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By IndepthAfrica
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May 12th, 2014
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By Alemayehu G Mariam Whether the people of Ethiopia are better off in 2014 than they were in 2010 or in 2005 is the sole question that should be decided in the 2015 parliamentary “election”. If they are not, the people should vote to change diapers. After all, “politicians are like diapers. They bot...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 6th, 2013
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(Reuters) – Former quarter-finalists Ghana and Senegal are among five countries a point away from clinching a place in the final stage of Africa’s World Cup qualifying campaign as the preliminary group phase concludes this weekend. Seven groups are yet to be decided with the winners set t...
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In Alemayehu G. Mariam
Aug 12th, 2013
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Alemayehu G Mariam  Unfree and Unfair Elections in Zimbabwe Zimbabwe had its presidential elections last week. Elections as in rigged. Robert Mugabe, the senile octogenarian and the only president since Zimbabwe gained independence in 1980,  “won” for the seventh time by 61 percent of the vote. His Z...
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Jul 13th, 2013
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A cultural, economic, and human rights development in Africa from a visual perspective. A recent study looked at four pillars, besides economic growth, to measure which countries are prospering and which are failing. Image source: www.master-of-finance.org Africa: From Top To Bottom For the past deca...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jul 1st, 2013
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Ola Johnson, IndepthAfrica Football’s governing body Fifa has sanctioned Ethiopia for fielding an ineligible player during a 2014 World Cup qualifier against Botswana. The match is announced to be relinquished and granted 3-0 in favour of Botswana, with the Ethiopian Football Federation likewis...
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In Djibouti
Jun 19th, 2013
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By KIRUBEL TADESSE, AP ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia has admitted to fielding an ineligible player in World Cup qualifying, meaning it is likely to be stripped of three points and that its celebration of a place in Africa’s final playoffs may have been premature. The Ethiopia Football F...
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Apr 12th, 2013
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Since 2000, over a million Zimbabweans have left the country to seek better life in foreign countries. Most settled in South Africa, Botswana and the United Kingdom but a sizeable group has made Canada home. Journalist Tsungai Chipato, a resident of Toronto, reflects on his experiences with the Zimba...
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In Djibouti
Mar 23rd, 2013
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ETHIOPIA and history are synonymous. And the East Africans look set to write another story in the continent’s football annals. Not long ago, they qualified for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations – which was for the first time in 31 years . Now the Black Lions are on the verge of stretching their lead ...
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In East Africa
Mar 21st, 2013
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2013 AFCON entertainers Ethiopia’s 2014 World Cup prospects will be tested on Sunday when they host Botswana in Addis Ababa. Ethiopia resumes its quest to reach the Brazil finals next year with their reputation enhanced after playing some entertaining football at the Africa Cup of Nations last ...
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Feb 12th, 2013
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By Gracian W. Masiyiwa, zimeye.org The case of Zimbabweans in the diaspora is a sad one. It’s like a coach putting his best players on the bench. This bunch of Zimbabweans outside the borders of Zimbabwe is depended on, but hated, feared and always used. During the decade of drought and economic down...