Light at the end of the tunnel for the “Dark Continent”?

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Ethiopia vs Obama’s speech at West Point

First and foremost, I am sincerely pleased to congratulate the President on all the successes of his Administration in the fight against the ruthless...

በያሬድ አማረ የመላው ኢትዮጵያ አንድነት ድርጅት (መኢአድ) በውህደት ጉዳይ ከአንድነት ለዲሞክራሲና ለፍትህ ፓርቲ (አንድነት) ጋር ሲደረግ የነበረው ውይይት በመጠናቀቁና ሁለቱ ፓርቲዎች ያለምንም ቅድመ ሁኔታ...

Today’s other Israeli holiday: remembering fallen Ethiopian Jews

By Ben SalesMay 28, 201 JTA's Israel correspondent Today, Jews in Jerusalem, Israel and the world over are celebrating Jerusalem Day, a holiday meant to commemorate the...

Genzebe Dibaba Wants More World Records: She and Coach Jama Aden...

Tadias Magazine By Sabrina Yohannes Published: Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 New York (TADIAS) — Ethiopia’s Genzebe Dibaba smashed three world marks in two weeks in February, and...

Volcano erupts in bright blue flames: Stunning photos

CBS NEWS Sulfur combusts on contact with air to create stunning blue lava-like rivers of light in the Kawah Ijen crater on the island of...

Mr. Obang Metho’s Acceptance Speech

“The Journey to a New Vision for Ethiopia” At the 22nd SEED Annual Award ceremony May 25, 2014 Washington DC.   I would like to deeply thank distinguished members...

Welkite Universtiy is Helping Victims of the Blaze

Girum Tebeje Welkite University Is Helping Victims Of Blaze The fire that broke out yesterday night at the Welkite University campus destroyed a dormitory building having...

Medrek demonstration in Addis Ababa (Pictures)

Protesters in the Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa today demanded the TPLF to stop killing students, and to stop evicting farmers and grabbing their land....

Ethiopian Receives Boeing 787 Dreamliner named Walia Ibex

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The U.S. has Higher Income Inequality Than Britain. And Bangladesh. And...

Bloomber Businessweek By Eric Chemi and Joshua Green May 20, 2014   This month, Bloomberg Rankings dove into U.S. census data to measure the level of economic equality in each of...

The “Farce” of U.S. Diplocrisy (Alemayehu G. Mariam)

Is the Obama Administration’s human rights policy a “farce”? Last week U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called Syrian president Bashar al-Assad a “terrorist” criminal...

China to extend USD 500 mln to Ethiopian to finance its...

Reporter In an unprecedented manner, the government of China is going to extend a 500 million dollar loan to Ethiopian Airlines to finance Boeing jetliner...

Ethiopian official urges Egypt to stop anti-dam ‘smear campaign’

By Addis Getachew World Bulletin/News Desk "Egypt is smearing the dam," Fekahmed Negash, director of boundary and trans-boundary rivers at Ethiopia's Ministry of Water and Energy,...

Deputy Chief of Party, Ethiopia (National Only)

Job Description: Title: Deputy Chief of Party, Ethiopia (National Only) Location: Addis Ababa SUMMARY: BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE ROLE AND THE DEPARTMENT/PROJECT Pact is searching for a Deputy...

Ethiopia Anew: A Call to Oromo Ethnic People (Zelalem Eshete, Ph.D)

Zelalem Eshete, Ph.D. This is a follow up to my previous article entitled: Ethiopia Anew: A Call to Amhara Ethnic People. One needs to read...

UN chief demands special tribunal on crimes in S. Sudan

Sudan Tribune May 12, 2013 (JUBA) The United Nations secretary-general, Ban Ki-Moon, proposed that a hybrid tribunal with international involvement be set up to investigate...

ETHIOPIA Government quietly disintegrating

Indian Ocean Newsletter The general election looming ahead in 2015 is already casting a shadow over the Ethiopian government, whose sole uniting bond would seem...

Of Elections and Diapers in Ethiopia in 2015 (Alemayehu G Mariam)

By ALEMAYEHU G MARIAM: Whether the people of Ethiopia are better off in 2014 than they were in 2010 or in 2005 is the sole...

Ethiopia ranked lowest on 2014 global & regional rule of law...

The World Justice Project (WJP) has published its fourth report – the 2014 Rule of Law Index. This year, WJP’s indices have paid attention...

Abebe Gellaw’s Open letter to President Barack Obama

Addis Voice– Journalist and activist Abebe Gellaw, who demanded the U.S President Barack Obama to support freedom in Ethiopia during a DNC event Thursday...

TPLF worried about Tigray

A delegation of former leaders of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF, dominant faction of the EPRDF coalition ruling in Addis Ababa) went on...

Ethiopia: Toxic Ethnic Politics and the Looming Crisis

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