Ethiopia

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 29th, 2014
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By Robele Ababya Motivation for writing this article Some 30 years ago I was at the French Embassy as one of the hundreds of invited guests on Bastille Day lavish celebration teemed with diplomats, government officials, distinguished personalities from civil societies and the business community. It w...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2014
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Freedom Friday (Arbi Harnet) activists have successfully launched an innovative project to encourage young Eritreans to resist the regime that is pushing them into exile. The initiative which was successfully launched at the annual festival held in Asmara (expo) aims to spread the message by writing ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2014
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By Aklog Birara “Not even shooting and jailing the opposition, manipulating aid to starve the opposition, seizing the lands of villagers (Gambella, the Omo Valley, etc.) and relocating them (Villagization) against their will, and perpetrating violence against villagers who protest has been enough to ...
By IAfrica
In Ethiopia
Aug 28th, 2014
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By Muluken Yewondwossen    Thursday, 28 August 2014 07:44 The Metal and Engineering Corporation (MetEC), a state owned high-tech industry group,has introduced a smart electric meter. The smart meters, which will be installed in residential and commercial buildings, will automate energy meas...
By IAfrica
In Ethiopia
Aug 28th, 2014
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The Office of the President which leased a 400,000 birr monthly residential house for the former President Girma Woldegiorgis has agreed with the owner of the house to terminate the deal as of October 17. The former president will then move into a wide green compound located in western Addis Ababa.Ev...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2014
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1987 The giving and the taking, making words from the gossip line A quiet afternoon turns interesting as a group of young men enter a building. They knew where and what they needed. They enter through the back and go straight to the closet. This was the customs office of Asmara. A few minutes later, ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2014
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By Yilma Bekele What are the ways the Diaspora help the TPLF Government to rule with an iron fist and abuse our people and country? The Diaspora money is cash with no strings attached. The Diaspora is a major player in the condominium building process on land leased from Woyane owners. The Diaspora i...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 27th, 2014
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The Taste Of Bitter Truth You should be proud that YOU are Eritrean; it is great to BE Eritrean, Right? How many times have I not heard this? Maybe you hold this sentiment and do say these empty phrases? I guess Eritreans are not unique as a people to think of themselves as great. The […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 25th, 2014
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By Eyassu Lebenu I must confess, before I decided to write the article I had a little conversation with myself about why I should deal with this complex and elusive subject matter when too many people have too many opinions and perceptions, factual or otherwise. I also questioned myself if I really a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Alemayehu G. Mariam
Aug 25th, 2014
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By Alemayehu G Mariam On April 10, 1957, 28 year-old Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) gave a speech at the St. Louis Freedom Rally in St. Louis, MO entitled, “ A Realistic Look at the Question of Progress in the Area of Race Relations”. In his speech, MLK commended St. Louis for  integrating its [&h...