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The weak response of western nations to COVID19 is costing millions of lives and the world economy.   

The weak response of western nations to COVID19 is costing millions of lives and the world economy.   

By Sertse Desta China that started from scratch to bring down the deadly virus spread after it infected over 80 thousand of its citizens, has now clearly beaten the virus. On the other hand, countries where the virus landed months later and that had at least some information about the virus seem unable to control […]

The Multipronged-War against the Amhara People:  Repression in the Time of Corona

By Dawit W. Giorgis   While the war against Covid-19 is an existential threat to the people of the world, in general, and the Ethiopian people, in particular, who are in dire need for everything that the rest of the world takes for granted, another war has simultaneously been declared by the government of Abiy Ahmed on the Amhara people. Even to those who have been closely following the human rights […]

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The Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   To: The People of Egypt C/o Embassy of Egypt in Ottawa, Canada 454 Laurier Avenue, East Ottawa, Ontario K1N6R3 Email: egyptembottawa@gmail.com   Subject: The Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD):   Dear Citizens of Egypt, First and foremost we are bound by human curtsy and religious fraternity to send you our greetings […]

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THE GREAT ADWA VICTORY HANDBOOK: CALL FOR CHAPTER RESEARCH CONTRIBUTIONS

 By Mammo Muchie The Adwa Victory has a significance as the maker of all the colonized world to resist colonialism globally. We need to use the next 125 Adwa Great African Victory celebration to become a historic milestone to make all Africans to become change-makers and game changers. The Adwa Great African Victory will be […]

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The Economic Impact of the Coronavirus on the Ethiopian Economy:  Some Suggestions to Deepen the Economic Stabilization Package

By: Zerihun Gudeta Alemu (alemu_zerihun@yahoo.co.uk) 28 March 2020 Introduction   Every media outlet we tune into these days is giving coverage to the coronavirus pandemic. This is good. It helps broaden peoples’ awareness of the virus. One could argue that this is not enough though. Existing efforts must be revamped and where possible new alternative […]

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Ethiopia Becomes Africa’s First Responder in the War on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

By Alemayehu G. Mariam Ethiopia has risen to meet the challenge and become Africa’s first responder in the war on COVID-19. Led by H.E. Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia is proposing to the G-20 (20 of the largest economies in the world) a three-pronged approach to deal with the potentially (and in the views of most […]

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WISDOM PRECEDES BRUTAL FORCE:  EGYPT AND TRUMP/Kushner AGAINST ANCIENT ETHIOPIA?

Tecola W Hagos (30 March 2020) “If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.” Abraham Maslow                                                                        In General The acceptance by the Government of Ethiopia the invitation of the Trump Government for Ethiopia to continue the negotiations with Egypt and Sudan in Washington DC was a serious […]

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Abiy’s Apology and Ethiopian Political Culture

by Prof. Messay Kebede Reacting to PM Abiy’s recent harsh and indiscriminate detraction of African and, specifically, of Ethiopian intellectuals, comments were quick to flow that, not only contested the criticisms, but more seriously exposed their dangerous implications, the most glaring of them being that the debasement of intellectuals is usually the mark of a […]

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I’m Human and I’m Ready to Serve, Help and Protect lives; Will You Join Me?

A Message from Mr. Obang Metho to the Ethiopian people: March 24, 2020 Dear Fellow Ethiopian, Like other people throughout the world, I am deeply concerned about the rapid spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19), which has drastically altered life outside of Ethiopia and now poses an increasing threat to the people of our nation, the […]

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Abiy Ahmed, the Epitome of Ignorance and Arrogance

By Asfaw Regasa As we all heard in the media, at a recent fundraising event for his “Prosperity Party”, Abiy Ahmed made an outrageous statement about African political scientists and economists that denigrates and insults not only those professionals but also the professions themselves. Abiy had the audacity to claim that African political scientists never […]

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Ethiopia Under US, WB Pressure to Sign Colonial Treaty

March 21 , 2020 By Frank E. Watkins Ethiopians are hard-working and well-educated people. The Ethiopian diaspora living in the United States “age 16 and older were more likely than individuals in the general US population to participate in the labour force: 74pc versus 64pc,” according to the Migration Policy Institute’s 2014 report. The report […]

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Commentary response to article: The Nile Conflict: Compensation rather Than Mediation

How Europeans Can Lead an Alternative Way Forward? By Ethiopian International Professional Support for Abbay (EIPSA) This commentary is a response by Ethiopian International Professional Support for Abbay (EIPSA) to the article, “The Nile Conflict: Compensation rather Than Mediation, How Europeans Can Lead an Alternative Way Forward” by Tobias von Lossow, Luca Miehe and Stephan Roll […]

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This Too Shall Pass… The Human Race Shall Overcome the Vi-race COVID-19!

Author’s Note: Over the past week, family and friends who have heard of the “state of emergency” in California have been calling to ask how we are doing battling COVID-19. There is no “state of emergency” in California, only an order by the governor to stay home so we minimize the chances of spreading the virus. […]

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Egypt’s Perpetual Urge for Unparalleled Injustice: An Imperative to Shatter It

The Queen of Sheba 18 March 2020 Since over a century ago, the Arab Republic of Egypt has aggressively peddled the 1929 and 1959 colonial water agreements to which Ethiopia was never a signatory. In fact, while Ethiopia produces more than 85 percent of the water, the infamously inequitable colonial agreements handed her a zero […]

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Adwa Victory Celebration Speech in Dallas, Texas.

By Dr. Mesfin Genanaw እንደምን ዋላችሁ ዳላሶች!  Good afternoon!  As advised by the organizers, let me make a brief remark in English about today’s event for our young children and people who do not speak Amharic.  We have to teach our children about Adwa in the language they understand. Why are we celebrating Adwa victory […]

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The Grand Renaissance Dam, Ethiopia, Egypt and the United States

Ephrem Madebo Egypt is one of the oldest civilizations in the world, and it has been the center of massive trade networks for millennia. The wealth, history, civilization and geographic location of Egypt has attracted outsiders, and no wonder that Egypt was occupied by almost every empire that ruled the world. As the center of […]

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Fighting Tooth and Nail the Axis of Lies, Fake News and Disinformation Waging a Propaganda War on Ethiopia in the GERD (Hedase) Dam “Agreement” (Part II)

By Prof. Alemayehu G. Mariam We now strive to live with our neighbors in peace and harmony. The Horn of Africa today is a region of strategic significance. The global military superpowers are expanding their military presence in the area. Terrorist and extremist groups also seek to establish a foothold. We do not want the […]

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May God Listen to the Prayer of Ethiopians, and the Intellectuals Do One Favor to the People?

By Belayneh Abate As history teaches, no tyrannical government stays long in power without the support of intellectual prostitutes. Intellectual prostitutes are the enablers of despots and criminals. As we know, many intellectuals that worked for the Monarch government served the Derg military government, and later became slaves of the robber leaders of the Ethiopian […]

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