Ethiopia

By IndepthAfrica
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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 is going to be organizing elections in Ethiopia ...
By IndepthAfrica
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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 industrialized regions in Europe and the Scots enjoyed b...
By IndepthAfrica
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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 suggest that Ethiopia is a country that is truly lookin...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2014
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RALLY TO PROTEST HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN ETHIOPIA & DEMAND ACCOUNTABILITY FROM THE WORLD BANK WHERE: OUTSIDE THE WORLD BANK 18TH AND PENNSYLVANIA STREET NORTHWEST WASHINGTON DC WHEN: Saturday October 11TH 9:00 AM This year the World Bank’s funding of the Ethiopian government swelled to a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Oct 3rd, 2014
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By Abebe Gellaw The United States has expelled the Ethiopian Embassy gunman who opened fire at peaceful protesters last Monday, Ethiopian embassy sources confirmed to the Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT). Solomon Tadesse Gebreselassie, aka Wedi Woyni, who was the security chief at the embassy, w...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2014
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by Meron Estefanos Eritrean Initiative on Refugee Rights (EIRR) today reported on an alarming new trend in trafficking of Eritrean refugees fleeing dictatorship in their country. The Initiative that has been logging and monitoring the situation of Eritrean Refugees stated that refugees in Sudan are b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 24th, 2014
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by Yilma Bekele This issue of Eritrea has been with us for more than I can remember. In fact it is fair to say like most of you I have lived all my life being affected by the problem with our relatives to the North. Considering the life expectancy in our ancient land it would […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 24th, 2014
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If you ask me, the problems and the solutions begin and end when we deal with the hypocrisy of our contemporary elites. There is no need to waste time and resources on other things before we confront the roots of the problems. by Teshome Debalke In a world of hypocrisy noting can be done but [&hellip...
By IAfrica
In Ethiopia
Sep 16th, 2014
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A delegation of eight giant companies headed by the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, will visit Ethiopia on Wednesday, September 17. Sources told Capital that Lavrov will come to Addis Ababa for a one-day official visit. The purpose is to strengthen economic and political ties between Ethiopi...
By IAfrica
In Ethiopia
Sep 16th, 2014
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A dispute has arisen between the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE), which regulates the Nation’s financial institutions, and shareholders of Nib International Bank (NIB). The group of shareholders, who claim to own up to 20 percent of the bank’s share, claim they were deceived by the board ...