Tigrai TV- Amharic: With MP and Member of TPLF Executive Asmelash Woldeselasie - Dec 2018
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Tigrai TV Amharic- Discussion on Identity Based Anti Corruption and Human Right Violation Campaign- Nov 2018
Even Jawar could not hide the fact that the current campiagn is misdirected!
Insightful Interview with Dawit of Awrambatime - Nov 2018
The Importance of Conglomerates in Ethiopia's Economy Abey Zewde 12-4-18 - The paper in order to discover, the importance of conglomerates in the Ethiopian economy, it primarily examines the significance of conglomerates in the global economy, from historical perspectives and existing reality. Then, specifically, the author studies the role and the contribution ...
In search of the real Queen of Sheba I'm standing by the remains of a stone palace in Aksum, the onetime capital of the ancient Aksumite kingdom and now a World Heritage site. Many believe it also was once the home of the Queen of Sheba. The day is slipping toward dusk here in northern Ethiopia. From darkening hillsides comes the soft tinkle of sheep bells.... American Capitalism Isn't Working. The October 1944 edition of Fortune magazine carried an article by a corporate executive that makes for amazing reading today. It was written by William B. Benton - a co-founder of the Benton & Bowles ad agency - and an editor's note explained that Benton was speaking not just for himself but on behalf of a major corporate....
REST Partner, Charitywater Has a Very Successful Fundraising Event (Aigaforum) Dec 2, 2018 - A well-known Non-governmental Organization Charitywater held a very successful fundraising event in San Francisco California on Dec 1st, 2018 to buy a big hole water well drilling rig for Relief Society of Tigrai(REST). The well attended Gala under the theme "The Gift of Time" was organized by Charitywater a long-time partner of REST on key water projects all over Tigrai. Charitywater has also completed water projects all over Ethiopia outside Tigrai!
THE CLAMOR FOR OWN STATE IN ETHIOPIA: ILL-TIMED Addis Abeba, December 03/2018 - Several ethnic communities (Nations and nationalities in the parlance of the FDRE Constitution) of the SNNPRS are clamoring to secede from the region and establish their own state using the clause under Article 47(2) of the FDRE Constitution. The demand for own state is neither limited to the four communities mentioned above nor is it limited to the SNNPRS. Other communities in the region are also on the move to make similar demands as are the Agews in the Amhara region... Is Presidential System of Government Better for Ethiopia?. Assefa A. Lemu 12-1-18 - The debate over presidential and parliamentary system of government has long history. The students of comparative politics done myriads of research in this area and produced plenty of research papers. herefore, I have no intention to go into the details of the theoretical analysis of these two systems. Rather, I would like to focus...
Ethiopia to launch "$7bn worth" of solar, hydropower and highway PPP schemes Needing more electricity to power its growing manufacturing sector, Ethiopia's Office of the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) announced $7bn worth of energy and road schemes on Friday, 26 October.Dr Teshome Tafese, director general of the office, told state broadcaster Fana the projects will be launched this fiscal year after necessary tendering procedures.. More than the "medemer" rhetoric such development projects will go a long way to solve the chronic issues that are causing the mayhem all around Ethiopia today! Reading such news gives us hope there may be a chance the country may remain a hopeful country as it was yesterday! Is Middle Eastern Rivalry Good for Africa? Turkey is increasing its influence in Sudan and Somalia amid Saudi Arabia and the UAE's role in the Horn of Africa, a contest for military and economic influence that has regional and global implications for Washington.
Alula Solomon with ONN- Nov 29, 2018
A stick onto our wounds Hansa Nov 29 2018 - What I am writing lived with me since the time I can remember. However, I never thought I would have to write it because I naively thought it was all over behind us. In fact, I remember once arguing against singing the celebrated anthem of the struggle on public occasions. I felt the lines were so painful and our children should aim a brighter future instead. Now I see how naïve that has been.
As Southern Nations break free, pressure mounts on EPRDF For almost a quarter of a century, despite all of the Ethiopian federation's problems, its architecture has remained intact, including the nine regional states etched into the constitution.
That now looks set to change, dramatically. Following the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' (SNNP) State Council's decision last month to approve a request for a referendum on Sidama statehood, copycat moves are gathering ...
Ethiopian airlines flight postponement to Istanbul. Addis Ababa, 30 November 2018 Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa, would like to announce to its esteemed customers that its debut operations between Addis Ababa and Istanbul, which had been originally planned for December 5, 2018, has been postponed to March 4, 2019 due to the delay in the issuance of operating permit and landing...
IL&FS India employees detained in Ethiopia by unpaid local staff
India's foreign ministry is investigating claims by expatriates in Ethiopia who say they are being held hostage by local staff that haven't been paid. Seven Indian workers from infrastructure financing firm IL&FS have been detained since Nov. 25 at three sites in Ethiopia's Oromia and and Amhara states by unpaid local staff ...
Corruption in Ethiopia Belihu Amare November 28, 2018 - Hailemariam Desalegn was Prime Minister (PM) of Ethiopia from 2012 to 2018. Previously he served as Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) and Minister of Foreign Affairs under PM Meles Zenawi for 2 years. After the death of PM Meles in August 2012, he became Prime Minister and Chair of the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF).
Ethiopia overtakes Dubai as top feeder of air traffic to Africa NAIROBI (Reuters) - Ethiopia has overtaken Dubai as a conduit for long-haul passengers to Africa, highlighting the success of the state airline's expansion drive and the reforms of its new prime minister.Travel consultancy ForwardKeys said on Wednesday Addis Ababa airport had increased the number of international transfer passengers to sub-Saharan Africa for five years in a row This did not happen overnight right? It did not happen because of the last seven months of progress, right? We think it happened because of the last 27 years cut-throat struggle against poverty!