The Ethiopian Political Elites’ New Challenge – Abdissa Zerai (PhD)

The Ethiopian Political Elites’ New Challenge – Abdissa Zerai (PhD)

🕔23:58, 16.Aug 2017

From Making Ethiopia Safe for Ethnic Diversity to Making Ethnic Diversity Safe for Ethiopia   By Abdissa Zerai (PhD) When World War I broke out in 1914, President Woodrow Wilson announced that the United States would be neutral in the

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ESAT DC Daily News Wed 16 Aug 2017

ESAT DC Daily News Wed 16 Aug 2017

🕔20:06, 16.Aug 2017

ESAT DC Daily News Wed 16 Aug 2017

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Alarm as Drought Kills Two Million Livestock

Alarm as Drought Kills Two Million Livestock

🕔13:01, 16.Aug 2017

About 8.5 million reported people are in hunger Drought victims continue to live in fear and uncertainty as the recent severe drought has killed two million livestock so far, according to a report of the Food & Agriculture Organization (FAO)

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Lawyer says Ethiopia’s political prisoners are victims of kangaroo courts, unjust laws

Lawyer says Ethiopia’s political prisoners are victims of kangaroo courts, unjust laws

🕔11:43, 16.Aug 2017

ESAT News–The legal director of an international advocacy group has said that Ethiopia’s political prisoners like journalist Eskinder Nega and Andualem Aragie are not terrorists but victims of “kangaroo courts” and unjust laws designed to criminalize fundamental rights. Kate Barth,

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Oxfam: 700,000 at Risk of Starvation in Ethiopia – Salem Solomon

Oxfam: 700,000 at Risk of Starvation in Ethiopia – Salem Solomon

🕔03:36, 16.Aug 2017

Food insecurity in the Somali region of Ethiopia has worsened, putting 700,000 people on the verge of starvation, according to Oxfam International. The humanitarian organization says that about 8.5 million people across the country face a high risk of hunger,

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ESAT Special Documentary Ambassador Girma Biru Aug 14 2017

ESAT Special Documentary Ambassador Girma Biru Aug 14 2017

🕔13:52, 15.Aug 2017

  ESAT Special Documentary Ambassador Girma Biru Aug 14 2017

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How Harlem’s Col. Hubert (Black Eagle) Julian soared to glory at home and in Ethiopia

How Harlem’s Col. Hubert (Black Eagle) Julian soared to glory at home and in Ethiopia

🕔07:49, 15.Aug 2017

BY JAY MAEDER NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, August 14, 2017, From Italy’s standpoint, it was true, Italy had been fairly royally chiseled out of any substantive World War spoils. The Allies had promised the sun and moon and then

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ESAT Radio Mon 14 Aug 2017

ESAT Radio Mon 14 Aug 2017

🕔22:40, 14.Aug 2017

“ESAT Radio Mon 14 Aug 2017″>ESAT Radio Mon 14 Aug 2017

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Ethiopia not worried about doping problems

Ethiopia not worried about doping problems

🕔06:51, 14.Aug 2017

Athletics chiefs in Ethiopia are not worried about doping problems in the sport and are dealing with them strongly, a senior official said on Saturday. The east African nation and neighbouring Kenya have been rocked by a number of positive

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Ethiopia’s “father of tourism”, Habteselassie Tafesse laid to rest

Ethiopia’s “father of tourism”, Habteselassie Tafesse laid to rest

🕔06:42, 14.Aug 2017

ADDIS ABABA, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) — The man known as “the father of Ethiopia’s tourism”, Habteselassie Tafesse, was laid to rest on Sunday at a funeral held on the premises of Holy Trinity Cathedral in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa. Habteselassie,

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Vision Ethiopia and ESAT Fourth Conference  Third and final call for papers

Vision Ethiopia and ESAT Fourth Conference Third and final call for papers

🕔06:09, 14.Aug 2017

Vision Ethiopia and ESAT Fourth Conference Third and final call for papers, July 31, 2017 Conference Theme Building Democratic Institutions in Ethiopia የዲሞክራሲ ተቋማትን በኢትዮጵያ ስለመግንባት Vision Ethiopia, an independent network of Ethiopian scholars and professionals, in collaboration with the

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The Dilemma of U.S. Policy in Ethiopia (Part I)  – Al Mariam

The Dilemma of U.S. Policy in Ethiopia (Part I) – Al Mariam

🕔06:05, 14.Aug 2017

Introduction to the series… This rather long and somewhat discursive introduction to the ongoing series I have dubbed “The Dilemma of U.S. Policy in Ethiopia: Policy Options” [hereinafter “policy options series”] is necessary to set the stage for what I

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FinTech is Accelerating the Digital Transformation of Banking in Africa

FinTech is Accelerating the Digital Transformation of Banking in Africa

🕔21:52, 13.Aug 2017

Due to their potent blend of trail‐blazing technology and disruptive innovation, FinTech players have the ability to accelerate the digital transformation of financial services in Africa and, in turn, further spur incumbent banks to rapidly ramp‐up their own innovation initiatives

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Silver Medal For Almaz Ayana In Women’s 5000m

Silver Medal For Almaz Ayana In Women’s 5000m

🕔20:37, 13.Aug 2017

The early stages of the 5000m final played out in an almost identical manner to the 10,000m with Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana making a huge surge after a ponderous opening to proceedings but while the Kenyan challenge fettered away in the 10,000m, Hellen Obiri produced

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Ethiopia’s life under emergency

Ethiopia’s life under emergency

🕔11:43, 13.Aug 2017

Nizar Manek Military helicopters circled above a crowd of thousands during a festival in Ethiopia’s Oromia region in October last. “Down, down TPLF!” one of those who assembled at Bishoftu town in Oromia shouted into a microphone, referring to the

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South Sudan Rebels Say Have Retaken Town Near Border With Ethiopia

South Sudan Rebels Say Have Retaken Town Near Border With Ethiopia

🕔11:20, 13.Aug 2017

NAIROBI (Reuters) – South Sudan’s rebels on Saturday said they had wrested control of Pagak, their stronghold town near the country’s border with Ethiopia, from government forces, a day after launching an offensive to drive them out. Formerly controlled by

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Muktar Edris Defeats Mo Farah To Win Gold Medal For Ethiopia In Men’s 5000m

Muktar Edris Defeats Mo Farah To Win Gold Medal For Ethiopia In Men’s 5000m

🕔19:01, 12.Aug 2017

London – Muktar Edris of Ethiopia spoiled Mo Farah‘s desire for 5,000m and 10,000m double at the World Athletics Championships, by clinching Ethiopia’s gold medal. Idris’ winning time in the men’s 5000m race was 13:13.79. Mo Farah had to settle for a silver medal. Farah, 34,

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Mueller Is Said to Seek Interviews With West Wing in Russia Case

Mueller Is Said to Seek Interviews With West Wing in Russia Case

🕔15:39, 12.Aug 2017

by MARIANNA SOTOMAYOR, PHIL MCCAUSLAND and ARIANA BROCKINGTON CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — One person died and 19 were injured after a car plowed through a crowd here on Saturday. White nationalists and counter-protesters had violently clashed earlier in the day, injuring eight and prompting Charlottesville

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Intense Fighting Between Cities of Babile and Harar in Ethiopia – US Embassy

Intense Fighting Between Cities of Babile and Harar in Ethiopia – US Embassy

🕔08:16, 12.Aug 2017

August 11, 2017 – The United States embassy in Ethiopia announced that the main road from Addis Ababa to Jijiga has been blocked by security forces between the cities of Babile and Harar due to intense fighting including gunfire. Ethiopian

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Heavy fighting erupts in South Sudan near border with Ethiopia

Heavy fighting erupts in South Sudan near border with Ethiopia

🕔08:10, 12.Aug 2017

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Heavy fighting erupted on Friday in the South Sudanese town of Pagak near the border with Ethiopia when rebels launched an offensive against government forces, the rebels said. Rebel spokesman Lam Paul Gabriel told Reuters that the

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