Daily Archives: March 19, 2018

Ethiopia’s Cruel Con Game

Ethiopia’s Cruel Con Game; The amount stolen by Ethiopia’s leaders since it took power: $30 billion By David Steinman, Posted on Forbes, Mar 3, 2017 Mr. Steinman advises foreign democracy movements. He authored the novel “Money, Blood and Conscience” about Ethiopia’s… Read More »

Oromo Voice Radio (OVR) Broadcasts- 19 March 2018

Kun tamsaasa RSO Wiixata, Roobii fi Sambata karaa dambalii gabaabaa meetrebandii 16 ykn kiiloherzii 17850 Oromiyaatti darbuu dha. ========================================= Oromo Voice Radio (OVR) broadcasts to Oromia on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7:00 PM Finfinnee time at 16 MB or… Read More »

Nearly 10,000 Ethiopians seek asylum in Moyale, Kenya following violence back home

Nearly 10,000 Ethiopians seek asylum in Moyale, Kenya following violence back home March 19, 2018 (UHNCR) — Balanish Tadese, an Ethiopian mother of two, walks through a makeshift refugee camp in Moyale, Kenya, with a bundle of personal belongings strapped… Read More »

Israeli arms exports to Africa growing

Israeli arms exports to Africa growing March 19, 2018 (Defense Web) — Israeli arms sales to African countries are growing steadily, with defence exports increasing 70% between 2015 and 2016 to reach $275 million. 2017 numbers are not yet available,… Read More »

Eritrea Rejects Allegation It’s Trying to Destabilize Ethiopia

Eritrea Rejects Allegation It’s Trying to Destabilize Ethiopia By  Nizar Manek, March 19, 2018 (Bloomberg) — Eritrea’s government rejected allegations by neighboring Ethiopia that it’s trying to destabilize the country after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned last month. Ethiopia has… Read More »

Ethiopia: 2018 Humanitarian and Disaster ResilienRedc Seea Plan (HDRP) Snapshot (as of March 2018)

Ethiopia: 2018 Humanitarian and Disaster ResilienRedc Seea Plan (HDRP) Snapshot (as of March 2018) March 19, 2018 (Humanitarian Response) — On 13 March, THE GOVERNMENT OF ETHIOPIA AND HUMANITARIAN PARTNERS OFFICIALLY RELEASED THE HUMANITARIAN AND DISASTER RESILIENCE PLAN (HDRP) for… Read More »

World Bank approves $600m for Ethiopia’s infrastructure, services development

World Bank approves $600m for Ethiopia’s infrastructure, services development March 19, 2018 (Journal du Cameroun) — The World Bank this week approved $600 of International Development Association (IDA) for better urban governance, infrastructures and public services in cities across Ethiopia,… Read More »

To All Oromo – Invitation to a Peaceful Protest Rally in Washington DC, Thursday, March 22, 2018.

Oromo Community Organization (OCO) of Washington DC To All Oromo Subject: Invitation to a Peaceful Protest Rally in Washington DC In order to be the voice for our people who are suffering from the tyrannical rule of the TPLF led… Read More »

Ethiopia’s Cruel Con Game

By David Steinman Capital Flows. In what could be an important test of the Trump Administration’s attitude toward foreign aid, the new United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, and UN aid chief Stephen O’Brien have called on the international community to… Read More »