An approach that paid off
Dawit Miteku 06-30-16 - Recently, South Sudanese Deputy President James Wani was in Addis Ababa. The visit focused on the negotiation between South Sudanese fighting parties, and the negotiation that has been going...
Ethiopia Ascends to UN Security Council Despite...
HRW crying because the grape is sour! Why is it hard for HRW to realize that its hollow and outright deceitful campaign against Ethiopia is not working? Instead of blaming 184 countries and the world that they are wrong is it not better to realize HRW is wrong when it comes to Ethiopia? Building democratic institutions and cementing democratic culture takes time and Ethiopia is not unique in that regard. Ethiopia is facing many hurdles to become a full-fledged democratic country but it is trying hard. HRW may not agree but the world does and that is what it matters! Eat your hearts out HRW![Zeru Hagos 06-29-16]...
Human Resources Development in Ethiopia
Aseffa Abreha June 2016 - In a Ginbot 20 celebrations speech on 28 May, 2016, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia underlined, among others, the great importance the EPRDF Government attaches above all else to human resources...
Ethiopia to replace Angola as non-permanent member at the Security Council. If you recall Egypt was elected to the seat last year.Ethiopia will assume the seat starting Jan 1, 2017 for the next two years. Ethiopia and Egypt will sit side by side as members for one more year! Ethiopia run for the seat unopposed as the only African candidate.
Reader note: It is interesting Ethiopia won its seat with nearly 100% ....what will the extremist and naysayer say this time? Was this election rigged too?
The regional government of Tigrai recently recognized extraordinary civil servants on the occasion of Martyr day. President Abay Woldu recognized close to two hundred civil servants. Those recognized include children of martyrs who are key performers in their work place.Listen to Tamrat Yemane interview and reportage from the event.
The media in enhancing good governance!
Tesfaye Lema 06-27-16 - Since EPRDF's 10th organizational conference held in Tigray Regional State, the Government of Ethiopia has been attempting to enhance good governance and meaningfully reduce rent seeking activities.
Human Right Council:Draft Resolution Situation of human rights in Eritrea
Guided by the Charter of the United Nations, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Covenants on Human Rights and other relevant international human rights instruments, Recalling resolution 91 and decisions 250/2002 and 275/2003 of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights,...
Some months back, we saw an email exchange of one of our regular contributor, Seyoum Teshome, on social media. Since we have been posting his articles we wanted to know more on this and asked Seyoum what interested him to write the email in the first place and if he has a problem if Tigirgna, the language, is required as prerequisite for a job with any employer? The following is his answer:-
Seyoum explaining his letter to Germany Embassy
Thank You Seyoum for replying to our inquiry promptly!
Are Ethiopia's Oromo being violently repressed? Debate between Minister Getachew and Abbo Lencho
The Ethiopian government says that some protesters who are from Ethiopia's largest ethnic group have died, but HRW is "very generous with numbers", and that protests have been overrun by armed groups.
We hope to get a full copy of this very civilized debate.The debate posted here is heavily edited! Mr Lencho should take a firm stand to play by the rule of the country and move back in to the peaceful struggle camp. Ethiopia will not be democratized by western influence! Mr Lencho should know Ethiopia recognizes
homegrown political organization!