Addis

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 1st, 2014
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by Mulat Hailu yemen-andargachew The people of Ethiopia are Shocked and disappointed over the illegal detention of Andargachew Tsige, Secretary General of Ginbot7 Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy by Yemen security forces during his transit flight in Yemen. Mr. Andargachew is an Ethiopian o...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 26th, 2013
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Dr. Daniel Teferra* I just returned from Addis Ababa after giving a paper at an international conference on development in Ethiopia. The Conference was organized by Forum for Social Studies (FSS), a domestic think-tank, the only one of its kind, and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES), a German NGO. While...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 1st, 2013
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Teshome Abebe I had the opportunity to visit Addis Abeba for about five weeks between June 21st and July 27. What follows is a report to those who read my occasional essays on Ethiopian affairs. In writing this essay, I make no charges that can’t be substantiated, no opinions are expressed that may b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 18th, 2013
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By; Kiflu Hussain Kenyans who were tortured during the Mau Mau uprising against British colonialism successfully filed a petition recently at a British court for compensation. The government of Kenya assisted these Kenyan veterans in their bid to seek redress from their former colonial master that ha...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Feb 26th, 2013
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TPLF Police officer: “it doesn’t matter if you’re in Washington or heaven; I’ll come and get you.” TPLF (Tigray People’s Liberation Front) police officers will start soon arresting every journalists on earth including those in heaven.  This surprising and breaking ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 29th, 2013
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I have read an article stating that the church is not divided and why the exiled synod is not necessary abroad. The writer himself stated his reasoning of why he thought the church was divided and agreed with the idea of exiled Synod. Well, ladies and gentelmen, the very same writer has now declared ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 17th, 2013
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- I am used to writing the hectic life in the capital Addis Ababa. In fact, as a person born and raised in Addis Ababa, I have mostly thought Ethiopia is pretty much its capital. I thought Addis has all kind of people from every part of the country and if a person wishes to […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 5th, 2013
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By Teklu Abate (PhD) Introduction Twenty years ago, my cousin returned from the Middle East totally incapacitated, physically as well as psychologically. I recall that people were talking about her doomsday, that she threw herself down from her employer’s many-storey building. She was paralyzed from ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 17th, 2012
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Tedros Adhanom (PhD), the most favoured Ethiopian senior official in the eyes of the West, has taken his first steps late last week, as chief of Ethiopia’s diplomatic corps. He introduced himself to ambassadors based in Addis on Friday, December 14, 2012, at the Sheraton Addis. His well crafted...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 17th, 2012
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By Eric Wainaina,The star opinion Of beautiful people in Ethiopia and us… ‘It’s amazing how even the ugly people in Ethiopia are beautiful,’ I think to myself as we land in Addis. Everyone is such a specimen of near royal perfection. It’s not surprising to me that Haile ...