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Monthly Archives: August 2009

Thugs gone wild in Kilil-istan

By Alemayehu G. Mariam Rent-a-Thug Against Democracy In a recent piece entitled “Mob Disrupts Political Meeting in Adama,”1 former Ethiopian President Dr. Negasso Gidada described how “an...

Millions facing famine in Ethiopia as rains fail

International aid agencies fear that the levels of death and starvation last seen 24 years ago, are set to return to the Horn of...

Fourth exchange Ethiopian missing in UK

A fourth member of an Ethiopian exchange programme has gone missing from Hartlepool. Police have launched a missing persons inquiry following the disappearance of Konjit...

Kenenisa one step away from $1 Million Jackpot

Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele is in the hunt for the $1 million Golden League jackpot, with just one Golden League meet left. Kenenisa Bekele ,the...

Ethiopian troops seize central Somalia town from Islamists

MOGADISHU, Aug. 29 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of Ethiopian troops on Saturday took control of a main central Somali town from an Islamist rebel...

Weyane detain Washington Post reporter

by Desalegn Sisay Ethiopian TPLF authorities briefly detained a reporter for the Washington Post newspaper this week, before a top government official said she was...

President Obama: End Subsidies To African Tyrants

By Peter Otika In recent months, Africa has been in the news everywhere and for once, for a good reason. This time, it’s about...

Weyane paid $2.3million to Washington Lobbyists while Ethiopians starve

Killed anti-Ethiopian bill In June 2006, the Ethiopia Freedom, Democracy and Human Rights Advancement Act was introduced by Rep. Christopher Smith (Republican, New Jersey) proposing...

Courting the Nile Goddess

Ayenew Haileselassie Addis Ababa — North Korea keeps shooting its long range missiles now and then. These missiles do not just reach all important targets;...

Strange disease causing several deaths in Addis not unexpected

by Desalegn Sisay The outbreak of a disease termed as Acute Watery Diarrhea (AWD) has hit the Ethiopian capital city of Addis Ababa. Over 200...