Hagos Niguse Sibhat

Hagos Niguse Sibhat

Associate Fellow
Research Department:
Intrastate Conflict


since 2022Associate Fellow at PRIF
 Doctoral Candidate in Political Sciences at the Faculty of Social Sciences at Goethe University Frankfurt
2018–2022Directorate Director for News and Programs (Sahoo) at Tigray Mass Media Agency, Ethiopia
2017–2018Lecturer, Directorate Director for Corporate Communication and Marketing at Aksum University, Ethiopia
2015–2017Masters of Arts in Global Political Economy at University of Kassel, Germany
2011–2015Radio Journalist at Dimtsi Weyane Tigray, Ethiopia
2012–2014Masters of Arts in Development Studies at Mekelle University, Ethiopia
2008–2011Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Communication at Bahir-Dar University, Ethiopia


Hagos Niguse Sibhat is working on the following issues:

  • Ethiopia and Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Media, Peace and Ethnic Conflict
  • Political Communication
  • Development Studies
  • The Political Economy of Media


Spreading Hatred: A study of Facebook in Ethiopia | 2018

Niguse Sibhat, Hagos (2018): Spreading Hatred: A study of Facebook in Ethiopia, in: Global Media Review (GMR), 1:2, 1–13.

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