Kuwaiti woman ‘investigated over Ethiopian maid’s window fall’ – By BBC

The Kuwaiti authorities are reportedly investigating a video that appears to show a woman filming her Ethiopian maid falling from a seventh-floor window without...

President Abdi Mohamud of Somali Region: The Capo of Our Time – By Abdel...

Martin Luther King once remarked that: “injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere”. The Somali region of Ethiopia is by far the unfortunate...

Ethiopia’s ethnic federalism is being tested – The Economist

FOR centuries the city of Harar, on the eastern fringes of the Ethiopian highlands, was a sanctuary, its people protected by a great wall...

​Privatizing EFFORT: why & how? – By Jawar Mohammed

(0TPLF leaders are planning to transfer EFFORT to their individual ownership in the name of make it IPO, document reveals. Remember they claim EFFORT...

Egypt: Potential strategic partners for Amhara on the Nile and Lake Tana – By...

In 2018, the Tigray ethnic minority regime in Ethiopia will finish the so-called Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Metekel, Amhara people land, and...

Lake Tana: Victim of Unattended Creeping Disaster – By Solomon Abraha Reda

Lake Tana is the largest freshwater Lake in Ethiopia. It is located in Northwestern Ethiopia, astride the border between Gojjam and Gondar. It is...

The Torture Chronicles of Ethiopian Patriot Habtamu Ayalew (in His Own Words) – By...

Author’s Note: Following is my translation of the Amharic interview given by Habtamu Ayalew to the Voice of America (VOA), Amharic Program on March...

Analysis: Inside the controversial EFFORT – By Oman Uliah, Special to Addis Standard

Every authoritarian regime has its own symbol of economic exploitations and monopoly either in an individual face or in an organizational mask. Ethiopia, despite its...

“Ethiopian Prime Minister will not receive an honorary doctorate at the Finnish university” –...

Reported in the Swedish Yle’s Finnish-Swedish broadcasting media. Original report link: https://svenska.yle.fi/artikel/2017/03/29/etiopiens-premiarminister-blir-inte-hedersdoktor-vid-finskt-universitet Google translation of Swedish-Finnish report below: Ethiopian Prime Minister will not be an honorary doctorate at...

Ethiopia is an outlier in the Orthodox Christian world – By Jeff Diamant, Pew...

                      Ethiopia has the largest Orthodox Christian population outside Europe, and, by many measures, Orthodox Ethiopians have much higher levels of religious commitment than do...

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