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Aklog Birara (Dr.) A few months before I retired from the World Bank, Ethiopian Review, one of my favorite Ethiopian Websites asked me and other...

Understanding, Interpreting and Applying the Ethiopian Constitution During the Covid-19 Pandemic...

Alemayehu G. Mariam Author’s Note: On May 18, 2020, I had an opportunity to make a virtual appearance  (in Amharic, begins at minute 36:17- 1:22) before the Ethiopian...

Desperate Times Call for Extraordinary Constitutional Measures: The Necessity of Postponing...

By Alemayehu G. Mariam Special Author’s Note: In Part I of this commentary last week,  I examined Proclamation No. 3/2020 (“State of Emergency Proclamation Enacted to Counter and Control the...

Ethiopia: Desperate Times Call for Extraordinary Constitutional Measures (Proclamation 3/2020) ...

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Is that Trump to be blamed for the US COVID19 disaster?

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G-20 Partially Responds To PM Abiy’s COVID-19 Africa Rescue Proposal: Let’s...

By Alemayehu G. Mariam On March 24, 2020, Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Ethiopia, proposed a three-point plan to the G-20 to proactively deal with the...

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By Dawit Giorgis Ethiopia is a pioneer in the development of an institutionalized capacity to deal with natural and man-made disasters. Many countries in Africa...

The international media’s misrepresentation of Ethiopia on the GERD

MEKDELAWIT MESSAY DERIBE @MEKDI_MESSAY Addis Abeba, April 14/2020 – Following the renewed disagreement between Egypt and Ethiopia over  the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) after the failed Washington talks,...

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WHO is Responsible for America’s Lack of COVID-19 Preparedness? Not Tedros...

By Alemayehu G. Mariam say that if you had a process that was ongoing and you started mitigation earlier, you could have saved lives. As I have...

Subjecting Gondar to a Cycle of Assault is Tantamount to Dismantling...

(ጎንደርን የጦር አውድማ ማድረግ የሚያስከትለው መዘዝ ኢትዮጵያን ማጥፋት ነው)                              Aklog Birara (Dr.) "A life lived in fear is a life half lived," a...

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By Odomaro Mubangizi Introduction Talk of Ethiopia conjures a whole range of metaphors and contradictory perceptions and misconceptions.  With the ascendance to power of Dr. Abiy...

US should adopt a Marshall Plan for Ethiopia

BY AUBREY HRUBY, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL Over the last decade Ethiopia has...

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By Mammo Muchie I: Introduction The Adwa Victory has a significance as the maker of all the colonized world to resist colonialism globally. We need to use the next...

Ethiopia does not need Egypt’s permission to start filling GERD

March 30, 2020 By Mahemud Tekuya The Blue Nile hydropower dam has been constructed in accordance with international legal principles and Ethiopia has the right to...

The Economic Impact of the Coronavirus on the Ethiopian Economy:  Some...

By: Zerihun Gudeta Alemu (alemu_zerihun@yahoo.co.uk) 28 March 2020 Introduction Every media outlet we tune into these days is giving coverage to the coronavirus pandemic. This...

Ethiopia Becomes Africa’s First Responder in the War on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

By Alemayehu G. Mariam Ethiopia has risen to meet the challenge and become Africa’s first responder in the war on COVID-19. Led by H.E. Prime Minister...

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March 21 , 2020 By Frank E. Watkins Ethiopians are hard-working and well-educated people. The Ethiopian diaspora living in the United States “age 16 and older...

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