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Monthly Archives: October 2010

Meles Zenawi, his king-maker donors and HRW

By Neguse Gamma The Human Rights Watch (HRW) report that documented the ways in which the Ethiopian government used donor-supported resources and aid as a...

Remembering the November 2005 Massacres

Eskinder Nega from Addis Ababa With the benefit of hindsight, Meles Zenawi’s repressed thread of thought in 2004 and 2005 that led to a ...

Ethiopian journalist jailed without charge since September

New York, October 29, 2010--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls upon authorities in Ethiopia's northeastern region of Afar to release a journalist...

UK Overseas aid is funding human rights abuses in Ethiopia

By Peter Oborne The curious modern creed that foreign aid is automatically virtuous has its origins in two powerful social phenomena: the collapse of...

Book Review: Ethiopia’s Endemic Poverty that Globalization Won’t Tackle, But Ethiopians Can

Book Review and Commentary Waves: Ethiopia’s Endemic Poverty that Globalization Won’t Tackle, But Ethiopians Can Author: Aklog Birara (Ph.D.) Signature Books, 2010, Pages 497. $25:00 Review: Tecola Worq...

Sacrifice

By Ephrem Madebo “Today is the saddest day ever . . . seriously!” said a ten years old boy who for the first time...

Somali Islamists Kill Two Girls Branded Spies of Ethiopia

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Somalia’s most powerful Islamist insurgents, the Shabab, executed two teenage girls on Wednesday after deciding they were spies, setting...

Tegadalay Paulos’ statue in Ethiopia to be removed

Holy Synod of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo church in decided to remove Aba Paulos’s statue from St. Michael church.  They also decided...

Sudan president shift summit to Ethiopia, safe from ICC

A weekend meeting of East African leaders has been moved at the last minute from Kenya to Ethiopia. The decision came after the International Criminal...

Kenya Police pledge to flush out Oromo rebels

By NATION CORRESPONDENT Ethiopian militiamen will be flushed out of northern Kenya in a security operation launched on Wednesday. Eastern provincial police chief Marcus Ochola said...