Can Ethiopia’s Resource Wealth Contribute to its Growth and Transformation?

ADDIS ABABA, January 26, 2015 – Ethiopia has averaged a 10.7% economic growth rate over the last 10 years, more t[...]

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‘Ethiopia’s media crackdown is bad news for Africa’

It’s not easy being a journalist in Ethiopia. In fact, it’s nearly impossible, according to a new 76-page Human[...]

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Ethiopian, Egyptian patriarchs share “God’s gift to all”

On a visit to Cairo, the head of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church urged closer relations between the Egyptian and Ethi[...]

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Ethiopia’s rapid growth: Miracle or mirage?

By contrast, other sub-Saharan African economies grew 5.4 percent on average in the same period. By the end of the [...]

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Public Security and the Need for Inter-State Collaboration

The current international system has two aspects. The first aspect is altruism (caring for other human beings) which has served us well as a powerful moral force in the advocacy of the collective development of humanity; the creation of many international humanitarian organizations; and advancement of strong arguments in support of development assistance programs; among other things. The second aspect is national interest. This is about a country’s security, trade, diplomacy and other interests that ensure the welfare of its citizens.

The Invention of Ethnic Politics – Messay Kebede

Take a random group of Ethiopians as you find them in any public place. You will never hear them defining themselves by a single characteristic. If you ask one of them how a person is defined, he/she will say that a person is defined by age, gender, class, social role, religion, culture, ethnic background, etc. This same person is also Ethiopian, African, and human.

Against Political Demonstrations in Ethiopia : In favor of election participation

In all of Ethiopia’s modern history, I know of no single instance where any political organization coming into power through such political agitation. The one instance that is often mentioned by people is the student movement of the 1960s and 1970s, which did not empower any civilian political organization to acquire power, but led to a disastrous political turmoil resulting in a brutal military regime taking over the Imperial Ethiopian Government and that, proceeded to ravage Ethiopia for seventeen years

Heartbreaking documentary on homeless adopted Ethiopian children

Mr. Don Rather has produced a heartbreaking documentary interview on adopted Ethiopian children in Seattle, WA. Please watch the following video and help to stop crime against Ethiopian children.

Shipwreck Kills over a Dozen Ethiopian Migrants Trying to Reach by Yemen–New York times

At least 21 migrants from Ethiopia drowned while trying to reach the coast of Yemen, according to the United Nations refugee agency, which has recorded a sharp increase this year in the number of people who have died while attempting the crossing, mainly from the Horn of Africa.

Security Message for U.S. Citizens in Ethiopia December, 2014

The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that political rallies or demonstrations may occur without significant notice throughout Ethiopia, particularly in the lead up to Ethiopian national elections in May 2015. Such rallies and demonstrations may be organized by any party or group and can occur in any open space throughout the country

መከላከያ ሠራዊትን በመሰለልና መረጃ በማስተላለፍ የተጠረጠሩ ኢትዮጵያውያንና ኤርትራውያን ተከሰሱ

ከኤርትራ መንግሥት የመረጃ ሠራተኞች ጋር ሚስጥራዊ ግንኙነት በመፍጠር፣ ከጥቅምት ወር 2004 ዓ.ም. ጀምሮ እስከ ግንቦት ወር 2006 ዓ.ም. ድረስ፣ በኢትዮጵያ ድንበር ላይ ስለሚገኘው፤ የኢትዮጵያ መከላከያ ሠራዊት ወቅታዊ ሁኔታ በመሰለልና መረጃ በመስጠት የተጠረጠሩ ዘጠኝ ኢትዮጵያውያንና ኤርትራውያን ክስ ተመሠረተባቸው፡፡

Teen’s gang rape in Addis Ababa sounds alarm

Teen’s gang rape in Addis Ababa sounds alarm

Hanna Lalango, 16, died on Nov. 1, from a brutal gang rape after five men kidnapped and held her captive for several days in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa. Hanna attended a private high school in the city’s Ayer Tena neighborhood.

Ebola cases near 16,000, Sierra Leone to overtake Liberia soon with most cases: WHO

GENEVA (Reuters) – The death toll in the world’s worst Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,689 out of 15,935 cases reported in eight countries by Nov. 23, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday.
Almost all cases and all but 15 deaths have been in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia – the three hardest-hit countries, which reported 600 new cases in the past week, the WHO said in its latest update.

The threat of Eritrean refugees to the security and social fabric of Ethiopia

The threat of Eritrean refugees to the security and social fabric of Ethiopia

We can safely assume then 98% of those coming to Ethiopia as refugees have some type of military training. The Eritrean regime is not waiting to be drained of its potential man power and bleed to death alive. It has a few pretty good tricks on its sleeves and it would not hesitate to use them.

After the Eritrean invasion of Ethiopia in 1998 failed and the invading army of Shaebiya was decimated by the gallant Ethiopian defense forces, the regime in Asmara never stopped for a day actively trying to disintegrate Ethiopia.

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