MetEC’s wasteful blunders should end Ethiopia’s fling with military business

MetEC’s wasteful blunders should end Ethiopia’s fling with military business By Zekarias Beshah Abebe, November 22, 2018 (Ethiopia Insight) — The Metals and Engineering Corporation (MetEC) is in the spotlight again with the arrest of managers for alleged corruption. More… Read More »

European Investment Bank (EIB) supports jobs and climate action across Africa with new EUR 200 million loan to Afreximbank

European Investment Bank (EIB) supports jobs and climate action across Africa with new EUR 200 million loan to Afreximbank The facility will support promoters in more than 40 countries across Africa with long-term funding ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, November 22, 2018/APO… Read More »

Barara is not Addis Ababa

Barara is not Addis Ababa By Guluma Gemeda (PhD), University of Michigan-Flint, November 22, 2018 Recently, unpublished, 49-page document entitled: ‘Addis Ababa is Barara, and Barara is Addis Ababa’ has circulated on the internet. The name of the author(s) is not… Read More »

Perils of Negotiating With Ethiopian Rulers

Perils of Negotiating With Ethiopian Rulers By Worku Gadissa  “Woraabeechi si gatuu mannaa woraabeecha nyaatee lulluqachu woyaa” [It is better to eat hyena and be sanctified rather than be eaten by hyena” singer,  Ittika Teferi This article was originally posted… Read More »

Transparency in military spending in sub-Saharan Africa higher than expected, new SIPRI report

Transparency in military spending in sub-Saharan Africa higher than expected, new SIPRI report SIPRI for the media  (Stockholm, 19 November 2018, SIPRI) The level of transparency in military spending in sub-Saharan Africa is greater than previously thought, according to a… Read More »

Open Letter to O/ Lamma Magarsa, the President of Oromia Regional State.

From: Dr. Badhaasaa Taaddasaa | November 19, 2018 Dear Obbo Lamma: I am writing this letter to appeal to you in the wake of the widely circulating news and social media reactions hailing the face-to-face discussion you had with the… Read More »

U.S. Embassy Launches Ethiopia Hacks! During Global Entrepreneurship Week

U.S. Embassy Launches Ethiopia Hacks! During Global Entrepreneurship Week (US Embassy in Ethiopia) — The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa launched the first in a series of 12 hackathons under its Ethiopia Hacks! program as part of its annual Global… Read More »

Multinationalism is the Backbone of Unity

Multinationalism is the Backbone of Unity Worku Burayu (PhD), November 18, 2018 Summary: Let’s have determination and harmonization to discuss the real issues and to find the tangible solutions to form a more perfect unity by willingness and love and… Read More »

Tarkaanfiin Shakkamtoota Seeratti Dhiheessuu Jajjabeeffamuu Qaba

Tarkaanfiin Shakkamtoota Seeratti Dhiheessuu Jajjabeeffamuu Qaba (Ibsa ABO Sadaasa 17, 2018) Mootummaan Itoophiyaa kan EPRDFiin hoogganamu aangawoota isaa kanneen waggoota 27 dabran keessatti yakkoota dhiittaa mirga dhala namaa suukanneessoo lammiilee nagaa irratti raaw’achaa turuutti shakkaman keessaa hanga tokko seeratti dhiheessuu… Read More »

SBO Sagalee Bilisummaa Oromoo, Sadaasa 16, 2018

SBO Sagalee Bilisummaa Oromoo, Sadaasa 16, 2018 SBO SADAASA 16,2018. Oduu, Ibsa ABO fi Gaaffii fi deebii Itti Aanaa H.D ABO Jaal Araarsoo Biqilaa waliin taasisame kutaa jalqabaa