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By IndepthAfrica
Oct 20th, 2014
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By Alemayehu G Mariam I have often contended that the ruling regime in Ethiopia controlled by the Tigrean Liberation Front (TPLF) is a thugtatorship, the highest stage of African dictatorship . If democracy is government of the people, by the people an...
By IndepthAfrica
Oct 13th, 2014
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By Alemayehu G Mariam My long time readers by now know that I mint my own words and phrases whenever I find it necessary to convey my ideas and arguments with greater clarity, precision and creativity.  In this commentary I introduce the concept of the...
By IAfrica
Oct 8th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle October 6, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia has connected its power grid with Sudan, Kenya and Djibouti in order to supply the countries with cheaper and cleaner hydropower processed electricity. The Ethiopian Electric and Power ...
By IAfrica
Oct 8th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle October 6, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia has connected its power grid with Sudan, Kenya and Djibouti in order to supply the countries with cheaper and cleaner hydropower processed electricity. The Ethiopian Electric and Power ...
By IndepthAfrica
Oct 7th, 2014
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By Robele Ababya The patriotic young peaceful protesters occupied the Embassy compound in Washington on 29/09/2014. Their epic act of courage is signified by the historic fact that they lowered the provocative TPLF flag and hoisted the true centuries o...
By IndepthAfrica
Oct 7th, 2014
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By Mihret Feleke The news of a shot fired by an Ethiopian embassy staff Solomon Tadesse on peaceful protestors at the embassy of Ethiopia in Washington DC and his ultimate deportation has been the talk of local and international medias. What makes it a...
By IndepthAfrica
Oct 7th, 2014
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By Aklog Birara (Dr.) For more than 3,000 years, the Ethiopian people have shown fierce determination in maintaining a unified and independent geopolitical entity and have embraced their country’s fascinating diverse culture and identity that is matche...
By IndepthAfrica
Oct 6th, 2014
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by Alemayehu G. Mariam* What does President Obama “know” about the 2015 “election” in Ethiopia? Last week, President Barack Obama met with a delegation of the regime in Ethiopia and said, “… the  Prime Minister [Hailemariam Desalegn] and the government...
By IndepthAfrica
Oct 3rd, 2014
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By Robele Ababya, 27/09/2014 I am not in the mindset of making comparison between two countries at the opposite poles on the poverty spectrum in terms of economy, social justice, and democracy. But in short Scotland is in the category of highly industr...
By IndepthAfrica
Oct 3rd, 2014
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By Teshome Abebe In my last article, “A Matter of Conscience or Strategy”, I wrote about winning. In that piece, I suggested that winning is not always being first but doing things better than one has ever done before. In this article, I wish to sugges...