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Reflections on The Ethiopian Condition By Teodros Kiros (Ph.D.)

Reflections on The Ethiopian Condition  By Teodros Kiros (Ph.D.)

A few years ago, I wrote a set of sustained articles on the Idea of Ethiopianity, the corner stone of Ethiopian Pride, manifest in the classical battle at Adwa, where…

H&M’s Ethiopian Made Sweater Ignites Controversy

H&M’s Ethiopian Made Sweater Ignites Controversy

Sweden’s multinational clothing company, H&M (Hennes & Mauritz AB), one of the world’s most successful clothing companies is facing a backlash for featuring a young Sweden-based Kenyan model in one…

Alarming increase in Ethiopian suicide cases in UAE

Alarming increase in Ethiopian suicide cases in UAE

Ethiopian diplomatic mission in UAE calls on employers to be humane in their interaction with domestic staff January 12, 2018|Gulf News | Aghaddir Ali, Staff Reporter Sharjah: Ten Ethiopians committed…

Debretsion Gebremichael: Corruption, pornography and sex tourism By Abebe Gellaw

Debretsion Gebremichael: Corruption, pornography and sex tourism  By Abebe Gellaw

Debretsion Gebremichael, TPLF’s new chairman and deputy administrator of the Tigray region, has been exposed for misusing work related travel opportunities and public funds to pay for prostitutes and escorts…

Ethiopia’s decision on ‘political prisoners’ in context (By Awol K Allo, AlJazeera)

Ethiopia’s decision on ‘political prisoners’ in context  (By Awol K Allo,  AlJazeera)

By Awol K Allo, 10 Jan 2018 (Al Jazeera) On January 3, the Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn made two major announcements: his government will release political prisoners and close down…

Armaments are being smuggled into Addis Ababa – NSC admits

Armaments are being smuggled into Addis Ababa – NSC admits

11 Jan 2018 by APA News | The government of Ethiopia has announced the interception over the last two months of a huge number of armaments that were to be…

Ethnic conflict, political crisis and the future of Ethiopia

Ethnic conflict, political crisis and the future of Ethiopia

By Zelalem Teshome Baye | Ethiopia: a false hope? Zelalem Teshome Baye agues that the country’s political leaders need to critically re-examine the existing ethnic-based modes of the structure of…

“Tanan Kaygna, Ethiopian Kaygna:” Our Tana, our Ethiopia By Worku Abera (PhD)

“Tanan Kaygna, Ethiopian Kaygna:” Our Tana, our Ethiopia  By Worku Abera (PhD)

“Some people think it is their birthright to continue ruling Ethiopia.” “The EPRDF is not a god to be worshipped.” “Ethiopia faces an existential crisis.” “The people are protesting not…

Saudi Arabia transfers Ritz-Carlton detainees to Al-Ha’ir prison

Saudi Arabia transfers Ritz-Carlton detainees to Al-Ha’ir prison

January 11, 2018 | (Memo)The Saudi authorities have transferred the remaining detainees being held in the Ritz-Carlton hotel to Al-Ha’ir prison, south of Riyadh, Al-Araby Al-Jadeed news site reported. Sources told the…

Ethiopia bans foreigners adopting children

Ethiopia bans foreigners adopting children

10 JANUARY 2018,MEL FRYKBERG| Johannesburg – Ethiopia’s parliament has passed legislation banning the adoption of children by foreigners, the BBC reported on Wednesday. Former American Hollywood couple Brad Pitt and…