Ethiopia: Legal upper qat hooks people, reaps dollars
A high-spirited trader who goes by the name Chere Adugna chews an edible green leaf in his cheeks and stand sweating below a midday sun in the lakeside city of Hawassa, some 270 kilometers south of the Ethiopian capital....
Regional hope of ray on EGRD! Molla Mitiku Ayenew 05-16-16 - Ethiopia, since the overthrow of the military rule in 1991, has been harnessing its natural resource to alleviate poverty and ensure sustainable economic...
WAFA Organizes a Trade and Investment Forum in Canada and US (WAFA) 05-14-16 -The Forum is independently focused on the promotion of Amhara region's investment and trade potentials.
H.E. Demeke Mekonnen, Deputy Prime Minister, FDRE, will lead the Forum in Canada.The one in US is to be led by H.E. Gedu Andargachew, President of the Amhara Regional State.
Tsenat Radio Interview with Commissioner Mitku Kassa.
The interview covers the current flood related disaster in the country and government response. It also exposes the white lie by the extremists media in diaspora in regard to Gibe Dam and more!
Opening unprecedented chapters with public mobilization Dawit Miteku 05-12-16 - The ongoing nationwide public anti-corruption movement to bring good governance, public accountability and solve issues of justice is opening unprecedented chapters. It reached a level where the public ...
Update 05-12-16: The original link has been removed by presstv. We are not sure if they are recanting the story or moved it somewhere. Many thanks to those of you who emailed us on this story! We too pray the story is not true! 'Daesh executes over a dozen Ethiopian Christians in Libya' This is not the first time Daesh committed such grisly crimes against Ethiopian Christians in Libya on similar grounds. Back in April, another video released by Daesh showed terrorists carrying out two separate executions of some 30 Ethiopians through shooting and beheading....[The picture looks similar to the one of last year but can any one of our resourceful readers check the veracity of this news! Presstv coverage implies it is another massacre!]
Ethiopia - Mercenaries sent by Eritrean Government Captured by National Security and Anti Terrorist Task Force The mercenaries and terrorist were captured near the Ethiopian border on the Kenyan Side. It is to be recalled the Eritrean government has been trying to infiltrate mercenaries through the northern border without success.[Kudos to the security officers for stopping the forthcoming terrorist act!! However we are still bewildered how long the Ethiopian government will play Shaibya's own game. Why not kick the ball to Shaibya's own backyard and play the game there? Ethiopians die in floods and landslides after heavy rain At least 50 people in Ethiopia have died in floods and landslides caused by heavy rain, a state-affiliated broadcaster has reported.The rainfall follows one of the worst droughts in more than 50 years, made worse by the El Nino phenomenon.
Some Reflections Regarding the Eritrean Problem Tadele Abraham 05-10-16 - I was initiated to write this article after watching the start of preparations of the Eritrean government to celebrate the 25th Silver Jubilee anniversary of the Independence Day on Eri-TV.