The Rebirth of Ethiopia! Dr. Koang T. Dung is Ethiopian Ambassador to Zimbabwe --
Today, Ethiopians will come out in force to mark the fall of the military regime and the beginning of the country's renaissance. The Derg was overthrown by a combined force of rebels led by the Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Front (EPRDF) following 17 years bloody struggle.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Ethiopia as you celebrate your national day this May 28th...
FYI: The “by all means" slogan of Girgir 7 that forced them to yell like a mad dog in the middle of a very important world forum may have ended costing them (ginbot 7) their best prize to-date! Though yet to be confirmed, the bad mouth pseudo journalist will lose his credential to appear in any US government meeting and briefing! This comes on the heels of the no-but-thanks response they got from the Gates foundation for the recent approach! [Aigaforum, May 25,2012]
Mimi, Samuel, Mesert, Yosef and Ben
Round table discussion with Local Journalist and media personalities in Addis Ababa. Topic: Diaspora extremists and "Pseudo Journalist" and more...[Zami Radio]
Ethiopia suspends tantalum exports
Ethiopia has suspended tantalum mining and exports to modernize the mining process and avoid risks of tantalum contamination.Ethiopia's known tantalum reserves are mainly in Shakiso and Seba weredas, Guji Zone and Oromia Regional State.
China brings jobs to Ethiopia but at what cost?
While Europe is struggling with recession, it is a very different story in Africa where the continent overall is expected to enjoy growth of 6% in 2012.
But there is concern that the fruits of economic expansion and foreign investment are not being evenly shared around...
Long-time Africa campaigner Sir Bob Geldof says people should not worry about Chinese investment in Africa and rebuffs the idea of economic colonialism.
"Shut up, get down here, get on with it and it is mutually beneficial.
We could not agree any more with Sir Bob!
Ethiopia: Land of Contrasts, Nation in Transformation
Ethiopia is among the 10 poorest countries in the world but also among its fastest growing economies. These two facts combine to make it a compelling focus for U.S. development assistance.Agriculture and rural development is the engine of Ethiopia’s growth and a healthy, educated population is the driver of the country’s transformation.
Food Democracy: An Alternative Development Strategy for Africa
Desta, Asayehgn (Ph.D) May 2012- The theoretical and practical links between democracy (freedom) and economic development (food prosperity) has preoccupied academics and policymakers alike for several decades. Lipset (1959) argues economic growth first, democracy later.
Eritrea at 21: still in President Isaias’ grip
Eritrea celebrated its 21st independence day yesterday with President Isaias making his address to the nation in a manner that befitted his penchant for conspiracy theories. There had been a number of recent rumours suggesting he was seriously ill after he failed to appear in public for a month...See Also
A Week in the Horn
The next national target: Eritrea!
By ISAAC HERZOG 24/05/2012 The public discourse that deals with the issue of infiltrators and migrants from Africa is missing one central fact: Nearly two-thirds of them come from one country adjacent to the Red Sea: Eritrea.
አንፀባራቂው ህዳሴ ያስደነበራቸው
በሰለሞን አጎናፍር May 25,2012-ይወነጃጀላሉ፣ ይዘላለፋሉ፣ ይረጋገማሉ፣ ይወቃቀሳሉ፣ አንዳንዴም ሲበረታ በቦክስ ይቦቃቀሳሉ። የአገሬ ሰው “መልከ ጥፉን በስም ይደግፉ” እንደሚለው ሆኖባቸው ተግባርና አላማቸው የሰማይና የምድር ያህል ተራርቆና
... Ethiopia's Rebounding is Nothing Short of Dramatic.
Ezana Sehay May 25, 2012- Nowadays, a day never passes without one reading or hearing about the Ethiopian economic phenomenon. But haw deep and comprehensive is this economic growth?
የጠላሁትን ጥሉልኝ ከንቱ ምልጃዎች /ክፍል ሁለት/
ኢብሳ ነመራ - 5/24/12-
በዚሁ ርዕስ በቀረበው ክፍል አንድ ፅሁፍ በ22ኛው የስምንቱ የበለፀጉ አገራት ጉባኤ ላይ የኢትዮጵያው ጠቅላይ ምኒስትር መጋበዛቸውን አስታኮ ሲፒጄ ለባራክ አባማና ለጉባኤተኞቹ ያቀረበውን አጀንዳ ተመልክተናል፡፡ በዚህ ክፍል ሁለት ፅሁፍ ደግሞ አምነስቲ ኢንተርናሽናል ያቀረበውን አጀንዳ ለመዳሰስ እሞክራለሁ፡፡....
See Also: Part 1
05-12-12 Interview with DR Sheferaw, Minister of Federal Affairs
05-05-12 Interview with Kagenew Fiseha, Ethiopian Airlines Agent North America
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