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Ethiopia’s power, security and democracy dilemma

Ethiopia’s power, security and democracy dilemma

By Semir Yusuf  Institute for security studies The road to democracy requires security and a…

Rep. Ilhan Omar Has Been A U.S. Citizen Longer Than Melania Trump

Rep. Ilhan Omar Has Been A U.S. Citizen Longer Than Melania Trump

Donald Trump presumably doesn’t question his wife’s right to criticize her adopted country. By David…

Regional power grab attempt causes rare discord in Ethiopia coalition

Regional power grab attempt causes rare discord in Ethiopia coalition

Dawit Endeshaw ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – A failed regional coup in Ethiopia has exposed rare…

Dialogue key to avoiding civil war in Ethiopia

Dialogue key to avoiding civil war in Ethiopia

Recent political reforms by Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s prime minister, have revived ethnic tensions within the…

Senior Research Associate Mammo Muchie wins SET Finalist Award

Senior Research Associate Mammo Muchie wins SET Finalist Award

The TMCD would like to extend its congratulations to our senior research associate, Professor Mammo Muchie,…

Ethiopian Israeli musicians use stage to promote struggles

Ethiopian Israeli musicians use stage to promote struggles

By Shahar Golan JERUSALEM — In his song “Handcuffed,” rapper Teddy Neguse addresses police brutality…

Who draws the boundary of Ezekiel’s Sovereign Nations and Nationalities?

Who draws the boundary of Ezekiel’s Sovereign Nations and Nationalities?

Tedla Asfaw Ethiopia as a country has ended in 1995 when the constitution was ratified…

A Panel discussion on Nation building in the Hague Netherlands

A Panel discussion on Nation building in the Hague Netherlands

A Panel discussion on Nation building in the Hague Netherlands…

15 Families of Victims of Ethiopian Airlines Crash Reject Boeing’s Cash Offer

15 Families of Victims of Ethiopian Airlines Crash Reject Boeing’s Cash Offer

By Tom Odula | July 9, 2019 Insurance Journal Fifteen Kenyan families of people killed in…

Ethiopia jails critics in crackdown after killings: activists

Ethiopia jails critics in crackdown after killings: activists

AP Ethiopia is using last month’s assassination of high-ranking officials as a pretext to arrest…

Khat is big business in Ethiopia

Khat is big business in Ethiopia

Khat is a thriving business in Ethiopia. The country is the world’s biggest exporter for…

Calls for unity in Ethiopia’s Tigray as anti-Abiy sentiment swells

Calls for unity in Ethiopia’s Tigray as anti-Abiy sentiment swells

Robbie Corey-Boulet AFP Ethiopian Tigrayan reggae singer Solomon Yikunoamlak’s new ballad calls for unity in…

Why Are Ethiopia’s Sacred Treasures Still in London?

Why Are Ethiopia’s Sacred Treasures Still in London?

LONDON—In a storeroom of the British Museum here sits a collection of 11 wood and…

How the Aftermath of the Ethiopian Protests Can Usher in the Messiah

How the Aftermath of the Ethiopian Protests Can Usher in the Messiah

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz July 7, 2019 Dan shall govern his people, As one of…

Handling the Sidama Crisis

Handling the Sidama Crisis

07/07/2019 Tedla Habtemariam In Abiy’s Ethiopia, the ethnic brigades in pursuit of further fragmentation along…

An Israeli cop shot an unarmed Ethiopian teen. Here’s why American Jews should care

An Israeli cop shot an unarmed Ethiopian teen. Here’s why American Jews should care

MIJAL BITTON JULY 5, 2019 JERUSALEM (JTA) – Israeli society has been gripped over the past…

ESFNA Atlant 2019: Ethiopian Day Celebration

ESFNA Atlant 2019: Ethiopian Day Celebration

ESFNA Atlant 2019: Ethiopian Day Celebration ESFNA 2019 – Ethiopian Day Posted by Zehabesha on…

PM Abiy Ahmed- Award ceremony of the Félix Houphouët-Boigny – UNESCO Peace Prize

PM Abiy Ahmed- Award ceremony of the Félix Houphouët-Boigny – UNESCO Peace Prize

The Félix Houphouët-Boigny Peace Prize is intended to honour living individuals and active public or…

Ethiopia to issue two telecom licenses, minority stake in monopoly: official

Ethiopia to issue two telecom licenses, minority stake in monopoly: official

Maggie Fick NAIROBI (Reuters) – Ethiopia will award two telecoms licenses to multinational mobile companies,…

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  • Now is the Time for All Good Ethiopian Men and Women to Come to the Aid of Their Country!
  • ADP, the Black Sheep of the Amhara
  • A brief account of criminal acts during the funeral of the two generals in Mekelle, Ethiopia
  • The Upcoming National Election in Ethiopian should be Postponed 
  • Federation of Nation States: The only viable option for Ethiopia
  • Urgent Message to Amara Elites: Speak Up Against The Ethnic Cleansing of Amara!
  • A call to the members of the former historical Ethiopian Armed Forces (የእናት ሀገር ጥሪ)
  • Was OLF tipped off by the authority that Dr. Ambachew and General Asaminew would be killed and claiming Wollo is part of North Oromia?
  • AMHARAS AS THE GREAT SINGLE PILLAR OF ETHIOPIAWINET
  • Prime Minister Abiye’s Tough Stance Against Ethnic Extremists has Excited the Residents of Awassa 
  • Al Mariam’s Monday Commentaries: A Eulogy for Brothers We Lost on June 22, 2019 in Ethiopia
  • ETHIOCRACY, Ethiopia’s Socially Responsible Market Economy
  • One cannot be a criminal because of his Ignorance but will go to hell because of his negligence
  • Herman Cohen’s Second “Coup” in Ethiopia? We Demand an Apology!
  • Who is the mastermind behind the instability and current assassinations in Ethiopia?

Ethiopia’s power, security and democracy dilemma

By Semir Yusuf  Institute for security studies The road to democracy requires security and a strong state, alongside an opening of the political space. Recent assassinations of senior political and military leaders in Ethiopia sent shock waves across the country, casting another shadow over the transition process. These incidents are just one reflection of the…

Ethiopia’s power, security and democracy dilemma

Now is the Time for All Good Ethiopian Men and Women to Come to the Aid of Their Country!

By Alemayehu G. Mariam There is great wisdom in the old typing drill, “This is the time for all good men and women to come to the aid of their country.” I would argue more specifically this is the time for all good Ethiopian lawyers, doctors, engineers, professors, academics, writers, journalists, teachers, service workers and…

Now is the Time for All Good Ethiopian Men and Women to Come to the Aid of Their Country!

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.

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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…

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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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