Seyoum Mesfin

By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 3rd, 2013
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By Hindessa Abdul A giant poster that spans the length of the giant Maskel Square shows how the ruling party is desperate to immortalize Meles Zenawi, the tyrant who turned Ethiopia into a landlocked impoverished nation during his over 20 years of rule. It has been a year since long time Ethiopian ru...
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Mar 28th, 2013
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By KIRUBEL TADESSE,(AP) BAHRDAR, Ethiopia – Ailing ruling party veteran officials in Ethiopia are leaving their posts to a group of younger leaders in the East African nation which enjoys close ties with Washington but is increasingly looking to China as a model. Newcomers dominated the ruling ...
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Mar 25th, 2013
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Addis Fortune The Revolutionary Democrats have now concluded a series of meetings in four towns. Leaders and delegates of parties in the ruling coalition, which are described as national parties, congregated in Meqelle, Bahir Dar, Adama (Nazareth) and Hawassa (Awassa) early last week. They were not o...
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Mar 22nd, 2013
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Addis Fortune Concluding its ninth convention, the senior partner in the ruling coalition, TPLF has elevated for the first time since its formation, a woman to its political bureau, making two of the nine politbureau members women, Fortune learnt. Tirfu Kidanemariam, who was vice chairperson of the T...
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Mar 11th, 2013
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(By Getahune Bekele-South Africa) This was how the dead tyrant L.Zenawi raised ‘his’ daughter. Semehal Meles Zenawi not only grew up attentively listening to her ‘ father’s’ anti-Amharic and anti-Ethiopia marathon speeches, but also watched him killing thousands of Amharas  and internally displacing ...
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Feb 5th, 2013
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By Daniel Berhane, Addis Fortune (Addis Ababa) column After the passing of the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, I coined a phrase to describe the constellation of power inside the ruling party: “The outgoing are not really out, and the incoming are not really in”. That was to describe th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 26th, 2012
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Government of Ethiopia (Addis Ababa) Ethiopia’s Ambassador to China, Seyoum Mesfin, said Ethiopia has huge bamboo potential which can create significant opportunities of investment to interested foreign companies. He said Ethiopia’s bamboo resource potential is the biggest in the continen...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 17th, 2012
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Ethiopian Ambassador to Beijing, Ambassador Seyoum Mesfin, said China “is making an unparalleled and historic contribution to the development drive of Ethiopia.” He commended China’s partnership and support in infrastructural development and in transforming Ethiopia’s human re...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 15th, 2012
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By Teklu Abate During the last two decades, Ethiopia for sure witnessed improvements in some fronts. Basic infrastructure such as hydroelectric dams, roads, education and health institutions, and catering businesses are significantly expanded. Particularly important are the efforts made to make schoo...
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Oct 26th, 2012
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By Getahune Bekele Described as the late fuehrer Meles Zenawi’s lap dog and a pathological anti- Ethiopianism, Bereket Simeon, have caused a massive controversy by openly denouncing Africa’s biggest post colonial ethnic cleansing campaign of 1998, committed by himself and the dead tyrant. Bereket, St...