Monthly Archives: May 2019

Ethio Telecom: Its Privatization Buzz

Ethio Telecom: Its Privatization Buzz (Dinagddee) –The privatization of Ethio Telecom seems to have  begun in earnest.  We may not hear any more such silly recorded messages as “the network is busy now, please try later!” My personal favorite is… Read More »

Being and Becoming: My Oromo – OLF Moments

Being and Becoming: My Oromo – OLF Moments (written for those who want to understand the relations between Oromo and OLF) By Lelise Duga Just from the title, I can imagine two opposite reactions. Hold your breath and follow me. …………………… Read More »

RSWO | Tarkaanfii Abbaa Torbee Magaalaa Naqamtee; SQ Sagalee Qeerroo Bilisummaa Oromoo, Caamsa 12, 2019

RSWO | Tarkaanfii Abbaa Torbee Magaalaa Naqamtee; Sagalee Qeerroo Bilisummaa Oromoo, Caamsa 12, 2019 RSWO – Caamsaa 12, 2019 ◽ Tarkaanfii Abbaan Torbee Magaalaa Naqamtee Keessatti, Basaasa Diinaa Tokko’rratti Fudhate ◽ Haleellaa WBO’n Zoonii Kibbaa RIX’rratti Fudhate ◽ Kibba Oromiyaa,… Read More »

ኢዜማ is an extension of አብን in Oromia under national identity disguise!

ኢዜማ is an extension of አብን in Oromia under national identity disguise! By Aba Orma, PhD, May 12, 2019 “Ethiopian Citizens for Social Justice” is nothing more than Naafxagnas plot for extortion and appropriation of Oromia under the disguise of… Read More »

Historical aspects of landgrab in Ethiopia with political game linked to land tenure of successive regimes (1889 – 2018)

Historical aspects of landgrab in Ethiopia with political game linked to land tenure of successive regimes (1889 – 2018) Malkamuu Jaatee, May 2019 “If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday, because the present is the living… Read More »

Addisuu Araggaa Maaliif Itti qophaa’ee Seenaa Annoolee fi Calanqoo Seenaa Oduu Afaanii ti Jedhe?

Addisuu Araggaa Maaliif Itti qophaa’ee Seenaa Annoolee fi Calanqoo Seenaa Oduu Afaanii ti Jedhe? Damee Boruu: Caamsaa 12, 2019 Hojii Addisuu Araggaa kana nanmu karaa barbaadeen hiikachuu fi hunbachuun dhimma isaa ti. Addisuun waan dubbiin kun hafaan isaa irra dubbatameef… Read More »

Ethiopia’s garment workers make clothes for some of the world’s largest clothing brands but get paid the lowest

Ethiopia’s garment workers make clothes for some of the world’s largest clothing brands but get paid the lowest By Aisha Salaudeen, CNN, May 11, 2018 (CNN)With a range of economic incentives like the freshly built industrial parks for garment manufacturing,… Read More »

The origin of ethnic politics in Ethiopia

The origin of ethnic politics in Ethiopia By Leenco Lata (first appeared in March 2015), Via Tsegaye Ararsa Controversy has been dogging the policy of structuring Ethiopia as a multinational federation ever since it was publicly aired almost twenty- five… Read More »

SQ Sagalee Qeerroo Bilisummaa Oromoo, Caamsaa 10, 2019

SQ Sagalee Qeerroo Bilisummaa Oromoo, Caamsaa 10, 2019 ONN LIVE : Sagalee Qeerroo Bilisummaa Oromoo Caamsaa 10, 2019 Waraanni Mootummaa Godina Qellem Wallaggaa ona Gaawoo Qebbee ganda Jiddaa Ijoo keessatti daldalaa tokko ajjeesuun maallaqa isaa saaman | Liyyuu Ayiliin daangaa… Read More »

A Spring in the Horn: Mass Protest and Transitions in Sudan and Ethiopia

A Spring in the Horn: Mass Protest and Transitions in Sudan and Ethiopia Rashid Abdi, an independent senior Horn of Africa researcher and analyst Addis Abeba, May 10/2019 (Addis Standard) – Two mass protest movements have, in quick succession, forced regime… Read More »