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By MGoth On Friday, May 24th, 2013

Ethiopia:African Union 50th Anniversary Celebrations!

Africa will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the African Union this weekend in Ethiopia’s capital Ethiopian TV (ETV) will be streaming free live transmissions from Addis Ababa from today until 27th May You can More...

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By MGoth On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Somaliland:Ethiopian Prime Minister’s Speech on Somaliland on the 18th May 2013

 Why should Ethiopia think regional solution is panacea to the regional problems? I would like take this opportunity to thank the Ethiopian Prime Minister for his support and solidarity to our country as he spelled More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
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Ethiopia:Tributes paid to Meles and his legacy

Tributes were paid to Ethiopia’s exceptional leader, Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, for his outstanding contribution to the renaissance of both Ethiopia and Africa during his tenure, which spanned two decades. He More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Ethiopia:Why do Arabs regard the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam with “apprehension”?

part 2 By Ethiopiawi In part one, I tried to show that given  the GERD will change the economic landscape of Ethiopia root and branch, one cannot,  unless one is in the pay of the arch enemies of Ethiopia, say More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Somaliland:”We will defend Somaliland,” Ethiopian PM says

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn declared bi-partisan support for Somaliland in the case of military action against the threat from neighboring Somalia and other external militants such as al Shabab. The More...

By MGoth On Monday, May 20th, 2013

Ethiopia: The Corruption Game

House cleaning or window dressing? Are they playing us like a cheap fiddle again? For a while, it was all about the Meles Dam and how to collect nickels and dimes to build it. That kind of played itself out. (Not More...

By MGoth On Friday, May 17th, 2013

Ethiopia:Why do Arabs regard the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam with “apprehension”?

By Ethiopiawi Introduction The Nile is God’s gift to Ethiopia. For this reason one cannot dispute Ethiopia’s ownership right over the Nile without defying the will of the Almighty. Yet the  decision More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Ethiopia:Minister Tedros Urges Ethiopians in the UK for More Engagement in Nation Building

Ethiopian Foreign Minister, H.E. Dr. Tedros Adhanom, met with members of the Ethiopian Diaspora in the UK where he discussed timely and relevant issues focusing on the GTP and highlighting gains made in investment, More...

By MGoth On Monday, May 13th, 2013

Edu-corruption and Mis-education in Ethiopia

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world,” said Nelson Mandela. For the late Meles Zenawi and his apostles (the Melesistas) in Ethiopia, the reverse is true: Ignorance is the More...

By MGoth On Monday, May 6th, 2013

Ethiopia: Shadowboxing Smoke and Mirrors

Alemayehu G Mariam: Meles Zenawi when he was alive and his apostles today (“Melesistas”) keep playing us in the Diaspora like a cheap fiddle. They make us screech, shriek, scream and shout by simply showing More...

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By MGoth On Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Ethiopia says preparing to pull troops out of Somalia

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia will withdraw its troops from Somalia soon, its prime minister said on Tuesday, voicing frustration with the Mogadishu government and African Union peacekeeping More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Ethiopia:Official complaint to the Ethiopia Election Board

To: the Ethiopia Election Board         Addis Ababa         Ethiopia Federal Democratic Republic Prime Minister Office         Federal Affair Minister Office         Ethiopian Defence Force   More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
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Ethiopia:Ethiopian journalist Reeyot Alemu wins 2013 UNESCO-Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize

Paris, 16 April – Imprisoned Ethiopian journalist Reeyot Alemu is the winner of the 2013 UNESCO-Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize. Ms Alemu was recommended by an independent international jury of More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

Ethiopia:Meles Foundation launched

The Meles Foundation, established in honour of Ethiopia’s late Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, was inaugurated on 6th April at the African Union in the presence of high-level dignitaries including Prime Minister More...

By Hassan Ali On Friday, April 5th, 2013

Ethiopia:This is the true reality in Somali regional state: not what the regional propaganda machineries depict

We have got hold of a study carried out by a foreign consultant about the reality in Somali regional state. Unlike what daily being broadcasted and posted by the Ethiopian Somali Television (ESTV) and Cakaranews More...

By MGoth On Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Ethiopia: The UK Government Project Liyu Police Peace and Development Programme

The Peace and Development Programme: Overarching Theory of Change   The Somali Region does not suffer from major armed conflict and prospects for armed conflict on a significant scale are considered unlikely. More...

By MGoth On Monday, April 1st, 2013

Ethiopia: Land and Ethiopia’s Corruptocracy

Professor A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, the renowned Indian scientist (“Missile Man of India”)  and Eleventh President of India (2002-2007) said, “If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Ethiopia:Let ‘Same-Wade’ (good-riddance) Objective Bear fruit

Just a few days ago, the Somali Regional President, Abdi Mohamed Omar, launched an extensive official tour throughout the 8 districts the Isaq Ethiopian Somali Community resides. This official tour exactly coincided More...

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By MGoth On Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Somalia:Ethiopia Leaves A Vacuum

March 22, 2013: The government considers al Shabaab done as a major military force and is now considered a threat as bandits and terrorists. The AU (African Union) peacekeepers and government troops continue to More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, March 21st, 2013

Somalia: AU Somali force readies for possible Ethiopia pullout

African Union forces battling Islamist insurgents in Somalia are preparing troops to take over should Ethiopia withdraw more soldiers from the region, their commander said Thursday. “We have in place contingent More...