Time Waits for No ManEven Isayas Afewerki
The new superhero movie, Thor: Ragnorok, is the story of Asgard, a fictional planet within the Marvel Comics universe. Ruled by a tyrant, the people of Asgard simply leave, unable to tolerate the vicissitudes of their cruel and destructive leader. In the end, Asgard, the planet, is destroyed by the empty rage of its ruler.
TPLF Politics: Individual and Institutional Reform
Zeru Hagos Nov 18, 2017 - TPLF conference is taking too long! All EPRDF member organizations have concluded their deep Tehadeso conference except for TPLF. To date, TPLF has released two interim conference statements. The first was generic as usual and dry with no scoop. The latter, however, was short but loaded. I assume both statements were released to avoid confusion among the public. The social media has become too disruptive...
Purdue professor receives $5M grant for grain research
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. A Purdue University professor has received a $5 million grant to help develop hybrid grain seeds that will resist parasite weeds.
Gebisa Ejeta received the four-year grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Journal and Courier reported.
As sex scandals topple the powerful: Why not Trump?
WASHINGTON (AP) "You can do anything," Donald Trump once boasted, speaking of groping and kissing unsuspecting women.Maybe he could, but not everyone can.The candidate who openly bragged about grabbing women's private parts but denied he really did so was elected president months before the cascading ....
Should this have taken two years to do? It is amazing how EPRDF digs its own hole only to climb it later at all cost! They say EPRDF/TPLF is good at solving problems but weak at avoiding problems from happening! How true!. The show of force cements the fact that TPLF is renewed and is coming out of its hibernation with full force!
TPLF Politics: No Split but Change is Coming!
Zeru Hagos Nov 17, 2017 -
For some reason TPLF is the most underestimated organization in Ethiopia. To their dismay and peril many of its opponents became decimated both in the political and military arena simply because they underestimated the organizations ability to survive.
Amb Berhane did not walk out and Azeb Mesfin simply walked out of a single meeting!
Zimbabwe army has Mugabe, wife in custody, controls capital
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) Zimbabwe's army said Wednesday it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife in custody and was securing government offices and patrolling the capital's streets following a night of unrest that included a military takeover of the state broadcaster.
Could this move affect Col Mengistu who has been hiding in Harare away from Ethiopia where he is accused and convicted of genocide?
His Highness King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
His Highness Mohamed Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman
Friends of The Sheik
Washington Metropolitan Area DC, Maryland, and Virginia, DMV USA
Nov 17, 2017 -
Your Royal Highnesses,
We are respectfully writing to you about the recent situation concerning Sheikh Mohammed Al-Amoudi in Saudi Arabia. As you know, Sheikh Al-Amoudi, through his mother, shares with us the rich heritage of Ethiopia. We would like to express to you and your government the high esteem in which we hold our brother, the Sheikh.
Ethiopian Airlines, Boeing Announce Order for Four 777 Freighters
--Order boosts carrier's 777 Freighter fleet from six to ten
--Net orders for 777s this year reach 57; supports production transition to 777X
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Ethiopian Airlines and Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced an order for four Boeing 777 Freighters the world's largest and longest-range twin-engine cargo jet in a deal valued at more than $1.3 billion at list prices.