Aite Muez, Abel and Ambassador are members of the executive team of a recently established advocacy group in Seattle that is part of a nationwide movement to defend the rights of Ethiopians living in North America.
Egypt has been trying to derail Ethiopia’s peace and development for a long time. Despite the EPRDF government repeated diplomatic effort to find a win-win solution how to use the Nile, Egypt is still trying for a winner take all approach.
To the Ethiopian Diaspora: It Is Time To Speak Out Strathink Editorial Team - In 2013, the Ethiopian government adopted a Diaspora Policy to engage Ethiopians worldwide into the process of nation building. Recognizing the enormous potential of its hyphenated citizens around ...
Irrecha 2009: What happened and why it happened - Oct 2016
As you can see clearly in the video the helicopter was dispersing leaflets of peace and hope. The event was promoted heavily this year hoping of registering it as a UNESCO world heritage.It is sad to see extremists and opposition politics derailing the effort! Our condolence to the family who lost their loved ones! Aigaforum, Oct 2016
52 people die in stampede at Irrecha celebration Addis Ababa, October 2, 2016 (FBC) –The Oromia Regional State said 52 people have died in stampede at the annual Irrecha celebration in Bishoftu town today.Because of the evil acts masterminded by forces who are irresponsible for the people and culture of the Oromo people,
We at Aigaforum are sadden by the loss of innocent lives.We urge the government to do more to protect people during such huge gatherings going forward! The people were killed by stampede not by a helicopter gunship or by security personnel's as the extremists would have us believe!. The Helicopter was flying in support of the festival.The security officials present were Oromia regional police force armed with baton. We urge our readers not to be hoodwinked by the extremist media unrelenting campaign of fear and defamation. Ethiopia is moving forward with the democratization process and nothing will stop Ethiopia from achieving its goals.
TROUBLING TIMES Tesfachew Taffere (PhD) is one of the veteran high-profile Ethiopian economists who served in many international organizations such as the United Nation agencies. Until a few months prior to his retirement, he worked nearly for 30 years ...
Merkel to visit Ethiopia Addis Ababa, October 1, 2016 (FBC) –German Chancellor Angela Merkel will embark on a three-day trip to Africa on October 9 for talks on the root causes of Europe-bound migration, government spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer said Friday...
President Mulatu Honors Rio Olympict winners Addis Ababa, September 30, 2016 (FBC) –At a ceremony held yesterday at the National Palace, President Mulatu Teshome gave awards to members of the Ethiopian delegation who took part at the Rio Olympics and Rio Paralympics, respectively. Accordingly, Almaz Ayana, was awarded a 1.5 million birr worth car and 100,000 birr worth gold insignia (medal).Those who secured silver and bronze medals were given 500,000 and 200,000 birr reward, ...[Don't you think Mr Feyesa should ask his handlers to match what he is missing or return home in time to collect his prize?