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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...
By IndepthAfrica
Dec 11th, 2014
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By Daniel Teferra (PhD)* Ethiopia has been borrowing billions of dollars for infrastructure projects. What is the cost of all this spending? The cost is measured in terms of the alternative projects that could have been undertaken with the borrowed mon...
By IAfrica
Dec 10th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 9, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – At least 70 Ethiopians died after the boat carrying the migrants sunk off Yemen’s western coast, Yemeni authorities said. According to the Yemeni Interior Ministry, the vessel capsized on...
By IAfrica
Dec 10th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle December 9, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – At least 70 Ethiopian migrants died after their boat sunk off Yemen’s western coast, Yemeni authorities said. According to the Yemeni interior ministry, the vessel capsized on Saturday wh...
By IndepthAfrica
Dec 9th, 2014
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  by Berhane Tadese The Round Table Discussion on Ethiopians migrant human rights issues The Round Table Discussion on Ethiopians migrant human rights issues was held on December 6, 2014, of the State office building in New York City. The discussi...
By IAfrica
Dec 9th, 2014
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December 8, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir has arrived in Ethiopia on Monday in a one-day visit to attend the 20th anniversary of the adoption of the constitution and to participate in the border states conference....