the grievance handling procedure in order to provide the broadcasting service listener or viewers grievance and information about broadcasters and get the necessary decision;

Now, therefore; this directive in accordance with Article 47 of the broadcasting service proclamation No 533/2007 it is hereby issued.

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Subscription Broadcasting Service Directive No. 04/2009

Whereas, providing service of foreign broadcast programs with payment to the society is an option of fulfilling the need of information, entertainment and education to the society;

Whereas, it is essential to follow up and control this broadcasting service option in the manner of transparency and accountability;

Whereas, it is necessary to issue the license to the applicants, who need to provide service of foreign broadcasting service to customer, by ascertaining, checking their competency;

Now, therefore, in accordance with article 47 of the Broadcasting Service Proclamation No 533/2007 it is hereby issued.

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Directives and Guidelines of Ethiopian Civil Service Agency

Directives and Guidelines of Ethiopian Civil Service Agency

Promotion Directive

Permanent Employment  Directive

Temporary Employment  Directive

Transfer Directive

Guards Improved Working  Hours Directive

Qualification Requirement Directive

Allowances Guideline

Inspection Guideline

Transfer Guideline

Health & Occupational  Safety Guideline

TVET Certificate & Diploma Employment Salary Level

Circular on Proclamation No 515-1999 EC -Explanation of Federal Civil Service Agency

በኮንትራት/ በጊዜያዊነት በፌዴራል የመንግስት መሥሪያ ቤቶች ተቀጥረው የሚገኙ ሠራተኞችን ቋሚ ለማድረግ የወጣ የአፈጻጸም መመሪያ

በፌዴራል መንግስት መስሪያ ቤቶች በሚገኙና ከመደበኛ የስራ ሰዓት ውጪ በዘላቂነት አገልግሎት መስጠት በሚያስገድዱ የሾፌር መደቦች ላይ ተመድበው ለሚሠሩ ሠራተኞች ልዩ አበል ስለሚፈቀድበት ሁኔታና ስለክፍያው መጠን ለመወሰን የወጣ መመሪያ