Youth Bulge in Cities and Towns, its Remedies
Tsegaye Tegenu, (PhD) 2017-05-18 - Although still a majority rural country, Ethiopia has been rapidly urbanizing in the past few decades. The urban centers have increased both in size and number. In the 1960s there were about 384 towns with a total population of 1.5 million, Currently, the urban population has more than doubled reaching at 19 million.
FBI warned Rohrabacher that Russia was targeting him
In 2012, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher received a warning from the FBI that Russian spies were attempting to recruit him as an agent of influence, the New York Times reported Friday.Although the California Republican has long been among the Kremlins most outspoken defenders on Capitol Hill...
[How does this congressman explain his infatuation with Putin government and his constant complaint about Ethiopia and its government? Strange!]
Chinese New World Order
Amen Teferi 05-18-17 - When addressing a banquet held on Sunday in honor of foreign guests attending the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for renewing the Road spirit.
Advocating Abstract Unity?
May 18, 2017 - During the Dergue era, it was a taboo to speak about issues concerning the country. It was out of the scope of ordinary citizens to speak about problems concerning the whole country.
EPRDF: Renascence Party
Amen Teferi 05-18-17 -In anticipation of the forthcoming 26th anniversary May 28 I tried to assess the path that has led us to where we are now. Now, we are in a situation that requires critical thinking and courageous spirit. In my view...
A glance at the construction sector
Bereket Gebru 05-17-17 - In developing economies, the construction sector is a great source and outcome of growth. With economic growth comes the construction of various infrastructural facilities including roads, power stations...
The role of the youth to sustain economic development
Bereket Gebru 05-17-17 - There is no need to present trail of analysis that the youth is the future of the nation. It is the natural law of societal development which necessitates the succession. The pivotal role played by the youth is also determined...
Health Insurance Coverage in Tigrai Conference Reportage
(Aigaforum) May 2017 - The government of Ethiopia is trying very hard to transform the society.Ethiopia is recognized for its success by international government and non government institutions. In fact one of the architect for the rapid primary health coverage, Dr Tedros, is currently the front runner to become WHO director! ...
GE looks to develop renewable energy skills in Ethiopia
General Electric (GE) and the Addis Ababa Institute of Technology (AAiT) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to "frame an ongoing collaboration" with the aim of "enabling capacity development programs focused on renewable energy."
A Qualified Candidate for Head of the W.H.O.
Although not optimal, many countries report cholera to the World Health Organization as acute watery diarrhea, as Ethiopia has. This allows reporting and response without laboratory confirmation, but in no way indicates that Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former health minister of Ethiopia, is any less qualified to become director general of the W.H.O.
Dr Tedros is a very well known former Ethiopian government official. He has served as Health Minister and Foreign Minister before becoming a candidate for WHO. The following are few quotes from two former presidents of the United States of America as well as a former British high official...