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Monthly Archives: October 2008

Third anniversary of the suppression of Ethiopia’s free press

Posted 1st November 2008 By Eskinder Nega (Addis Ababa) / October 31, 2008 I am writing from the designated seat of the African Union, Addis Ababa;...

Obang talks about the “Obama factor”

Posted 31st October 2008 What does the Obama win mean for Ethiopians? By Obang Metho Welcome to everybody! It is great to be back in Oakland. The...

The Significance of Ethiopia’s History of National Resistance for African Unity and Dignity (Part...

Posted 31st October 2008 By Network of Ethiopian Scholars (NES) October 31, 2008 Inspiring Quotes! “Our liberty is meaningless unless all Africans are free.” Emperor Haile Selassie Speech...

Bertukan Mideksa: A Career In Dissent

Posted 29th October 2008 By Michael Chebsi ADDIS ABABA, Oct 29 (IPS) - Frozen in disbelief on the steps of the courthouse where she presided as...

Wave of suicide bombs in northern Somalia kills 24

Posted 29th October 2008 by Mustafa Haji Abdinur MOGADISHU (AFP) – Five suicide car bombs ripped through key targets Wednesday in northern Somalia, including UN...

19 killed in Ethiopia road accident

Posted 29th October 2008 ADDIS ABABA (AFP) — A former marathon champion was one of 19 people who died in road accident in Ethiopia, police...

UDJ starts to stretch legs despite claims

Posted 29th October 2008 By Kirubel Tadesse Despite the claimed narrowing of political space for the opposition, the Unity for Democracy and Justice (UDJ) has opened...

Why I endorse Obang’s vision for a new Ethiopia

Posted 29th October 2008 By Abebe Gelaw At every venue and juncture where Ethiopians gather to discuss the fate of their country, there are usually two...

ETHIOPIA: Humanitarian aid “needed until June 2009”

Posted 29th October 2008   Recipients receiving supplementary foodstuffs distributed by Concern Worldwide in Badessa, Wolayita District of southern Ethiopia. NAIROBI, 28 October 2008 (IRIN) - The...

Meles Zenawi ‘must admit defeat’: al Shabaab

Posted 27th October 2008 Abu Mansur in the middle MOGADISHU, Somalia Oct 27 (Garowe Online) - A spokesman for an Islamist guerrilla group waging war in...