news from ethiopia

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 26th, 2013
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Just a few days ago, the Somali Regional President, Abdi Mohamed Omar, launched an extensive official tour throughout the 8 districts the Isaq Ethiopian Somali Community resides. This official tour exactly coincided with the dates, 16th and 17th of March 2013, which was one year anniversary when 23 m...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 26th, 2013
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By Dejenie A. Lakew Inter- governmental, economic and cultural relations are meant – to create awareness , strengthen social relations and benefit common citizens. Ethiopia and Ethiopians, the Islamic world and its people – It is documented in their holy scriptures that Muslims should love andKing Ab...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 19th, 2013
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By Teklemichael Abebe The Trial and the Documentary The documentary “Jihadawi Harekat”, sponsored by the state-owned television and security forces in Ethiopia that I watched on youtube a week ago is indicative of the terrible political situation in Ethiopia. Basically, the documentary aims to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Feb 19th, 2013
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Addis Fortune True to his promise, Hailemariam Desalegn, prime minister, summoned some of his senior officials in the macroeconomic team to his office up at Lorenzo Te’azaz Street last week. Among these officials were two or three who are locked in a feud over the availability and stock of the ...
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In East Africa
Feb 19th, 2013
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Ethiopian Airlines plans to expand its Asian network with the addition of Ho Chi Minh City, Manila and Seoul Incheon from 18-Jun-2013. Hong Kong will also become a direct route from Addis Ababa, rather than operating via Bangkok. But those plans could come unstuck if the grounded 787 fleet is not cle...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 19th, 2013
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By Nick Clegg, Addis Fortune column It is a pleasure to be in Ethiopia, home of the African Union (AU), in the year the United Kingdom (UK) chairs the G8. Indeed, 2012 was a big year for us, hosting the Olympics. Ethiopia celebrated with us, with Ethiopia’s women enjoying their greatest ever me...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 18th, 2013
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HRLHA is a non-political organization (with the UN Economic and Social Council – (ECOSOC) Consultative Status) which attempts to challenge abuses of human rights of the people of various nations and nationalities in the Horn of Africa. Ethiopia: Changes without Improvements The Human Rights Situation...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 17th, 2013
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Ethiopia has so many “ambassadors” and “diplomats” across the globe. Unfortunately, they neither represent our country nor can proudly stand in front of the oppressed people of Ethiopia. If at all they dare to do so, they know that they will be booed, condemned and pelted with rotten eggs, if not wor...
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In Alemayehu G. Mariam
Feb 17th, 2013
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By Alemayehu G Mariam In December 2011, I wrote a commentary entitled, “Ethiopia: Land of Blood or Land of Corruption?” contrasting two portraits of Ethiopia. At the time, the portrait painted by Transparency International (TI) (Corruption Index) and Global Financial Integrity (GFI) showed Ethiopia a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 15th, 2013
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By Robele Ababya  Weird Sunday mass at the Palace This article is prompted by The Horn Times News breaking news dated 03 Feb 2013 titled: “Ethiopia: ‘Judas of Wollayta’ shattered as pagan TPLF warlords cancelled his bizarre Sunday mass” written by Ethiopian heroic fighter for freedom – resident of So...