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Regional Somali airport refuses to allow Ethiopian plane to land

Regional Somali airport refuses to allow Ethiopian plane to land

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Kismayo airport in southern Somalia refused to allow an Ethiopian plane to…

Israeli missing in Ethiopia- Student from Technion goes missing during hike in Ethiopian desert.

Israeli missing in Ethiopia- Student from Technion goes missing during hike in Ethiopian desert.

Aya Naemana, a 22-year-old Israeli tourist from the Galilee town of Arraba, went missing in…

Ethiopians ‘abused on Gulf route, forcibly deported from Saudi’

Ethiopians ‘abused on Gulf route, forcibly deported from Saudi’

HRW report says Ethiopian, Yemeni and Saudi officials have taken few, if any, steps to…

Ethiopian neighborhood in Las Vegas could get official designation

Ethiopian neighborhood in Las Vegas could get official designation

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) — A community informally known as Little Ethiopia could get that official…

Ethiopia ToHostThe 4th Eastern African Literary &Cultural Studies Conference Scholars from across Africa and the globe arrive in Lalibela!

Ethiopia ToHostThe 4th Eastern African Literary &Cultural Studies Conference  Scholars from across Africa and the globe arrive in Lalibela!

By Ayele Addis Ambelu (ayeleradio@gmail.com) The Eastern Africa Literary and Cultural Studies Conference, an unprecedented…

Ethiopians Abused on Gulf Migration Route

Ethiopians Abused on Gulf Migration Route

Trafficking, Exploitation, Torture, Abusive Prison Conditions August 15, 2019 (Addis Ababa) – Ethiopians undertaking the perilous journey…

Washington won’t Support a Plan Leading to a New African Nation – The Wall Street Journal (WSJ)

Washington won’t Support a Plan Leading to a New African Nation – The Wall Street Journal (WSJ)

Washington – For the United States, independence is not an option to settle the Moroccan…

King Minilik II Military Genius

King Minilik II Military Genius

King Minilik II Military Genius…

Ethiopian Day in Toronto

Ethiopian Day in Toronto

Ethiopian Day in Toronto…

The National Bank of Ethiopia granted a license to Ethio Lease, making it the first foreign-owned entity to receive a financial services license

The National Bank of Ethiopia granted a license to Ethio Lease, making it the first foreign-owned entity to receive a financial services license

Ethio Lease Receives Financial Service License and Opens for Business in Ethiopia Leasing Company Becomes…

Twitter backlash after Ethiopia PM’s internet ‘not water or air’ threat

Twitter backlash after Ethiopia PM’s internet ‘not water or air’ threat

“Internet is not water, internet is not air. Internet is a very important. However, if…

Ethiopia PM says ‘foreigners’ involved in June 22 foiled coup

Ethiopia PM says ‘foreigners’ involved in June 22 foiled coup

REUTERS Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Thursday that attackers in a failed regional…

Ethiopia opens up banking sector to its diaspora

Ethiopia opens up banking sector to its diaspora

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s parliament passed a bill on Wednesday to open up the…

Ethiopian Jews, Once Hailed, Now Cast Aside

Ethiopian Jews, Once Hailed, Now Cast Aside

By JEWISH WEEK EDITORS July 31, 2019, 10:39 am Ethiopian Israelis and supporters protest in…

Ethiopia plants 350m trees in a day to help tackle climate crisis

Ethiopia plants 350m trees in a day to help tackle climate crisis

The Guardian National ‘green legacy’ initiative aims to reduce environmental degradation About 350m trees have…

Ethiopia coffee, oilseeds export revenues hit 1.2 bln USD amid growing interest from China

Ethiopia coffee, oilseeds export revenues hit 1.2 bln USD amid growing interest from China

ADDIS ABABA, July 27 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopian government on Saturday said the country made…

Ethiopia’s First Female Supreme Court Chief Hopes to Rebuild Trust

Ethiopia’s First Female Supreme Court Chief Hopes to Rebuild Trust

VOA As part of sweeping reforms, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed appointed Meaza Ashenafi to…

Emperor Halie Selassie to be canonized as a saint

Emperor Halie Selassie to be canonized as a saint

July 23, 2019 Ejersa Goro, Harar Mulugeta Haile For the 127th birthday of Emperor Haile Selassie,…

Ethiopia referendum: Dozens killed in Sidama clashes

Ethiopia referendum: Dozens killed in Sidama clashes

By BBC Hawassa At least 25 people have died in clashes between Ethiopian security forces…

Hopes dashed as Ethiopia-Eritrea peace process stagnates

Hopes dashed as Ethiopia-Eritrea peace process stagnates

By AFP In the heady days after longtime foes Ethiopia and Eritrea signed a peace deal…

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  • National Salute to Debteras: The Theologians,  Philosophers, Historians, Professors and Patriots of Ethiopia!
  • A new myth “medemer”
  • The constitution should be changed unconstitutionall
  • The greatest confusion and deception of all time- duty-free or free trade policy cannot solve the complicated problems of African countries.
  • Raising the White Flag! The Power of Medemer and the “Disarming of the Ethiopia Opposition”?
  • The Intellectual Bankruptcy of Hizkiel Gebissa  Part II: The Plan to Destroy Ethiopia Gradually
  • Deforestation: Did Ethiopia plant 350 million trees in a day?
  •  Illegal Activities of Sidama Extremists in Awassa and What Must be Done to Ensure a Lasting Peace and Security in the City 
  • Ethiopia’s Policy Logjam and Unintended Consequences— Is the Abiy led government reverting to the TPLF model?   Part III
  • The Intellectual Bankruptcy of Hizkiel  Gebissa
  • The ‘Bantustanization’ of Ethiopia and Its Looming Dangers
  • Ode to 4 Billion Tree Saplings by the River Ghion (Ethiopia)
  • Ethiopia’s Policy Logjam and Unintended Consequences  —-why willful ignorance should be combatted now—-
  • Open Letter to Ethiopians and to the International Community  RE: Communique of “Concerned Ethiopians
  • Ethiopia:  Three Roadmaps for a Post-EPRDF Transition

Regional Somali airport refuses to allow Ethiopian plane to land

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Kismayo airport in southern Somalia refused to allow an Ethiopian plane to land on Monday, a witness said, amid heightened tensions between the federal government and the regional leadership ahead of elections on Thursday. Somalia’s central government said on Saturday it would not recognize the result of an upcoming vote to elect…

Regional Somali airport refuses to allow Ethiopian plane to land

National Salute to Debteras: The Theologians,  Philosophers, Historians, Professors and Patriots of Ethiopia!

By Belayneh Abate It  is regretful to see  some anti-Ethiopian and anti-Amara elites trying to treat their inferiority complex by undermining Debteras, who served as professors, philosophers, patriots and as nation builders of Ethiopia. As the Bible and other Holly Scriptures teach,  Ethiopia is one of the very few nations that started to follow monotheism…

National Salute to Debteras: The Theologians,  Philosophers, Historians, Professors and Patriots of Ethiopia!

A brief note on the use of Mefaqia (plant-based traditional toothbrush sticks) in Ethiopia

by Fekadu Fullas, Ph.D. How did people clean their teeth and maintain oral hygiene before the advent of modern toothbrush, paste and the whole gamut of other techniques? Obviously, in olden times modern techniques were not known. Dentistry as we know today didn’t exist then. Even today, many people in different parts of the world,…

A brief note on the use of Mefaqia (plant-based traditional toothbrush sticks) in Ethiopia

Rights group wants FIFA to ban Ethiopia 

Teshome Borago Satenaw and zehabesha News Columnist An Ethiopian rights group asked the World’s football governing body to ban the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) over xenophobic incidents this past week before a local match at the southern Hawassa city. The Wolayta Committee on Human Rights (WCHR) accused the EFF of being unable to protect ethnic…

Rights group wants FIFA to ban Ethiopia 

Bizuayehu Demissie: I do not have a single album or a full album each and every month to release it make money and become a celeb.

By Zelalem Endeta Our records show us that many of Ethiopian musicians cannot easily leave their careers who live outside the country like Ethiopian singer Bizuayehu Demissie.   Since he was living abroad, he was mostly dealing on working with different types of jobs besides his music career. The young modern Ethiopian musicians are being enslaved by foreign cultures and have been killing the music outside of real life and the artistic process by acting through westernized cultures, but many other Ethiopians are…

Bizuayehu Demissie: I do not have a single album or a full album each and every month to release it make money and become a celeb.

Health

A brief note on the use of Mefaqia (plant-based traditional toothbrush sticks) in Ethiopia

A brief note on the use of Mefaqia (plant-based traditional toothbrush sticks) in Ethiopia

by Fekadu Fullas, Ph.D. How did people clean their teeth and maintain oral hygiene before the advent of modern toothbrush, paste and the whole gamut of other techniques? Obviously, in olden times modern techniques were not known. Dentistry as we…

Health Tips: Cancer

Health Tips: Cancer

Health Tips: Cancer…

Health Tips – How to lose weight … fast (Amharic)

Health Tips – How to lose weight … fast (Amharic)

Health Tips – How to lose weight … fast…

Sport

Farah in dispute with Gebrselassie over theft at Ethiopian’s hotel

Farah in dispute with Gebrselassie over theft at Ethiopian’s hotel

Mitch Phillips LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Mo Farah, who will be running in the London…

Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono and Ethiopia’s Worknesh Degefa win in Boston Marathon debuts

Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono and Ethiopia’s Worknesh Degefa win in Boston Marathon debuts

By Jill Martin, CNN (CNN)The 123rd Boston Marathon almost needed a photo finish. In the closest finish in…

Keitany, Desisa take top honors in 2018 New York City Marathon

Keitany, Desisa take top honors in 2018 New York City Marathon

By Travis Fedschun | Fox News A seasoned champion reclaimed her spot atop the 2018 New York…

Rights group wants FIFA to ban Ethiopia 

Rights group wants FIFA to ban Ethiopia 

Teshome Borago Satenaw and zehabesha News Columnist An Ethiopian rights group asked the World’s football governing body to ban the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) over xenophobic incidents this past week before a local match at the southern Hawassa city. The…

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