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Monthly Archives: July 2009

Ethiopia under siege

By Yilma Bekele Siege is a strong term. It is normally used to describe a war situation. The invading army resorts to siege when it...

Tourists grant Ethiopian guides’ $1 million wish

By Barry Malone LALIBELA, Ethiopia (Reuters Life!) - Guide Getachew Tekeba used to bring tourists to his favorite mountainside spot just minutes from his house...

13 Ethiopians die in train accident on Ethio-Djibouti rail

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) At least 13 Ethiopians died on a train accident in the eastern part of Ethiopia while travelling to Djibouti, the Ethiopian...

Nile river agreements and issues

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt (Reuters) - Ministers of water resources from Nile Basin countries are meeting in Alexandria, Egypt on July 27-28 to discuss cooperation and...

Tigrians outraged over EFFORT-led corruption

By Abebe Gellaw In response to Ethiopia and Zenawi's gangster capitalism, an article I published a few weeks back that tried to highlight the biggest...

Canadian convicted of “terrorism” in Ethiopia

By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - A Canadian citizen could face the death penalty in Ethiopia after a court found him guilty Monday of...

Mystery disease kills 18 in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA - A mysterious disease has killed 18 people and affected around 150 others in central Ethiopia, the UN humanitarian office said Monday. "Although...

Ethiopia’s Kidan Tesfahun wins Best Female Model World 2009 in Spain‏

Stunning Model and reigning Ethiopian Miss Millennium Queen: Kidan Tesfahun has won Best Female Model of the World 2009 at a contest held in...

The Western Media and African Diaspora

By Amanuel Biedemariam Africans have never attained control of their voices, points of view, agendas and the messages they need to convey to each other...