Ethiopia does not need Egypt’s permission to start filling GERD

Ethiopia does not need Egypt’s permission to start filling GERD By Mahemud Tekuya, March 30, 2020 The Blue Nile hydropower dam has been constructed in accordance with international legal principles and Ethiopia has the right to make it operational. (Ethiopia… Read More »

There were some false starts at democracy in Ethiopia – let us make it real this time round!

There were some false starts at democracy in Ethiopia – let us make it real this time round! By Taha Abdi, founder member of the OLF and former member of its executive committee February 20, 2020 Change and continuity in… Read More »

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) response to the coronavirus in Africa

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) response to the coronavirus in Africa The African region has not been so severely affected so far, but if action is not taken immediately to contain the virus, it could have devastating effect… Read More »

Africa: Peacekeeping radio stations provide COVID-19 information to vulnerable communities in conflict-affected countries communities in conflict-affected countries

Africa: Peacekeeping radio stations provide COVID-19 information to vulnerable communities in conflict-affected countries UN Peacekeeping currently has large, popular and trusted radio stations in four African countries NEW YORK, United States of America, March 30, 2020 (UN Peacekeeping )radio stations… Read More »

Abiy Ahmed’s Two Years Imprudent Journey

Abiy Ahmed’s Two Years Imprudent Journey: – (From State of Emergency to Blockade of Information Until Spread of COVID-19) By Worku Burayu (PhD), March 30, 2020 Today many know, although too late, from Abiy’s two years thoughtless journey that he… Read More »

ኦሮሞነት እና የኦሮሞ ብሔርተኝነት vs  የኢትዮጵያ ብሔርተኝነት እና አማራነት

ኦሮሞነት እና የኦሮሞ ብሔርተኝነት vs  የኢትዮጵያ ብሔርተኝነት እና አማራነት ብርሃኑ ሁንዴ, Bitootessa 29, 2020 በርዕሱ ላይ በጥንድ ሁለት ቦታ የተቀመጡት እነዚህ ጉዳዮች ተቃራኒዎች እንደሆኑ ከመግለፅ በፊት እስቲ ፊቺአቸውን ባጭሩ እንይ። ኦሮሞነትም ሆነ አማራነት ሁለቱም ሶስት ምሰሶዎች (pillars) አላቸው። እነዚህ ምሰሶዎች ደግሞ… Read More »

OROMUMMAA fi SABBOONUMMAA vs ITOOPHIYUMMAA fi AMAARUMMAA

OROMUMMAA fi SABBOONUMMAA vs ITOOPHIYUMMAA fi AMAARUMMAA Berhanu Hundee,  Bitootessa 29, 2020 Dhimmootni mata dureerratti lakkuu lakkuudhaan garee lamatti bahan kun faallaa walii akka ta’an osoo hin ibsin dura mee hiika isaanii gabaabsinee haa laallu. Oromummaas ta’ee Amaarummaan utubaalee (pillars)… Read More »

Bill Gates Interview on CNN Anderson Cooper CNN Town Hall

Bill Gates Interview on CNN Anderson Cooper CNN Town Hall Bill Gates, co-founder of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, weighs in on the coronavirus pandemic, saying the number of US cases has not yet peaked and the country won’t… Read More »

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights very concerned by the continued communications shutdown in parts of Ethiopia

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) very concerned by the continued communications shutdown in parts of Ethiopia 27-Mar-202000:02:24 A spokesperson for the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) said the Office is very concerned by… Read More »

The Abiy regime hides the spread of Coronavirus in Ethiopia

The Abiy regime hides the spread of Coronavirus in Ethiopia Ethiopian Twitter: 16 confirmed cases so far but experts assume many more undetected. Has anyone here been hearing stories recently of neighbours, family members etc., falling sick with flu or… Read More »

US pressures countries to reject Cuban aid during coronavirus pandemic

US pressures countries to reject Cuban aid during coronavirus pandemic UK, March 27, 2020 (Morning Star) — THE United States has launched a stunning attack on Cuba’s medical-aid missions, with the Trump administration pressing countries to reject them during the… Read More »

UN Rights Commission Concerned about Internet Shut Down in Oromia amidst Covid-19

UN Rights Commission Concerned about Internet Shut Down in Oromia amidst Covid-19 Addis Abeba, MArch 27/2020 (Addis Standard) – The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights released a statement today in which the Rights body expressed its concerns about the… Read More »