OPDO Reform: A Step in The Right Direction
Saba Degefa 03-16-16 - OPDO, the ruling party of the state of Oromia, has spent the last two weeks in intense high-level meetings. The goal of the meetings is to reform the party establishment after the turmoil that rocked the state for months.
Ethiopia's investment in access to roads
Marta Adera 03-16-16 - Ethiopia's economy has maintained its extraordinary expansion with an average gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 10.9% for more than decade. That rate is almost double the 5.4% average for Sub-Saharan Africa
Premier to hold discussion with intellectuals
Addis Ababa, March 12, 2016 (FBC) Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will hold discussion with intellectuals .This is wonderful news. In order for Ethiopia to move forward and make the Growth and Transformation Plan successful it is a must the intellectual community...
Eritreas capital city houses some of the finest 20th century architecture in the world
Eritrea, a small state of six million people in the northeast of Africa, is often seen as one of the most isolated countries on the continent. But the capital, Asmara, has some of the best 20th century architectural design in the world...While elsewhere on the continent economic growth is transforming Africas urban skylines, Eritreas capital has not had major construction happen since the 1940s, according to UNESCO.
(It is amazing to see Asmara ruining itself to death by its own children! The story line for Asmara today should have been what was done over the last 24 years instead of colonial era! Sad Sad!)
Sisi Wags His Finger
Is Egypt melting down? It has an insurgency, a currency crisis, a brazen and brutal security apparatus that is sowing dissent, a phony political process, and a leader who has lost his grip. These are, at least, the reasons that have been outlined in various commentaries and analyses ...
Milestones that mark the GERDs five years
Bereket Gebru 03-11-16 - Ever since Ethiopias announcement of its plan to build a mega dam over the Nile, numerous predominantly foreign experts and ordinary people have expressed their doubt over the realization of the project,
Ethiopia plans new 2,000 MW dam: PM
Ethiopia, which plans to become a top regional electricity exporter, will soon launch a new 2,000 megawatt hydropower dam, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said on Thursday.
GatesAir wins DSO project in Ethiopia
CINCINNATIIn preparation for its national transition to digital television, Ethiopias national digital TV network has awarded a contract to GatesAir to provide turnkey equipment and services. GatesAir will design, supply, install, test and commission ...