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By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 24th, 2012
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By Walle Engedayehu, Ph.D. Introduction St. Mary Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church, Nazret, Ethiopia St. Mary Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church, Nazret, Ethiopia In this brief commentary, the writer attempts to show the extent to which the recently-concluded peace and unity mediation of bringing th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 22nd, 2012
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by Teklu Abate The division of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church (EOTC) into two competing synods has a single cause: the way the most infamous patriarch, the late Abune Paulos, was instated as leader of the church twenty years ago.  The then members of the synod did not oppose the political man...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 6th, 2012
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By Abenezer Aregawi Ato Girma wrote and distributed letter regarding the Ethiopian Orthodox Church patriarch election controversy existed between the 4th Ethiopian patriarch forced to exile by the current regime Patriarch Abune Mekarios (the exiled sinodos) and the Ethiopian based sinodos. The letter...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 31st, 2012
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Note: This guest article by Bentley Brown is his personal account of meeting the owners of Desta Ethiopian Restaurant, who were found murdered in front of their Dallas home in mid-August. Rani BirchfieldBentley Brown, left, regularly visited Yayehyirad “Yared” Lemma at his Ethiopian restaurant in Dal...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 12th, 2012
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Don’t be persuaded by the rhetoric about US is a capitalist nation where individuals pull themselves up by their own boot straps. To the extent such is true, make no mistake about it, US America is a giant welfare country whereby both the rich and poor folks alike have all benefited from some f...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 9th, 2012
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South Africa’s Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) is considering investing around $22-billion outside the country to diversify its risks and some of that may go to other African countries and emerging markets. Really, and this when most businesses in South Africa are not able to borrow on...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 20th, 2011
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  Tunis – Tunisia’s newly elected president has called for the country’s Jewish population to return. The state news agency reported Monday that President Moncef Marzouki had told the country’s Grand Rabbi Haim Bittan that Tunisia’s Jews are full citizens. Tunisia p...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 9th, 2011
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Here are my take with Nigeria law enforcement set up. Nigeria Police, the primary source for prosecution and criminal charges, was an after thought. The police was set principally to protect the colonial administrators from local attacks. That is why Nigerians called them – ‘Police Eliza&...
By benim
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Aug 10th, 2011
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A Dallas woman is accused of forcing her 6-year-old daughter to record her having group sex repeatedly in recent months, according to police documents. The 24-year-old woman was in the Dallas County Jail on Monday on a third-degree felony charge of indecency with a child, punishable by up to 10 years...
By benim
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Jun 3rd, 2011
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Delta Air Lines Inc. says it will stop sending U.S. calls to a call center in South Africa, as it continues to shift that work back to the U.S. Starting July 1 calls about Delta promotions will go to a Delta facility in Dallas. On Aug. 1, general sales calls will go to various Delta […]...