'Commission of Inquiry' Oversteps its Remit
Eritrea has received credible information that the "Commission of Inquiry" (COI) intends to publicly release its forthcoming "report" in advance...
From now on things will not go well with the government of Eritrea.
A Glimpse at Corruption in the Construction Sector
Mekelle , Kombolcha Industrial Hub Construction Awarded to Chinese Companies
In spite of the bitter complaint by local contractors that the government should allow local contractors to participate in the bidding and building of these hubs the government is opting to go with known international companies.Nothing explains such decision except the government has concluded the local construction Industry has a long way to go to take such major construction even as a partner to international companies!...that can not be comforting to those of us who wish and think otherwise! The Local Construction Industry must look inward and see what is holding it from developing and maturing!
Ethiopia turns S-75 SAMs into self-propelled systems
Ethiopia has had S-75 systems since the 1970s, some of which are still deployed at three fixed sites around Addis Ababa, its S-125 (SA-3 'Goa') systems deployed closer to the Eritrean border to defend strategic locations.Self-propelled S-75 launchers would be far more mobile and quicker to deploy, especially in areas with poor roads...
(Aigaforum May 03, 2016) - The Ethiopian Diasporas particularly those living in the Western World have been vocal ever since EPRDF came to power. It is understandable why most of them are vocal against EPRDF. Some of them are left over of the Feudal regime, the Derge and the many hodgepodge political organizations that ceased to exist ...
Ethiopia's oilseed production to increase despite drought
WASHINGTON, D.C., U.S Ethiopias oilseed sector, which is rapidly growing to meet both local and foreign demand, plays a vitally important economic role in generating foreign exchange earnings and income for the country, the U.S. Department of Agricultures (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) said in a April 22 report
Empowering the Youth to Advance the Socio-Economic Stride
Ahmed Jamal 05-02-16 -
Recently, the Oromia regional state announced its plan to create almost a million jobs for youth, as well as 21,000 youth graduates of higher learning institutions. As reported in the media, the Oromia State of Ethiopia plans...
Ethiopia's outsized importance to African security
Is Ethiopia a rising star in Africa? By some measures, yes: As the second most-populous country on the continent (after Nigeria), it has achieved GDP growth rates above 10 percent for a decade. It is home to the African Union headquarters ...
South Sudan: 32 Kidnapped Ethiopian Children Recovered
Authorities in South Sudan said they have recovered 32 of the 125 Ethiopian children who the Ethiopian government said were abducted from its Gambela region two weeks ago during a deadly cattle raid blamed on a South Sudanese militia.