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By IndepthAfrica
Dec 21st, 2014
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By Mikael Wossen (PhD) “The meek shall inherit the earth, but not its wealth.” – Anonymous Access to clean water and electricity are accepted as the sine qua non of modernity. Yet a sizable portion of the people of Ethiopia has no imm...
By IndepthAfrica
Dec 19th, 2014
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By Jacey Fortin, Aljazeera   Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Inside a gated home on the western outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital, a picture of Hanna Lalango is framed in a wreath of flowers just beginning to wilt around the edges. The 16-year-o...
By IAfrica
Dec 19th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 18, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Peace negotiations between the South Sudanese government and the country’s rebel faction resumed on Thursday in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa Face to face talks between the South Su...
By IAfrica
Dec 19th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 18, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Peace negotiations between the South Sudanese government and the country’s rebel faction resumed on Thursday in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa Face to face talks between the South Su...
By IndepthAfrica
Dec 18th, 2014
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by Masresha Tilahun I once met Laureate Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin during a 3 days and closed door meeting between top opposition leaders of 15 political organizations from inside and outside of Ethiopia in Alexandria, Virginia. Despite his deteriorating hea...
By IndepthAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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First of all, I would like to thanks Ato Girma Biru, all members and supporters of the SMNE in Minnesota for taking your time to organize this wonderful forum. Thank you for inviting me to speak to you on the topic of Starting the Conversation between ...
By IndepthAfrica
Dec 17th, 2014
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By Bereket Kiros and Ghelawdewos Araia The Dan Rather video clip on abused adoptees and subsequent homeless Ethiopian teenagers in Seattle, Washington is a wakeup call for all of us Ethiopians. After exchange of ideas and information and discussing the...
By IndepthAfrica
Dec 12th, 2014
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Documentary by Dan Rather American Journalist Dan Rather has produced a documentary – “Unwanted in America” – which highlights how nine out of 30 children adopted from Ethiopia ended up homeless in the streets of Seattle. The do...
By IAfrica
Dec 12th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 10, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Construction of Ethiopia’s massive hydro- power plant project is almost halfway to completion, the Ethiopian Electric and Power Corporation (EEPCo) said on Thursday. According to the sta...
By IAfrica
Dec 12th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 10, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Construction of Ethiopia’s massive hydro- power plant project is almost halfway to completion, the Ethiopian Electric and Power Corporation (EEPCo) said on Thursday. According to the sta...