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H.E. Dr. Workeneh Gebeyehu Attending the 5th Africa CEO Forum in Geneva, Switzerland
A high-level Ethiopian delegation led by H.E. Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and comprising several State Ministers and the CEOs of companies and banks operating in Ethiopia is attending the 5th Africa CEO Forum which is currently taking place in Geneva, Switzerland.

Turning Nemesis to Promise
Amen Teferi 03-21-17 - For a long time, war, famine and oppression were the hallmark of Ethiopia. Unable to create conducive political environment that accommodate the diverging views, Ethiopia had repeatedly failed to address

Major state of emergency restrictions lifted
Bereket  Gebru 03-21-17

We Must feel their Pain
Amen Teferi 03-21-17 - Inter-regional boundaries that divide the Somali region from its neighbors (Oromia and Afar) are ill defined and there are violent conflicts along these borders. In some cases, resource conflicts involving Somali, Afar and Oromo clans

Dangote Cement Faces Disruptions in Ethiopia Over Jobs Plan
Ethiopian regional officials are demanding that foreign cement producers including Dangote Cement Plc hand control of some parts of their businesses to groups of unemployed youths. The Nigerian company, controlled by Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, and others such as Saudi billionaire Mohammed al-Amoudi’s Derba MIDROC Cement Plc, should allow the youth to run their pumice mines, according to a draft contract...

The Horn of Africa's Qat-22
the Horn of Africa, qat, a leafy green plant that is popularly taken as a stimulant, grows all over the hills of Ethiopia. But the finest qat, it is claimed, is found around the prominent eastern cities of Dire Dawa and Harar.

The pink to my blue
Bereket Gebru 03-20-17 After taking training in conflict management a few weeks back, I have still hangover on the idea that conflicts are inevitable. They are a product of opposing interests and irreconcilable differences.

ቶሎሳ ኡርጌሳ 03-20-17

A reply to Ismail Mohammed Abdi’s article titled “Shedding Light On The Recent Violence In Border Areas Between Somali And Oromia Regions Of Ethiopia
Abdulbasit Abdusemed 03-18-17 - The socio-economic, cultural and political relation of the border community of Oromia and Ethio-Somali people is characterized by long established common history of resistance and cooperation.

Public Procurement and Property Administration Agency has suspended a long overdue and a very controversial multimillion dollar purchase process by the Ministry of Education.This is not the first time that this tender has been floated for bidding. Back in 2015, the same project was awarded to a company called Inspur Group at a total cost of 20 million dollars. However the award was later cancelled following a compliant logged... How is it possible this project is delayed twice? Is it because the world bank is involved and it is hard to manipulate the bidding process? Who is responsible for the delay? The delay is hurting the development of the country!

Interview:Tsenat Radio with Ato Alamenew vice president of Amhara Kilil(Region)- March 2017
Solomon Tekalegn asked the vice president about his new book"Political Economy and Ethiopian Hedase" and the current ongoing Deep Tehadeso and more.... Interview

Explaining Economic Revolution in Oromia to Pseudo Oromo Activists
Dr. Teshome Adugna1 03-17-17 - Recently few pseudo Oromo activists such as Dr. Tsegaye Regassa and Ato Tullu Liban targeted OPDO and its leadership for mobilizing Oromo people for economic revolution. These people think they are the only one...

የብሄረ ኣግኣዝያን ግስጋሴ፤ በምስራቅ አፍሪካ አዲሱ ክስተት
ሙሉማር ኪሮስ 03-19-17
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Concerns on sensationalizing Oromo-Somali border issues
Tesfaye Lemma 03-17-17 - Sometimes we encounter with equivocal portrayals in the media irrespective of the very moral and legal objectives of the media. In the same token, Journalistic professionalism has been fading away from time to time.

Face to face with the Eritrean exodus into Ethiopia
Under the early morning sun in the most northern region of Ethiopia a motley group of Eritrean men, women and children arrive dusty and tired at the end of a journey – and at the start of another. After crossing the border under cover of darkness, they are found by Ethiopian soldiers and taken to... Adinbried

Politicizing a Tragedy to Promote a Hidden Motive is Morally Unjustified
Tsegai Berhane (PhD) 03-16-17 - It is so sad that our compatriots (the poorest of the poor) lost their lives in the garbage dump landslide tragedy at the outskirt of Addis Ababa (locally known as Koshe dump). But I also believe that it is also morally wrong...

Hon. Boris Johnson MP, Secretary of State Applauds the Growth of Ethiopian
March 16, 2017 Hon. Boris Johnson MP, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, praised Ethiopian’s fast growth during his visit to the largest and most modern Ethiopian Aviation Academy and state-of-the-art flight simulators at Ethiopian Headquarters on 16, 2017

Death toll in garbage dump landslide rises to 113
Addis Ababa, March 15, 2017 (FBC) – The death toll from the garbage dump landslide occurred last Saturday on the outskirt of Addis Ababa has risen to 113.The cause of the accident will be investigated by professionals from Addis Ababa University and America’s University of Texas.

Ethiopia boasts about its economic progress. The body count at a garbage dump tells another story.
Ethiopia’s government for the last decade has tried to put behind the familiar cliches in Western minds of famine and poverty. The numbers help their case. Ethiopia has one of the best-performing economies in Africa. But 30 percent of Ethiopia's population still lives below the poverty line.

Genale-Dawa is coming
Amen Teferi Ethiopia has abundant water resources, yet it has repeatedly suffered from drought and the aridity of much of its land. Very little has been done to date in harnessing the country’s water resources as engines to propel national economic and social development and these resources are yet to contribute more than ....

Burning the Floor with Demon
Amen Teferi I read the callous piece Mr. Ismail Mohammed Abdi has written on the stubborn and intermittent conflicts between the inhabitants of the Oromo-Somali borderlands. Well, the sloppy article: “Shedding Light on the Recent Violence in the Border Areas between Somali and Oromia Regions of Ethiopia” has a skewed rendition of the reality that it intends to purport.

Interview with Dr Hagos and Dr Markos on the closure of Markos Special Health Center in Mekelle
(Aigaforum) March 2017- Ethiopia's progress in the health sector front is incredible. The progress made so far in reducing maternity death and illness from preventable diseases is amazing.There are now more clinics and health post in the countryside where most people live. Recently a special health center in Mekelle was ordered to close due to 'failure' to meet standards. Although much has been done to improve the overall health service needs, the country is in a dire need for a special health center...For More Interview

ECSF March 14, 2017
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