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Interview with Lencho Bati – SBS Rad ...

March 27th, 2015

Lencho Bati, Head of Public Relations and Spokesperson of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF), talks about the recent visit its delegation to Ethiopia [jwplayer mediaid=”8530″]

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Saudi Arabia bombs Yemen, launches coaliti ...

March 26th, 2015

Reuters Saudi Arabian forces, joined by nine other countries, have launched a military operation in Yemen against Shiite Houthi rebels, the Saudi ambassador to the US said. The offensive, which started with airstrikes, will ...

The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight, named as Andreas Lubitz, intentionally started the plane's descent before it crashed into the French Alps, officials say.

Germanwings plane crash: Co-pilot ‘w ...

March 26th, 2015

BBC News The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps, named as Andreas Lubitz, appeared to want to “destroy the plane”, officials said. The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that ...

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Isn’t Oromia a creation of OLF ? Reply t ...

March 26th, 2015

(naomigebashaw@gmail.com) In its latest article entitled, “The origin of ethnic politics in Ethiopia”, Lencho Letta, a former OLF (Oromo Liberation Front) now ODF (Oromo Democratic Front), warned of any efforts to undo the current ...

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Don’t Torpedo The Dam, Full Speed Ah ...

March 26th, 2015

GREGORY WARNER /NPR I once met a popular spoken word poet in Ethiopia who was asked by a government official to write a poem about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. (He politely explained that ...

         

ETHIOPIA deports Lencho Latta and his “VISITING” ODF DELEGATION within 72 hrs

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March 23rd, 2015

22 March 2015 (OPride) — A senior delegation of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) led by veteran Oromo leader, Lencho Lata, had been told to leave ...

Leenco Lata:- The origin of ethnic politics in Ethiopia

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March 22nd, 2015

By Leenco Lata Controversy has been dogging the policy of structuring Ethiopia as a multinational federation ever since it was publicly aired almost twenty-five years ago. ...

US gov’t donates Hercules aircraft to Ethiopian Air Force

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March 22nd, 2015

The US government has donated a C-130E Hercules military transport aircraft to the Ethiopian Air Force.  Reliable sources told The Reporter that the Ethiopian Air Force ...

OLF Founder Leenco Lata Returns to Ethiopia – By William Davison

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March 21st, 2015

March 20, 2015 by William Davison (Bloomberg) A founder of a banned self-determination movement for Ethiopia’s most populous ethnic group, the Oromo, returned to the Horn ...

BBC Africa: A new case of ebola has been confirmed in Liberia just weeks before it was due to be declared free of the disease.

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March 20th, 2015

BREAKING: A new case of ebola has been confirmed in Liberia just weeks before it was due to be declared free of the disease. The acting ...

Ethiopian Airline pilot gets 19 years for hijacking plane

Hailemedhin Abera Tegegn
March 20th, 2015

An Ethiopian Airlines pilot who last year hijacked a plane to seek asylum in Switzerland was on Friday is given 19 years in jail in absentia ...

Indian parents climbed a school wall to help their kids cheat on an exam

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March 20th, 2015

Washington Post By Rama Lakshmi March 19, 2015 Cheating in school tests is an old Indian problem. But the malpractice literally scaled new heights this week ...

Ethiopian’s ancient Stelae in Askum goes green for St. Patrick’s Day

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March 19th, 2015

Mar 18, 2015 As part of the global campaign on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, 2015, the Axum Obelisks went green. This year for the first ...

Former Ethiopian prime minster shares story of redemption

Former Ethiopian prime minister Tamrat Layne shared a story of revolution, power, betrayal and redemption while speaking Wednesday at 1 Million Cups held at Dakota Stage in Bismarck. Photo by Jerald Anderson/University of Mary
March 19th, 2015

BRETT WILLIAMSON Bismarck Tribune Members of One Million Cups in Bismarck and Mandan sat down for a cup of coffee Wednesday with a former communist rebel ...

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Interview with Lencho Bati – SBS Radio

Oromo
March 27th, 2015

Lencho Bati, Head of Public Relations and Spokesperson of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF), talks about the recent visit its delegation to Ethiopia [jwplayer mediaid=”8530″]

Saudi Arabia bombs Yemen, launches coalition op against Houthi rebels

Saudi -yemen
March 26th, 2015

Reuters Saudi Arabian forces, joined by nine other countries, have launched a military operation in Yemen against Shiite Houthi rebels, the Saudi ambassador to the US ...

Germanwings plane crash: Co-pilot ‘wanted to destroy plane’

The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight, named as Andreas Lubitz, intentionally started the plane's descent before it crashed into the French Alps, officials say.
March 26th, 2015

BBC News The co-pilot of the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps, named as Andreas Lubitz, appeared to want to “destroy the plane”, officials ...

Isn’t Oromia a creation of OLF ? Reply to Lencho Letta (Naomi Begashaw)

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March 26th, 2015

(naomigebashaw@gmail.com) In its latest article entitled, “The origin of ethnic politics in Ethiopia”, Lencho Letta, a former OLF (Oromo Liberation Front) now ODF (Oromo Democratic Front), ...

Don’t Torpedo The Dam, Full Speed Ahead For Ethiopia’s Nile Project

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March 26th, 2015

GREGORY WARNER /NPR I once met a popular spoken word poet in Ethiopia who was asked by a government official to write a poem about the ...

Full text of ‘Declaration of Principles’ signed by Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia

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March 25th, 2015

In an important step towards resolving a long-running dispute over the Grand Renaissance Dam, the leaders of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have signed in Khartoum a ...

Al-Sisi warns Ethiopians of internal division, terrorism

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi
March 25th, 2015

The Daily News Egypt in Politics Egyptian-Ethiopian cooperation will be a model for relationships of understanding between African countries: Ethiopia delegation Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi ...

Egypt, Sudan Edge Toward Cooperation on Ethiopia’s Nile Dam

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March 25th, 2015

March 25, William Davison and Ahmed Feteha (Bloomberg) — Egypt and Sudan took another step toward cooperating with Ethiopia on the hydro-power dam it’s building on ...

Letter to Dr Negasso from Girma Kassa

Dr Negaso
March 25th, 2015

(In this email when I refer “Oromos” and “Amharas” , I meant those whose first language is Afar Oromo and Amharic respectively) Dear Dr Negasso: Greetings. ...

Egypt’s Sisi meets with Ethiopian Orthodox Patriarch

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March 25th, 2015

25 March 2015 Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday held talks with Abune Mathias, patriarch of Ethiopia’s Orthodox Church. Following the talks, the patriarch told reporters ...

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