Eritrean President Isaias Afeworki, PM Abiy and Deputy President of Tigrai Debretsion Celebrating Ethiopian New Year at the border town Zalanbessa- Tigrai Ethiopia Sep 11 2018
ONN Reportage on Qimant People Persecution - Amhara Region Thank you ONN for being the voice for the voiceless - with the Qimant issue at least! Ethiopia must protect indigenous people to the fullest and those who committed or enabled the mayhem should be held accountable. Dr. Abiy and HRW Qimants are people too! (Forwarded: Mulatu Mekonnen 09-08-18)
The second home coming reception of the OLF! OLF was a partner to EPRDF during the early days of the EPRDF Govt. After a long self-imposed exile year, the OLF has decided, once more, to give a try the peaceful struggle. The first video is OLF soldiers reception in Tigrai(Adigrat and Mekelle), the second is the Oromo youth(Qerro) reception in Addis. In Tigrai, veteran TPLF, Aboy Sebhat was present at the reception held in Meqelle - Sep 15, 2018
The lost cause: "Nationalism as a tactic, class struggle as an end" Dr. Yohannes Aberra Ayele 09-15-18-The Ethiopian student movement’s minimum political stance was “anti-feudal and anti-imperialist”. That was what Meles Tekle, the gallant student leader who was murdered by the Derg as early as March 1975, told Derg officials at the Arat Kilo campus student rally in October ...
SBS Radio Interview with Aite Gebrewahid former EPRDF Govt Official who was accused and jailed for corruption by PM Hailemariam govt. Gebrewahid along with others were released as part of a nationwide political reform of PM Abiy govt. If all the allegations we are hearing from this and other interviews are true, there is a lesson for PM Abiy! Do not repeat what PM Hailemariam did when it comes to the rule of law!
Ethiopia, Eritrea to sign new peace agreement in Saudi: UN
The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea will attend a summit in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to sign a peace agreement.Farhan Haq said on Friday that the signing ceremony will be hosted by Saudi King Salman in the Red Sea coastal city of Jeddah.UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and African Union Commission chairman Moussa Faki Mahamat are also expected to attend.
PM Abiy you still have unkept promise- The release of Sheik Alamudi! You need to keep the nation informed as to what is driving the relationship between UAE/Saudi and Ethiopia also! The politics of Hedase Dam is a national agenda!
Image: Northeast Ethiopia The Copernicus Sentinel-1B satellite takes us over Semera in northeast Ethiopia. Semera is a new town with a population of just over 2600 and serves as the capital of the Afar region. The region spans an estimated 270 000 sq km, from close to the border with Eritrea towards the capital of Addis Ababa.
Ethiopia displacement crisis skyrockets KANO, Nigeria — The latest figures show that Ethiopia had the most new internal displacements for the first half of 2018, surpassing countries with higher-profile conflicts such as Syria, Yemen, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.Recent ethnic clashes in the southern regions of Gedeo and West Guji, along with internal border disputes at the southeastern Somali border, have forced 1.4 million people to flee their homes ... The number quoted may be less than the actual if you count all the people displaced quietly! We know for fact none of the international institutions reported those Tigreans displaced and killed from Amhara region over the last three years!
Celebrating 2011 Ethiopian New Year in Zalambesa Hagos Gebre 09-13-18 - This year’s September 11, 2011 Ethiopian New Year, was an auspicious occasion for many reasons. The reason that is the focus of this writing is what the date means in terms of Ethiopian- Eritrean relations.Twenty years ago, at this time, Zalambesa was under Eritrean occupation along with parts of Adi Erob, and Gulomakda.
How Djibouti like Zambia is about to loose its port to China Beijing’s cumulative loans to Africa since 2000 amounted to $124-billion by 2016, according to figures compiled by the China-Africa Research Initiative (CARI) at Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies in the United States.Angola, Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo respectively, were the top beneficiaries of these loans.
Rethinking the Ethiopian Privatization Minga Negash, Seid Hassan, Abu Girma, and Ezana Kebede 09-02-18 - Introduction The new Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Dr. Abiy Ahmed, has indicated that the privatization of certain state-owned enterprises (SOEs) is imminent. In August 2018, an advisory board has been established, and the team is expected to get support from legal, finance and accounting experts.
Ethiopian Airlines is founding new African flag carriers IN 1989 The Economist praised Ethiopian Airlines’ “unqualified success”, despite operating in a “disastrous economy” suffering from civil war, famine and Marxist inefficiency. Since then the airline has grown its yearly passenger numbers by over 1600%. Ethiopian is now the envy of all African governments. Most are saddled with loss-making flag-carriers or none at all. Tewolde Gebremariam, Ethiopian’s boss, wants to change ...
The Abiy Lead Government of Ethiopia Should be Candid Adal A Isaw September 12,2018 - I was tempted to write on most issues concerning the recent change in our country; Ethiopia. But I decided to let the wheels of change run some of its courses. The wheels are now squeaking at critical junctures, and the tide of change that arguably was prompted by impressive and yet fragile tenets of love and togetherness,...
Professor Al Mariam Should Kneel Down & Apologize to Beloved Ethiopia & its People Adal Isaw
September 11, 2018 - Politics avails itself as fair, less fair or slightly unfair, and as many other things of social, political and economic interactions. No matter what, however, politics does not avail itself as religious or atheist—for it is not angelic or evil—in the sense of what the theological scriptures of different religions are teaching their followers.
Ethiopia-Eritrea border reopens after 20 years Ethiopians and Eritreans have been celebrating the reopening of two key crossing points more than 20 years after a border war shut them.Hundreds of people from the two countries hugged each other and some wept as their leaders led celebrations to mark the reopening.
Injiinar Simmanyoon maaliif of ajjeese?
Kutaa 1ffaa Hiikaa Margaa 09-11-18 - Injiinar Simmanyoo Baqqalaa hoji geggeessaa ol’aanaa ta’uun Hidha Guddicha Haaromsa Itiyoophiyaa laga Abbayyaa irratti hidhamuuf hojjetamaa jiru erga bara 2002 tii eegalee nama adda durummaan namwaggoota ogummaa isaatiin biyya kana tajaajilaa turee dha.
Call for Manuscripts:Journal of Tigraian Culture and Development This Call symbolizes the launching of a new academic journal
called the Journal of Tigraian Culture and Development. A White
Paper that proclaimed the launching and instituting of the Journal
is available online at WWW.MU.EDU.ET/JTCD. Kick-off Workshop
of the Journal is hosted on 16.02.2018 at Adi Haqi Campus,
Mekelle University. Inaugural event of the Journal will be colorfully
celebrated through International Conference upon the publication
of its first issue
VW mulls Ethiopia in Africa foray Volkswagen (VW) is considering a component assembly plant in Ethiopia, in addition to the two recently announced assembly plants in Ghana and Nigeria.The foray into Africa represents a growth opportunity for the car maker in light of the expected recovery of the continent’s economies recently ...
Can Ethiopia's Reforms Succeed? Ethiopia is on the move. The resignation of beleaguered Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in February ushered in the most significant reordering of political power in the country since 1991, when youthful guerrillas toppled the long-serving Marxist strongman Mengistu Haile Mariam.
Establishment of Research-Oriented Teams Dear All Scholars/Professionals,
The Global Society of Tigrean Scholars (GSTS), in collaboration with the Tigrai-based universities, and the Tigrai National Regional State, held the first of its kind successful conference from July 18th –23rd in Mekelle, Tigrai. Please select a thematic area which is closely related to your active research area and/or professional career, in which you will exclusively and highly contribute.