U.S. Military Stops Launching Drones From Ethiopia, Embassy Says
The U.S. military has stopped flying drones from the southern Ethiopian town of Arba Minch, which they had used since 2011, a spokesman for the U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia said.
The two countries agreed that a U.S. presence in Arba Minch isnt needed at the moment, the spokesman, David Kennedy, said in an e-mail on Saturday.
China firm completes gas appraisal wells in Ethiopia
Chinas POLY-GCL Petroleum Group Holdings Ltd has finished drilling two appraisal wells in Ethiopias southeast and will soon know the size of gas deposits there, a senior Ethiopian official said. Ethiopia says the wells in the Calub and Hilala fields in the Ogaden Basin...
Aigaforum received an article dealing with potential mismanagement of public funds raised in Humera town as well as unnecessary delay of implementing public work projects. We asked the government of Tigrai to comment and they have done so. Below are the complaint as well as the comment from the government side. We are glad both the public and the government are serious in finding a remedy to some of the good governance issues. There are many local issues the government can easily address without waiting for a long campaign; although, many of the good governance issues will not be resolved overnight and needs long campaign! We understand extremists are trying to exploit such issues but we think the best way to deny extremists from exploiting such issues is to be open and be proactive always!
Hailemariam Desalegn is 2015 AfricaWorld Man of the Year
It is remarkable how Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has sustained economic progress in Ethiopia after the sudden death of his predecessor in 2012.Moments after the Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was re-elected
Ethiopia's dam: a source of conflict or cooperation?
The government of Ethiopia is spending billions of its own money to build the Grand Renaissance dam.When it's finished, it will be Africa's largest hydroelectric power plant and will help solve a national energy crisis in Ethiopia.
The Follies and Delusions of the Professor
Yosef Yohans Dec 31, 2015 - I wondered as I was reading his most recent article in what state of mind the Professor was when he made some preposterous and ludicrous claims. Perhaps the Professors behaviour is understandable and can be attributed to the recent setbacks...
Berhane Aregay was born on September 02, 1953 in Asmara, Eritrea to Bashai Aregay Asgedom and W/ro Dinquan Gebremedhin.Berhane Attended Elementary school in Enticho Town and did his Secondary Education in Adwa town of Tigray Reginal state, Ethiopia. Upon finishing high school...
The public should expose the anti-peace elements!
Kebede Kassa 12-31-15 - Recently some narrowest, chauvinist and rent-seeking opposition politicians, labeled by the House of peoples Representatives as terrorists, have created an agenda of malice whilst...
Restrictive Ethiopia cuts an economic dash
Birds shriek as they swoop down to collect items from the heaps of waste. Human scavengers, faces grey with dust, pick through the filth.
All this against the background of a modern cityscape, the skyline thick with construction cranes as the capital's building boom races on.
Samuel, who does not look much older than 24, tells me...
Ginbot 7 News: Lonely Dr Berhanu Nega
Aigaforum Dec 28, 2015 -The loss of Andargachew has been a very costly one to Ginbot 7. Dr Berhanu the chairman of the organization has been trying to re energize his followers... Neamin Zeleke who used to run ESAT TV has lost his top post. Although Shaibya media outlets announced his departure in advance, to insinuate...