Daily Archives: August 1, 2019

ABYSSINIA TO ETHIOPIA: FROM OBFUSCATION TO CONFUSION

ABYSSINIA TO ETHIOPIA: FROM OBFUSCATION TO CONFUSION (By Tuji Jidda, Washington D.C Via Feyiso Kedir Negeso) The term habesha or Abyssynia doesn’t define the current Ethiopia. According to credible sources, the name Abyssinia is derived from the Arabic word ‘Habesh’,… Read More »

Ethiopia: The Mystery of the Black Nile

Ethiopia: The Mystery of the Black Nile The Misguided Ethiopian POLITICS OF WATER Excerpts from Tuji Jidda’s article: Oromian rivers alone contribute about 80% of the Black Nile and 60% of the Blue Nile. In other words, Oromian rivers contribute… Read More »

Omo investors won’t scrub away Kuraz’s sugary stain

Omo investors won’t scrub away Kuraz’s sugary stain By Benedikt Kamski, August 1, 2019 Private sugar investors are set to face the same challenges and dilemmas in the Lower Omo as the EPRDF’s fallacious planners (Ethiopian Insight) — When three… Read More »