Category Archives: English

Hope for Revision of Ethiopia’s Draconian Laws?

Hope for Revision of Ethiopia’s Draconian Laws? Enshrine Laws that Protect Free Expression, Association By Maria Burnett, August 27, 2018 Director, East Africa and the Horn (HRW) — For a decade, Ethiopia’s government has relied on repressive laws to silence… Read More »

Grave Consequences if Federalism and its Language Policy is not Corrected

Grave Consequences if Federalism and its Language Policy is not Corrected By Tadesse Erenso, August 27, 2018 What kind of structure does the Ethiopian federation have today? I would say that what we now have is not really a federation.… Read More »

At Africa Hall, scores gather to pay homage to the legacy of a great African, a global icon

At Africa Hall, scores gather to pay homage to the legacy of a great African, a global icon Addis Ababa, 24 August 2018 (ECA) – As tributes continue to pour from around the world, the United Nations family in Ethiopia,… Read More »

PM Abiy Held Talks with US Congress Members

PM Abiy Held Talks with US Congress Members (ENA) — Addis Ababa August 23/2018 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed hold talks with members of the U.S Congress. Republican Congressman, Chairperson of Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, Christopher… Read More »

OMN: How low can it sink?

By Sabbonaa Oromoo | July 11, 2018 Like many Oromo nationalists around the world, I was one of the early supporters of the Oromia Media Network (OMN). I contributed financially and logistically. Who wouldn’t support a media network whose stated… Read More »

NOT EVERYTHING THAT GLITTERS IS GOLD!

By Kennaa Bortola | July 06, 2018 In his book, Cameron (1963) famously writes “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.” Two terms (“counts” and “counted”) and two phrases (“Not everything that can be… Read More »

Game Over;  The End of Ethiopia’s TPLF Regime

Game Over;  The End of Ethiopia’s TPLF Regime By Thomas C. Mountain (*) – 23. June 2018 The explosive device delivered this morning in a Police car (Number plate: ET Police0384) in Finfinne (Addis Ababa), during a public rally in… Read More »

At least 83 injured in blast at rally for new Ethiopian leader

At least 83 injured in blast at rally for new Ethiopian leader June 23, 2018 (The Guardian) — An explosion has disrupted a huge rally for Ethiopia’s new, reformist prime minister shortly after he addressed a huge crowd. Abiy Ahmed… Read More »

The Wolayta TPLF Agents Should Stop Their Anti-Sidama Campaign

The Wolayta TPLF Agents Should Stop Their Anti-Sidama Campaign June 22, 2018 By Gawiwa Ganneesso, from Hawassa, Sidama The Sidama nation is a peace loving nation that has lived in peace and harmony with all Ethiopians for decades. Sidama is… Read More »

Can EPRDF Privatize Ethiopia out of the Current Economic Conundrum?

Can EPRDF Privatize Ethiopia out of the Current Economic Conundrum? By Getachew T. Alemu, June 8, 2018 Addis Abeba, June 08, 2018 (Addis Standard) – It takes a simple scanning of daily headlines to learn that Ethiopia is changing. The… Read More »