Will Smith and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith visit to Ethiopia!
Ethiopian tourism up 35 percent
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Over 474,000 tourists visited Ethiopia during the first nine months of the current Ethiopian fiscal year, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism said.
Ethiopian soccer tournament promoting unity leads to division
Ethiopians living in the United States are used to navigating political differences(really?) that stem from power struggles in their native country. Now, the controversy surrounding the tournament, which began Sunday and ends this weekend, has injected political overtones into a beloved sport... We could not fathom the politics in this squabble really! Unity in diversity is the motto of any Woyane inspired politics and so far we could not find any such attribute in both camps! Inviting 'Birtukan' and disinviting our Ethnicity are one and the same in politics!
Think federally and act locally Part II Amen Teferi, July 4, 2012-
In part one I have discussed - much to the credit of Tsegaye Regassa- some issues related to the design and the practice of the federal dispensation. And have also hastily presented some of the challenges and the limits of the federal
Markham student amasses ‘pencil mountain’ for kids On her first trip to her parents’ native Ethiopia, Hannah Godefa became friends with kids at her grandparents’ rural home in Axum.When told she couldn’t be their pen pal because they didn’t have pencils and paper to write her, Godefa returned to Canada and started collecting pencils for her new friends...
Teklay G/yesus July 03, 2012
Remembering The Sacred Lives
Ezana Sehay July 4, 2012- As we get busy cherishing the prospect of our beloved country’s approaching renaissance, an important day has sneaked by with less attention paid than it deserves. That day was June 22nd.
Anatomy of opposition Aesop 03/07/2012-- Just like good governance, quality opposition creates healthy politics. A good polity depends on an “optimal composition” of opposition. Anatomy of opposition is thus essential in maintaining this optimal quality composition of opposition.
The New federal Grant Distribution Formula
Fiscal federalism in Ethiopia is a response to the multi-faceted governance problems that had entangled the country for almost a century. During this period, the country had been ruled under centralized authoritarian regimes. The diverse peoples of the country had been politically