Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Ethiopian politicians should agree a transition period, and use it wisely

October 20, 2019 by Olaana Abbaaxiiqi The first part of this paper examined the state of the Ethiopian polity, noting that it is akin to that...

Egypt to press for outside mediator in Ethiopia dam dispute

Aidan Lewis/ Reuters CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute...

Towards Forming a More Perfect Union

By Geletaw Zeleke The preamble to the Constitution of the United States of America starts we the people of the United States in order to...

Ethiopia Ruling Coalition to Shake Up Decision-Making Structures

Change in alliance’s structure to mirror ethnic representation Horn of Africa nation is headed for an election next year (Bloomberg) —Ethiopia’s ruling coalition plans...

Abiy Ahmed Won the Nobel Peace Prize. Now He Needs to Earn It.

The New York Times Opinion Oct. 17, 2019 By Tobias Hagmann and Kjetil Tronvoll Mr. Hagmann and Mr. Tronvoll are academics, and Eritrea and Ethiopia specialists. The...

Ethiopia opens its secretive Imperial Palace for first time

James Jeffrey, CNN James Jeffrey, CNN (CNN) — For more than a century, the secretive imperial palace complex has stood over Ethiopia’s capital city of Addis Ababa,...

Abiy Ahmed and the struggle to keep Ethiopia together

By Tom Gardner, in Hawassa  Posted on Friday, 16 October 2019 Ethiopia’s ongoing liberalisation and ethnic federalism are creating a combustible situation as ethnic groups...

Ethiopian blurred Foreign Policy and the adverse effect of Gulf Rivalry

By: Metta-Alem Sinishaw Washington, DC Metro Area Traditionally, Ethiopia pursues conservative foreign policy, often by aligning its interests with that of powers. The Haile...

Sixteen people, including children, killed in Ethiopia’s Afar region after armed attacks, several wounded

Addis Standard Seventeen people were killed and more than 30 wounded in Ethiopia’s Afar regional state after attacks by armed men in attack last...

Abiy’s Nobel Achievements Are Real but Brittle

Ethiopia is on the right course. But there’s much more to be done. By Terrence Lyons / FP October 12, 2019, Ethiopian Prime Minister...

Sports

Ethiopian Athletes Storm Dubai Marathon

  Ethiopia Athlete Getaneh Molla wins Dubai Marathon this morning registering the best time in Dubai Marathon history 2 hours, three minutes and thirty four...

Ethiopian giants fire ex-AFC Leopards striker – By VINCENT OPIYO

AFC Leopards striker Alex Orotomal (left) vies for the ball with Sony Sugar midfielder Fredrick Onyango during their SportPesa Premier League match at Kenyatta...

Champion marathon runner Zenash Gezmu who fled Ethiopia found beaten to death by another...

A champion marathon runner who fled Ethiopia six years ago for a better life in Europe has been beaten to death by another refugee...