Archive for the ‘Ethiopian News’ Category

Religion and Ethiopia

Friday, May 18th, 2012

By Yilma Bekele Two important meetings were held a week ago. One was in Addis Abeba and the other in Washington DC. Both were concerning our motherland and the future. That is where the similarities end. One was intended to continue the path of destruction chartered by the current regime while the other was trying [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Obama urged to raise press freedom in Ethiopia (CPJ)

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

President Obama should acknowledge the role that independent news reporting plays in assessing agricultural challenges and facilitating the response to famine, the Committee to Protect Journalists stated in a letter to the White House. Ethiopia in particular downplays the extent of food crises and undermines the ability of donor nations and aid groups to help [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Arrest Meles Zenawi at the Reagan Building in DC – Friday 7 AM

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

The khat-addicted dictator Meles Zenawi will be attending the 3rd International Food Security Symposium at the Washington DC Ronald Regan building on May 18, 2012, on the invitation of President Obama. This is a great opportunity for all Ethiopians residing in and around Washington DC to protest and make the world know about the destruction [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Dictator Meles Zenawi at the Reagan Building on May 18

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

The khat-addicted dictator in Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi, has been invited by President Barack Obama to a symposium on food security on Friday, May 18, in Washington DC at the Ronald Reagan Building & Int’l Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington DC, at 7:15 AM. This is a good opportunity for Ethiopians in the Washington [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Homage to Mulugeta Hailu, a great Ethiopian

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

By Neamin Zeleke Everyone dies, but not everyone lives. Mulugeta Hailu lived. He lived a life of principle. He lived a life of convictions. He lived it with moral courage, in accord to his dreams and ideals much higher than himself. A life of principles lived to the fullest, a lifelong journey, with steadfast endurance, [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Eruption against Repression

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Successful movements continually reach out to the tyrant’s supporters… [read more] [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Organizational setup and responsibilities (Master Plan) Images of the recent volcano eruption in Ethiopia Volcano eruption in the Afar region of Ethiopia reported

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

በካምፕ ዴቪድ የአፍሪካ የችጋር ትርኢት

Monday, May 14th, 2012

ከፕሮፌሰር ዓለማየሁ ገብረማርያም ትርጉም ከነጻነት ለሃገሬ ባለፈው ሳምንት የሁዋይት ሀውስ  ቤተ  መንግስት ቃል አቀባይ ጄይ ካርኒ ፕሬዜዳንት ኦባማ የጋናን፤ የታንዛንያን፤የበኒን ፕሬዜዳንቶችንና  መለስ ዜናዊን የስምንቱን የኤኮኖሚ ሃያላን ሃገሮች (G8) ስብሰባ ላይ በካምፕ ዴቪድ ሜሪላንድ በሜይ 19 ስለ ምግብ ዋስትና በሚካሄደው ውይይት ላይ እንዲገኙ መጋበዛቸውን ይፋ አድርገዋል፡፡ የአሜሪካን መንግሥት ለዘመናት ለአፍሪካ አህጉር የምግብ እርዳት ሲያደርግ መክረሙ ይታወቃል፡፡ [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

African Hunger Games at Camp David

Monday, May 14th, 2012

Alemayehu G Mariam White House spokesman Jay Carney announced last week that President Obama has invited the presidents of Ghana, Tanzania, Benin and Meles Zenawi to attend the G8 Summit (the forum for the governments of eight of the world’s largest economies) for a discussion of food security on May 19 at Camp David (Presidential [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

የታሪክ ተጠያቂወች ሁነናል። ስነ ልቦና አናስገፍፍ፤ ክፍል ሶስት

Sunday, May 13th, 2012

አክሎግ ቢራራ (ዶር) ይህ፡ በተከታታይ፡ የማቀርበው፡ ሁለ-አቀፍ፡ ትንተና፡ ሶስተኛ፡ ክፍል፤ ካለፉት፡ ሁለት፡ ትንተናወች፡ ለየት፡ ይላል። የሚለይበትም፡ ዋና፡ ምክንያት፤ ባለፉት፡ እንዳስቀመጥኩት፤ የህወሃት፡ ጠባብ፡ ብሄርተኛ፡ ቡድን፡ ፍልስፍና፡ መሰረት፡ መነሻው፡ ባለፉት፡ መቶ፡ አመታት፡ የአማራ፡ ብሄር፡ ህብረተሰብ፡ “ጨቋኝ፤ ነብሰ-ገዳይ፤ ነፍጠኛ፤ የተጠላ፤ ዘራፊ፤ ቅኝ-ገዥ”፤ በሚሉ፡ በመርዝ፡ የተቀባ፡ የዘር፡ መለያ፡የስነ-ልቦና፡ ጦርነት፡ ማካሄዱና፡ በተለይ፡ አብዛኛውን፡ ሃሁ፡ የቆጠረውን፡ ክፍል፤ በዚህ፡ መሰረት፡ በሌለው፡ ክስ፡ተስቦና፡ [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Expel the AU from Ethiopia (George Ayittey)

Sunday, May 13th, 2012

By George Ayittey Ethiopia is a police state, where journalists are branded as “terrorists” and jailed – over 200 so far. It has only ONE national radio station, ONE national television station, ONE national daily for 83m people, ONE internet server. Private broadcasts are JAMMED. PM Meles Zenawi turned out to be worse than the [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Church leaders support protest of Ethiopian Muslims

Saturday, May 12th, 2012

In a historic and unprecedented move, His Grace Abune Melke Tsadik of the Ethiopian Orthodix Tewahdo Church (EOTC) called on Christians to support the uprising of  Muslims against the Ethiopian regime. Abune Melke Tsadik made the announcement at a press conference held today, May 12, 2012 in Washington, D.C.   “Our Muslim brothers are being harassed [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

የታሪክ ተጠያቂወች ሁነናል፤ ክፍል፤ እሶስት። ለጎሳዊ፡ ስነ-ልቦና፡ አናጎብድድ

Friday, May 11th, 2012

አክሎግ፡ ቢራራ (ዶር) ይህ፡ በተከታታይ፡ የማቀርበው፡ ሁለ-አቀፍ፡ ትንተና፡ ሶስተኛ፡ ክፍል፤ ካለፉት፡ ሁለት፡ ትንተናወች፡ ለየት፡ ይላል። የሚለይበትም፡ ዋና፡ ምክንያት፤ ባለፉት፡ እንዳስቀመጥኩት፤ የህወሃት፡ ጠባብ፡ ብሄርተኛ፡ ቡድን፡ ፍልስፍና፡ መሰረት፡ መነሻው፡ ባለፉት፡ መቶ፡ አመታት፡ የአማራ፡ ብሄር፡ ህብረተሰብ፡ “ጨቋኝ፤ ነብሰ-ገዳይ፤ ነፍጠኛ፤ የተጠላ፤ ዘራፊ፤ ቅኝ-ገዥ”፤ በሚሉ፡ በመርዝ፡ የተቀባ፡ የዘር፡ መለያ፡የስነ-ልቦና፡ ጦርነት፡ ማካሄዱና፡ በተለይ፡ አብዛኛውን፡ ሃሁ፡ የቆጠረውን፡ ክፍል፤ በዚህ፡ መሰረት፡ በሌለው፡ ክስ፡ተስቦና፡ [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

A note to President Obama

Friday, May 11th, 2012

By Yilma Bekele Dear President Obama, I am sure you do not have time to read my letter nonetheless it gives me a certain amount of release from the pain I am feeling and the little chance of this letter getting to you fills my soul with great amount of joy and hope. I am [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

EOTC Synod meeting underway

Friday, May 11th, 2012

The exiled Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church (EOTC) Holy Synod meeting is currently underway in Washington DC at St Gabriel Church. The Patriarch, His Holiness Abune Merkorios, secretary of the Synod, Abune Melketsedik, and archbishops and priests from several countries around the world are participating in the meeting, which convened on Monday. The Holy Synod is [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Arrest Dictator Meles Zenawi at Camp David G8 Summit!

Friday, May 11th, 2012

Editor’s Note — The Obama administration has cynically betrayed the people of Ethiopia by inviting Meles Zenawi to Camp David.  Zenawi has arrested, tortured and brutalized thousands, including journalists and political opponents; he has stolen many elections; he has gunned down 193 innocents protesting electoral fraud; he has massacred civilians in Gambella, Ogaden, Afar and [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Meles Zenawi a manipulative, ruthless tyrant – Graham Peebles

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

By Graham Peebles | Eurasia Review Arrested, jailed and beaten, tortured and imprisoned, this is the recipe for justice that the Ethiopian government serves up to dissenting voices. Men and women peacefully exercising their democratic right, demanding their human rights, crying out for their moral rights. The victimised are not only those living within Ethiopia [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Protests at Bahir Dar and Gondar Universities

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

By Derese Tariku, DeBirhan.com Following the protests and arrest of students of Debre Markos University, northern Ethiopia, in the past two days, the students of Bahir Dar University and Gonder University have began large scale protests today. It has been confirmed that both Poly and Peda Campuses of Bahir Dar University (BDU) and Tewodors and Maraki Campuses of Gonder University (GU) have [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Mulugeta Hailu passed away

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

We are sad to learn today the passing away of Mulugeta Hailu, a dear friend and well-liked member of the Ethiopian community in Washington DC. He died early this morning. The cause of his death is not known yet. Mulugeta was a strong advocate of civil and democratic rights in Ethiopia, and as a long [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Fourteen Defining Characteristics Of Fascist regimes

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Fourteen Defining Characteristics Of Fascism By Dr. Lawrence Britt Source Free Inquiry.co 5-28-3 Dr. Lawrence Britt has examined the fascist regimes of Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto (Indonesia) and several Latin American regimes. Britt found 14 defining characteristics common to each: 1. Powerful and Continuing Nationalism – Fascist regimes tend to make constant [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

European meeting on Ethiopian transitional council – LIVE NOW

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

U.K., Germany and Sweden chapters of the Ethiopian National Transitional Council Organizing Committee will hold a joint electronic town hall meeting on Sunday, May 13, 2012, at 3 PM Washington DC time (8 PM London time, 9 PM Germany time). All patriotic Ethiopian in Europe are invited to participate in the teleconference. To participate in [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Dislodging Fascistic Regimes with Nonviolent Civil Resistance

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

“This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or their revolutionary right to dismember or overthrow it.” – Abraham Lincoln … [read more] [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Dislodging Tyranny with Nonviolent Civil Resistance [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Muslim protest spreads as Zenawi plots crackdown

Monday, May 7th, 2012

Muslim protests engulf Ethiopia; Gov’t expels two Arab ‘jihadists’ By Yuunus Hajji Mul’ataa | Anyuak Media ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopian Muslim protests spread across the country on May 4 when hundreds of thousands in the Ethiopian capital defied government threats and went on protesting against the “Ahbashism Campaign” instigated by the government and “Majlis”. Observers [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

ለሴራ ሊዮን ፍትሕ! ለኢትዮጵያስ?

Monday, May 7th, 2012

ከፕሮፌሰር ዓለማየሁ ገብረማርያም ትርጉም ከነጻነት ለሃገሬ የግፍ ጦረኛው ቻርልስ ቴይለር ወደ ወህኒ! በአራት ዓመታት ውስጥ በ420 የፍርድ ሂደት፤ ቀናት: 115 ምስከሮች ተሰምተው፤ 50,000 ገጾች ያሉት ማስረጃ ተገናዝቦ፤ 1,520 መረጃ  ኤግዚህቢቶች ከተመሳከሩ፤ በህውላ ለሴራ ሊዮን በተባበሩት መንግስታት በተቋቋመው ልዩ ችሎት በቀረበበት 11 ዝርዝር ክስ ቻርልስ ቴይለር: የግፍ ጦረኛውና የቀድሞው የላይቤርያ ፕሬዝደንት: ጥፋተኛ ተብሎ ተፈርዶበታል፡፡ በሰብዊ መብት [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Justice for Sierra Leone! No Justice for Ethiopia?

Monday, May 7th, 2012

Alemayehu G Mariam Warlord Charles Taylor Caged! After 420 days of trial (over nearly four years), 115 witness, over 50,000 pages of testimony, and 1,520 exhibits, Charles Taylor, warlord-turned-president of Liberia, was found guilty on 11 counts by the U.N. Special Court for Sierra Leone. Taylor was found guilty of war crimes and crimes against [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopian civic group in Las Vegas endorses Boycott TPLF

Saturday, May 5th, 2012

An Ethiopian civic group in Las Vegas, Nevada, named Raey Association has issued a resolution endorsing the call by Ethiopian media groups to boycott businesses that are owned or controlled by the TPLF apartheid regime in Ethiopia. Read the resolution here [pdf, Amharic] [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Ethiopian media organizations call for boycott of Ethiopian [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Let’s struggle in unison for our dignity and freedom

Saturday, May 5th, 2012

PRESS RELEASE Alliance for Liberty, Equality, and Justice in Ethiopia (ALEJE) Let us struggle in unison for our dignity and freedom! May 4, 2012 Alliance for Liberty, Equality and Justice in Ethiopia (ALEJE) has been closely monitoring the development of events in Ethiopia in the last three months. From the intensifying deterioration of human rights [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Reeyot Alemu: Young Heroine of Ethiopian Press Freedom

Saturday, May 5th, 2012

Alemayehu G Mariam Reeyot Alemu The past two weeks have been glorious days for Africans. Eskinder Nega, the heroic Ethiopian journalist was honored with Pen America’s Barbara Goldsmith Freedom to Write Award. The award honors writers throughout the world who have fought courageously in the face of adversity for the right to freedom of expression. [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

ATTENTION: All Ethiopian businesses in the Diaspora

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Letter to all Ethiopian businesses in the Diaspora: [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Power rationing forces shutting down of Ethiopian businesses Small U.S. businesses thrive with an Ethiopian woman’s help Ethiopian businesses in DC get ready for soccer tournament

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Malawi court sentenced 16 Ethiopians to 6 months in prison

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

MALAWI (Zodiak Online) — In Rumphi, the magistrates court has sentenced sixteen Ethiopian nationals to six months in prison for illegal entry, further worsening congestion at the prison where inmates already sleep on top of each other due to lack of space. Eighty others escaped after noting that they were being surrounded by police officers. [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

PEN honors jailed Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

NEW YORK (AP) — An imprisoned Ethiopian journalist and blogger who could face the death penalty for advocating peaceful protests in his Horn of Africa homeland was honored Tuesday with PEN America’s “Freedom to Write” award. Eskinder Nega was arrested in 2011 under Ethiopia’s sweeping anti-terrorism laws, which PEN says criminalize any reporting deemed to [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

How To Communicate Securely in Repressive Environment

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

The following technologies can help you stay safe and keep your data relatively more secure… [read more] [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Environment and economic development in Ethiopia Environment group calls to suspend funding of Omo River dam Digital Security Tactics – Computers

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Thousands of Ethiopians rise up to save Waldeba (VOA)

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Thousands of people in Gondar region, northern Ethiopia, are marching to save the Waldeba Monastery from the Woyanne junta. The people are armed with rifles and rudimentary weapons such as axes, knives, sticks and every thing they can get their hands on, according to a priest who spoke with the VOA’s Addisu Abebe today. Listen [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

EOTC leaders press conference – Saturday, 5 PM EST

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

The Holy Synod of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church (EOTC) is currently meeting in Washington DC. Following the meeting, the Church leaders will hold a press conference with the media to make a special call to the people of Ethiopia. The press conference will be held at St. Gabriel Church in Washington DC on Saturday, [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Tselemt district in northern Gondar under siege

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Tselemt district in northern Gondar, Ethiopia, is under military siege after confrontations between residents and TPLF regime security forces turned violent. Ethiopian Review sources in the area reported that at least 3 Woyanne troops have been killed and unknown number of civilians, including priests, are wounded. The cause of the confrontation is the Woyanne junta’s [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Yemen turns into hell for Ethiopians

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

(Yemen Times) — The Ethiopian refugee Seble Yohanes told the Yemen Times that she is only thirty, but her pale face with wide eyes full of concern makes her looks as if she was 50. [Ethiopian refugee Seble Yohannes] Looking for a safe place to raise her demands, Yohanes went to the Ministry of Human [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Invisible Ethiopian

Monday, April 30th, 2012

I am a man without a country. I feel like the protagonist in the novel “Invisible Man”, a character so invisible that he did not even have a name in the book. Invisible Man is a chronicle of a man who was born so light skinned that he was most often passed up as a [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopian transitional council formation underway

Monday, April 30th, 2012

PRESS RELEASE The Organizing Committee of Ethiopian National Transitional Council (ENTC) held a press conference on Saturday, April 28, 2012, to deliver progress report and announce new initiatives. Several members of the media and over 84 participants had attended the press conference online. Progress Report The first part of the press conference focused on progress [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

ይድረስ ለተከበረው ኢትዮጵየዊ ጀግና እስክንድር ነጋ!

Monday, April 30th, 2012

ከፕሮፌሰር ዓለማየሁ ገብረማርያም (ትርጉም ከነጻነት ለሃገሬ) አይበገሬው እስክንድር ነጋ! በሜይ 1 2012 ኢትዮጵያዊው  ግንባር ቀደም ጋዜጠኛና የፖለቲካ እስረኛ፤ የመጻፍ ነጻነት ተሟጋች አርበኛ፤ እስክንድር ነጋ፤ ከ1922 ጀምሮ በእንቅስቃሴ ላይ የሚገኘውና ለነጻ ፕሬስጥብቅና በመቆምለ ዓለም የጽሁፍ ነጻነት ተነፋጊዎች በመሟገት ላይ ያለው ታዋቂው የአሜሪካ ፔን ፤ ድርጅት ጭቆናንና አፈናን አሻፈረን በማለት በግፈኛ ገዢዎች ወደ ወህኒ ለሚታፈኑ የሚሰጠው ታላቁ [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopia: A Special Tribute to My Hero Eskinder Nega

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Alemayehu G Mariam Eskinder Invictus!  On May 1, 2012, Eskinder Nega, Ethiopia’s foremost journalist and political prisoner, will be awarded the “Freedom to Write Award”, the highest honor given out by Pen America, one of the great international free press institutions that has been in continuous operation since 1922. The award honors writers throughout the [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Al Amoudi employees, Pakistanis, attacked in Gambella

Sunday, April 29th, 2012

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Woyanne regime-controlled Ethiopian News Agency (ENA) reported today that several employees, including Pakistani nationals, working for Al Amoudi in the southwestern Ethiopian region of Gambella have been killed and wounded by an armed group last night. Read the report below: (ENA) — Four Ethiopians and a Pakistani, employees of the Saudi Star [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Rebels attacked Al Amoudi’s farm in southwest Ethiopia

Sunday, April 29th, 2012

By William Davison (Bloomberg) – Gunmen attacked the camp of an agricultural company owned by a Saudi billionaire Al Amoudi in southwest Ethiopia, killing at least one person, Federal Affairs Minister Shiferaw Teklemariam said. The assault on Saudi Star Agricultural Development Plc’s premises in the Abobo area of Gambella region took place yesterday evening, Shiferaw [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Isaias Afwerki: Reports of my death are highly exaggerated

Sunday, April 29th, 2012

Recent rumor regarding his state of health “attests to the mounting frustration on the part of its authors.” – President Isaias By Eritrean Ministry of Foreign Affairs Asmara, 28 April, 2012 – In a brief interview he conducted tonight, 28 April 2012, with the national media outlets, President Isaias Afwerki underscored that the recent rumor [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Kamal Galchuu on the Asasa massacre in southern Ethiopia

Sunday, April 29th, 2012

STATEMENT by General Kamal Galchuu Massacre by Wayyanne’s federal police at Asasa, Arsi Zone, Oromia is Wayyanne’s continuation of war against Oromo people The Oromo Liberation front shockingly learned that the Melese Zenewi’s Federal police massacred innocent Oromo people in Asasa while they were attending Friday pray. We recall a week ago that Meles Zenewi [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

የታሪክ፡ ተጠያቂወች፡ ሁነናል፡፡ ክፍል፤ ሁለት

Saturday, April 28th, 2012

አክሎግ፡ ቢራራ (ዶር) ህወሃት፤ ከጽንስ፡ ሃሳብ፡ ወደ፡ ተግባር፡ የህወሃት፡ ፍልስፍና፡ ከአጀማመሩ፡ በዘር፡ጥልና፡ ልዩነቶች፡ የተበከለ፡ መሆኑን ፡ መካድ፡ አይችልም። በቅርቡ፡ አቶ፡ ገብረመድህን፡ አራያ፤ እንደገለጹት፡ እ.አ.አ. 1974 መለስ ዜናዊ፡ “የአማራ፡ ሕዝብ፡ ዋና፡ ጠላታችን፡ ነው፤ ይህን፡ ጠላት፡ ማሽነፍ፡ ቀላል፡ ነው” ሲሉ፡ ያሰቡትን/ያቀዱትን፡ ያውቁ፡ ነበር፡ ለማለት፡ የሚያስችል፡ ብዙ፡ ማስረጃ፡ አለ። የህወሃት፡ ስም፡ ራሱ፡ እስከ አሁን፡ ያልተለወጠ፡ በትግራይነቱ የሚያምን፤ ለትግራይነቱ [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Press conference on transitional council – Saturday 4 PM EST

Saturday, April 28th, 2012

The Ethiopian National Transitional Council Steering Committee will hold a press conference on Saturday, April 28, at 4 PM Washington DC time. Dr Fisseha Eshetu, member of the steering committee, will present progress report and make a special announcement at the press confeence. You are invited to listen to the press conference by calling the [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Muslim anger against Zenawi intensifies

Saturday, April 28th, 2012

Muslims outraged by heavy-handed government interference Ethiopian Muslims angered by the heavy-handed interference of the government, staged one of the largest rallies following Friday prayers on April 27, 2012.  In a move that appears designed to attract Western money and support in the name of fighting extremism, the regime of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopia faces instability and genocidal violence – study

Saturday, April 28th, 2012

The U.S.-based Genocide Prevention Advisory Network lists Ethiopia as a country that is facing high risk of instability. Read the report here. [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Ethiopia risks pre-election violence in 2010 – study One ethnic domination the main factor of instability in Ethiopia Humans spread from Ethiopia 100,000 years ago, study

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Woyanne troops killed several Muslims in Arsi Zone

Friday, April 27th, 2012

Woyanne Fedeal Police troops opened fire and killed several Muslims in the town of Asasa, Arsi Zone, southern Ethiopia today, according to local sources. The Woyanne troops fired live bullets at the Muslims who were attending a Friday prayer… tune in for more details. [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Woyanne Troops Killed at Least 8 in [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Obama’s Atrocity Prevention Board ignores Ethiopia

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

The Atrocity Prevention Board that President Obama created held its first meeting on Monday. While the atrocities in Syria, Sudan, and other countries were highlighted at the meeting, there is no mention of the genocide, ethnic cleansing campaigns and other crimes against humanity in Ethiopia by the Woyanne junta. I would like every Ethiopian to [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

EOTC asks the U.N. to protect Waldeba Monastery

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church Holy Synod in Exile appealed to the United Nations to help protect the historic Waldeba Monastery in Ethiopia. In a letter to U.N. Secretary General Ban ki-Moon, the EOTC wrote: “We hope that the United Nations, along with the rest of the international community, do not miss an opportunity to [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Digital Security Tactics – Computers

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Use passphrases for all your sensitive data. Keep your most sensitive files on flash disks and find safe places to hide them. Have a contingency plan to physically destroy or get rid of your computer at short notice. … read more [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Digital Security Tactics (Mobile Phones) Ethiopian election campaign goes digital [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Is Walmart bribing Ethiopian officials?

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Editor’s Note: Is Walmart working with corrupt Ethiopian officials?  According to the New York Times, giant US retailer has been caught bribing Mexican officials to the tune of $24 million dollars. Bribery and partnership with ruling party-owned businesses is a must for doing business in Ethiopia.  What is Walmart doing in one of the poorest [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

ፍጥረታዊ ፍትሕ ወይስ ዘረኛ ፍርደገምድልነት?

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

ከፕሮፌሰር ዓለማየሁ ገብረማርያም (ትርጉም ከነጻነት ለሃገሬ) ተበዳዩን  እንደ  ወንጀለኛ! ባለፈው ሳምንት በኢትዮጵያ የመርገጫ ማህተም የሆነውን ፓርላማ ግፈኛው ፈላጭ ቆራጭ መለስ ዜናዊ ተገደው ከደቡብ ኢትዮጵያ  ‹‹የተፈናቀሉትን›› የአማራዎች (አንዳንዶች‹‹በተንኮል ዘዴ ዘር ማጥፋት›› ብለውታል) በተመለከተ፤ በጉዳዩ ላይ ተቃውሞ ያሰሙትንና ፤ ዜናውን እንዲሰራጭ ያደረጉትን፤ በደፈናው ሃላፊነት የሌላቸው በማለት በማዉገዝና እውነቱን ሸምጥጦ በመካድ ጨርሶ መፈናቀል እንዳልተካሄደ ለማሳመን ሲፈላሰፍ ታይቷል፡፡  መለስ  [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Green Justice or Ethnic Injustice?

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Alemayehu G Mariam Blaming the Victim Last week, dictator Meles Zenawi hectored his rubberstamp parliament in Ethiopia about the forced expulsion (or as some have described it “ethnic cleansing”) of Amharas from southern Ethiopia and zapped his critics for their irresponsibility in reporting and publicizing it. Zenawi denied any expulsion had taken place, but explained [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Discussion in Atlanta on transnational council – today

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

ANNOUNCEMENT Former Unity University President and founder Dr. Fisseha Eshetu will come to Atlanta to discuss the current state of affairs in Ethiopia and his involvement in the preparation to establish Ethiopian National Transitional Council (ENTC) on Sunday, April 22, 2012. Ethiopian Review editor Elias Kifle will join Dr Fisseha in the discussion. You are [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Burned down Woyanne businesses in Metemma (photos)

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

Tinsae Ethiopia has obtained burned down Woyanne businesses in the northern Ethiopian border town of Metemma. Click here to see.. [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Rebels burned down TPLF businesses in northern Ethiopia Over 70 percent of western Ethiopia is without power (photos) Preparing for transition from the Woyanne era is long overdue

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Clearing out the Al Amoudi trash

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

Removing the Al Amoudi and Woyanne thugs from the Ethiopian Sports Federation in North America (ESFNA) is a major victory that must be replicated in all other Ethiopian organizations and places of worship. The fight is hard, but we are starting to win some battles against a multimillion-dollar operation. Even their high-powered DLA Piper lawyers [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

የታሪክ ተጠያቂወች ሁነናል፡ ክፍል፡ አንድ

Friday, April 20th, 2012

አክሎግ ፡ ቢራራ (ዶር) የህወሃትን ፡ አስከፊ ፡ አገዛዝ፡ ስናማርር፡ ሃያ፡ አንድ፡ አመታት፡ ቆይተናል። ይህ፡ የጠባብ፡ ዘረኛ፡ቡድን፡ ክተጠነሰሰበት፡ ወቅት፡ ጀምሮ፡ ሆነ፡ ብሎ፡ የሚያደርገውን፣ ሰላማዊ፡ ሕዝብ፡ ማሰቃየት፤ ሰብነት፡መግፈፍ፤ ማሳደድ፤ መግደል፤ከአገር፡ ማስወጣት፤ ማን፡ ገዥ፤ ማን፡ ተገዥ፡ እንደሆነ፡ ማሳመን፡ ሞክሩል። ማንን፡ ማጥቃት እንዳለበትም፡ ደንግጓል። ብዙ፡ በማስረጃ፡ የተደግፉ፡ ጽሁፎች፡ እንዳሳዩት፤ በተለይ፡ ኢላማ፡ አድርጎ፡ የተነሳው፡ የአማራው፡ ህብረተሰብ፡ ሰብነትና፡ ክብር፡ እንዲገፈፍ፤ [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

With much to hide, Zenawi suffocates Ethiopia with information control

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Editor’s Note:  Meles Zenawi has a lot to hide.  There is much stealing and naked brutality that needs to be kept under wraps. There is torture, imprisonment, murder and the trafficking of women for profit.  Western donors, who sustain the regime with a wink and a nod, can claim ignorance as long as the brutish [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Teleconference on Transitional Council – Thursday, 7 PM EST

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Worldwide teleconference on establishing Ethiopian National Transitional Council. Thursday April 19, 2012, at 7 PM Washington DC time Topic: Establishing ENTC Chapters in your city 1. Do you want to know more about ENTC? 2. Do you want to know what has been done so far? 3. Do you want to know what has been [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

The giant shows signs of life

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

By Yilma Bekele I feel energized. Our freedom tree is bearing fruits. It is the result of the tireless effort of thousands if not millions of us working together in harmony. Due to the miracle of the Internet such as our independent Web sites and Social Media such as Facebook and Twitter and our potent [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

ESAT event in Atlanta with Tamagn Beyene (video)

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Artiste Tamagn Beyene in Atlanta [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Tamagn Beyene at Washington DC ESAT meeting (video) Tamagn Beyene speech at the Timret – OLF event in DC Artist Tamagn Beyene awarded “Man of the Year” by Ethiopians in Boston

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Discussion on boycotting Ethiopian Airlines (audio)

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Ethiopian Review editor Elias Kifle discusses with Netsanet Le Ethiopia Radio about boycott campaign against Ethiopian Airlines and other TPLF-controlled enterprise. Listen below: [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:VOA discussion on the role of media as agent of change (audio) VOA and DW on the Woyanne kangaroo court decision (audio) Boycott Woyanne cash cow: Ethiopian Airlines

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopian media organizations call for boycott of Ethiopian Airlines

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Several Ethiopian media organizations issued a worldwide call for economic boycott against the ethnic apartheid dictatorship in Ethiopia. The call was made by 12 major Ethiopian electronic and print media at a teleconference that was held on Saturday, April 12, 2012. The conference was attended by over 600 Ethiopians around the world. The worsening repression [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopia’s economic miracle: 2 weeks of work for a chicken

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Editor’s Note:   The average Ethiopian has to work two weeks to afford one chicken.  Meles Zenawi’s economic nirvana is creating a living hell for Ethiopia’s 99 percent, while creating unprecedented wealth for a tiny ethnic minority. One chicken costs US $11.50 while the average civil servant earns $25 a month.  The astronomical cost of living [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Meles Zenawi explains eviction of Amharas from southern Ethiopia

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Khat-addicted dictator Meles Zenawi explains his campaign to evict tens of thousands of Ethiopians of the Amhara ethnic group from Benchi-Maji zone of southern Ethiopia. As expected, his explanation is full of lies. There can be no justification what so ever for evicting 78,000 people after confiscating their properties and in some cases burning down [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Digital Security Tactics (Mobile Phones)

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

The tactics listed below are case- and context-specific. They need to be adapted to the local situation. Buy lower-end, simple phones that do not allow third-party applications to be installed. Higher-end ones with more functionalities carry more risk. Use cash to purchase your phone and SIM card. Avoid town centers and find small or second-hand [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Rebels burned down TPLF businesses in northern Ethiopia

Monday, April 16th, 2012

Fighters from the Ethiopian Unity and Freedom Force (EUFF) have burned down 1 hotel and over 20 stores in the northern Ethiopian border town of Metemma last week, according the group’s spokesperson. The report has been independently verified from local witnesses. The attack, which occurred last Wednesday night, primarily targeted Khartoum Hotel, a gathering place [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

As West and China coddle African dictators, press freedom suffers

Monday, April 16th, 2012

Africa’s Free Press Problem By Mohammed Keita | New York Times AS Africa’s economies grow, an insidious attack on press freedom is under way. Independent African journalists covering the continent’s development are now frequently persecuted for critical reporting on the misuse of public finances, corruption and the activities of foreign investors. Why this disturbing trend? [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

ኢትዮጵያ፤ ወደ ዴሞክራሲ የመጓዣው ጎዳና ካርታ ላይ

Monday, April 16th, 2012

ከፕሮፌሰር ዓለማየሁ ገብረማርያም ትርጉም ከነጻነት ለሃገሬ ባለፈው ሳምንት በሲያትል ከተማ የኢትዮጵያን ራዕይ በተመለከተ ሰፊ ሕዝባዊ ውይይት፤ ክርክር፤ ለማካሄድ በተመሰረተ  የኢትዮጵያ ሕዝባዊ  ፎረም ላይ (EPFS)ላይ ተጋብዤ ተገኝቼ ነበር::  በዚህምስብሰባ ላይ በቅርቡ ሳቀርባቸው በነበሩት የኢትዮጵያን ከፈላጭ ቆራጭ ግዛት ወደ ዴሞክራሲያዊ አስተዳደር ሽግግርን በተመለከተ ማብራሪያ እንድሰጥ ተጠይቄ ነበር፡፡ እኔ በኢትዮጵያ ከፈላጭ ቆራጭ አገዛዝ ወደ ዴሞክራሲያዊ አስተዳደር ሊካሄድ ስለሚገባው [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopia: The Bridge on the Road(map) to Democracy

Monday, April 16th, 2012

Alemayehu G Mariam Last week I had an opportunity to address a town hall meeting in Seattle sponsored by the Ethiopian Public Forum in Seattle (EPFS), a civil society organization dedicated to promoting broad dialogue, debate and discussion on Ethiopia’s future. I was asked to articulate my views on Ethiopia’s transition from dictatorships to democracy [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Healers or Enablers? The case of Ethiopian doctors in exile

Sunday, April 15th, 2012

By Anonymous Some Ethiopian doctors in exile are said to be planning to invest in Ethiopia. In preparation, they have had meetings with the Woyane deputy prime minister, and ambassador Girma Biru among other officials. They wish to build a referral hospital in Addis Ababa. According to the feasibility study, the project aims as clients [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Court ordered Al Amoudi thugs to stop using ESFNA

Saturday, April 14th, 2012

A U.S. court ordered Al Amoudi thugs to stop using the name Ethiopian Sports Federation in North America (ESFNA) and any reference to it. After the ESFNA board kicked out the Woyanne-Al Amoudi cadres and thugs from the organization, they had received $2 million from Al Amoudi to organize a soccer tournament in Washington DC [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Dislodging Tyranny with Nonviolent Civil Resistance

Saturday, April 14th, 2012

DEFINITIONS: Dictatorial Rule: Exercising absolute power. Tyrannic Rule: Violating rule of law. Fascistic Rule: Abusing the human rights of oppositions and perceived enemies. To quote Gene Sharp, a researcher who has for many decades studied and written about the technique of nonviolent struggle: The rulers of governments and political systems are not omnipotent (One having [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Southern Ethiopia — the playground of Meles Zenawi

Friday, April 13th, 2012

By Yilma Bekele Most locations are just bland places. There is not much variation in the topography. Look at Google satellite map of Africa and you will see what I mean. Endless flat land, a stretch of desert, an occasional river or a few hills is the norm. Our Ethiopia is different. In the North [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Boycott Woyanne cash cow: Ethiopian Airlines

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

By Elias Kifle The Woyanne junta continues to commit horrible atrocities against Ethiopians with impunity. The recent ethnic cleansing campaign against the Amhara, Gambella and Afar people is not surprising because nothing has been done when khat-addicted dictator Meles Zenawi waged a war of genocide against fellow Ethiopians in Ogaden, filled Ethiopian prisons with Oromos, [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

A Nonviolent Civil Resistance Template to Remove the Enemy

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

In conflicts between a dictatorship, or other oppression, and a dominated population, it is necessary for the populace to determine whether they wish simply to condemn the oppression and protest against the system. Or, do they wish actually to end the oppression, and replace it with a system of greater freedom, democracy, and justice? Many [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

PEN 2012 Freedom to Write Award Goes to Eskinder Nega

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Top PEN Prize to Honor Eskinder Nega, Jailed Ethiopian Journalist and Blogger Leading Free Expression Advocate on Trial for Terrorism New York City, April 12, 2012—PEN American Center today named Eskinder Nega, a journalist and dissident blogger in Ethiopia, as the recipient of its 2012 PEN/Barbara Goldsmith Freedom to Write Award. Nega, a leading advocate [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

EYNM Public Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

Guest Speakers:  Prof. Alemayehu G/Mariam: International Human Rights Advocate and Proffessor of Law and Political Science Topic: Challenges for Democratic Change in Ethiopia and their solutions  Dr. Feseha Eshetu: Former President and Owner of Unity University College and Member of the Ethiopian National Transitional Council Steering Committee Topic: Ethiopian National Transitional Council Dr. Tsehai Berhane-Selassie: [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Dealing with the Tyrant’s Repression

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

The oft quoted phrase “Freedom is not free” is true. No outside force is coming to give oppressed people the freedom they so much want. People will have to learn how to take that freedom themselves. Easy it cannot be. We should expect to face repression… [read more] [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:The imperative for [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Worldwide conference on economic boycott against Woyanne – today

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

In light of the ongoing ethnic cleansing campaign in Ethiopia against the Amhara, Oromo, Ogaden, Gambella, Afar and other Ethiopians, several Ethiopian media will come together on Saturday, April 14, at 1 PM, to propose a worldwide economic boycott campaign against the Woyanne junta. The discussion will take place live via teleconference, radio program, paltalk [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Alem Dechasa’s lonely death

Monday, April 9th, 2012

By Clar Ni Chonghaile | The Guardian BURAYU, ETHIOPIA — Alem Dechasa left Ethiopia in January to work as a maid in Lebanon, where she apparently killed herself. Her journey started in Burayu, a poor settlement outside Addis Ababa. Lemesa Ejeta sniffed and cleared his throat but could not stop a tear from slipping down [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

የኢትዮጵያ ሽግግር ወደ ዴሞክራሲና የማንነት ፖለቲካ

Monday, April 9th, 2012

ከፕሮፌሰር ዓለማየሁ ገብረማርያም (ትርጉም ከነጻነት ለሃገሬ) በኢትዮጵያ ታሪክ ራሱን ይደጋግመዋል ባለፈው ሳምንት  የአሜሪካን ድምጽ የአማርኛው ፕሮግራም ዘገባ  ከሃገሪቱ ደቡባዊ ክፍል በግዳጅ ከቀዬአቸው የተፈናቀሉትን በርካታ ኢትዮጵያዊያንን የሚመለከት ነበር፡፡ በዘገባው መሰረት፤ ከዚሁ ከደቡባዊ ክልል በጉራ ፈርዳ  በግብርና ይተዳደሩ የነበሩ በርካታ የአማራ ተወላጆች በአካባባዊ ባለስልጣናት ንብረታቸውን ይዘው በአስቸኳይ ከአካባቢው ለቀው ወደ ‹‹ሞት ወረዳ›› የቀድሞ ቀያቸው  እንዲሄዱ ለዳግም ስደት [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Identity Politics and Ethiopia’s Transition to Democracy

Monday, April 9th, 2012

By Alemayehu G Mariam History Keeps Repeating Itself in Ethiopia Last week, the Voice of America Amharic radio program reported on the forced official removal (“displacement”) of a large number of people e from the southern part of Ethiopia. According to the report, numerous Amhara farming families from the town of Gura Ferda were ordered by local [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Amhara cannibalized by hodam Amharas

Monday, April 9th, 2012

By Elia Kifle The recent ethnic cleansing of 78,000 Ethiopians of the Amhara ethnic group from southern Ethiopia by the Woyanne junta is a horrible crime. Ethiopian Review has been reporting similar ethnic cleansing campaigns against other Ethiopian ethnic groups, particularly the Ogaden and Gambella over the past several years. How is it that Meles [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Can Ethiopians Afford to Ignore TPLF Inc.’s atrocities?

Saturday, April 7th, 2012

By Aklog Birara, PhD “The people occupying the plateau of the Blue Nile are conscious of a glorious past and proudly call themselves Ethiopians.” – Elise Reclus, Philosopher Ethiopian ethnic-based political elites, most prominently, the champion of ethnic politics and business, TPLF Inc., were always bent on shredding to pieces our commonalities, shared history and [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Questions to Dr Abinet et al

Friday, April 6th, 2012

By Teshome Wolde I understand you had a meeting with Ethiopian Woyanne Ambassador to United States to discuss about the establishment of referral hospital in Ethiopia. We would be very grateful if you can spend few minutes to elaborate the idea behind establishing a referral hospital. The following questions may only help guide your response. [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Loving Ethiopia to death – the Doctors

Friday, April 6th, 2012

By yilma Bekele On November 11, 2011, Yenesew Gebre was driven to kill himself on behalf of all suffering Ethiopians. He killed himself out of love for his people and country. He made the ultimate sacrifice to wake us up so we can see what it means to be humiliated in your own home. Love [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

List of doctors in the Diaspora who collaborate with Woyanne junta

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

On the weekend of March 24, 2012, the Woyanne ambassador in Washington DC, Girma Birru, held a meeting with over 70 exiled Ethiopian physicians who reside in the US. As reported by Ethiopian Review previously, the objective of the meeting in Alexandria, Virginia, was to discuss about a plan to build a private referral hospital [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Al Amoudi’s lawyer threatens to file another lawsuit

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

By Elias Kifle Al Amoudi’s private investigator has called me today to inform me that he has a legal paper to give me and that I have to meet him in person to receive it. I received the same paper by email. It’s from DLA Piper lawyer Mary E. Gately. It states: As you know, [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

UN slavery unit: Investigate death of Ethiopian in Lebanon

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

UN urges Lebanon to investigate Ethiopian maid’s death By the BBC The UN special rapporteur on slavery has urged the Lebanese government to carry out a full investigation into the death of an Ethiopian domestic worker. Alem Dechasa, 33, killed herself on 14 March, a few days after she was filmed being beaten by men [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Woyanne security chief paralyzed by depression

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

The security and intelligence chief of the ruling Woyanne junta in Ethiopia, Getachew Assefa, is reportedly suffering from sever depression. Getachew, who is a central committee member of the Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF) and head of the notorious criminal organization that operates under the name, “Ethiopian Intelligence and Security Service (ENISS),” is also having [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Hillary Clinton’s deadly hypocrisy

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

It’s obvious that the U.S. Government’s foreign policy is full of hypocrisy with deadly results. Let’s take Ethiopia for example: As shown in the picture below, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton greets Ethiopia’s genocidal dictator Meles Zenawi like a close personal friend, and yet she calls for the removal of Syria’s murderous dictator. Compared to [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Enablers praise Ethiopia’s dictator as he torments journalist

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

Blogger fights terror charges as Ethiopian leader praised By Tom Rhodes/CPJ East Africa Consultant Last week in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, while Prime Minister Meles Zenawi was making a speech about Africa’s growth potential at an African Union forum, a journalist who his administration has locked away since September on bogus terrorism charges was [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Civil resistance and Diaspora

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

The Diaspora plays important roles in the democratic process: 1. Act as the voice of conscience to the world. 2. Lobby diplomats for international support and cooperation. 3. Mobilize activists for grassroots involvement both inside and outside the country. 4. Provide psychological and financial support to the movement… [read more] [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:Dislodging [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethnic cleansing of Amharas (shocking photo)

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

The Woyanne junta has intensified its ethnic cleansing campaign against the Amhara ethnic group in southern Ethiopia. So far, over 78,000 people, including children, women, and the elderly have been evicted after every thing they owned was confiscated, as reported by Germany Radio and other media. The following are photos of some of the evicted [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

በዴሞክራሲያዊ ሽግገር ወቅት የሕግ የበላይነት በኢትዮጵያ

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

ፕሮፌሰር ዓለማየሁ ገብረማርያም  (ትርጉም ከነጻነት ለሃገሬ) የሕግ የበላይነት፤በሰው ሕግ ፤ በሕገቢስነት ባለፉት፡ዓመታት ሳነሳቸው የነበሩት ርእሶች ሁሉ በአንድ መሰረታዊ በሆነ እምነት ላይ የተመሰረቱ ነበሩ፤ ይሄውም፡የሕግ፡የበላይነት ነው::የሕግ የበላይነት ምንድን ነው? በኢትዮጵያስ ከፈላጭ ቆራጭ ስርአት ወደ ዴሞክራሲያዊ ስርአትሽግግር ወቅት እንዴት ሊገነባ ይችላል? ‹‹የሕግ የበላይነት›› የሚለው ቃል ወይም አባባል፤ በለዘበ አለያም በተደጋጋሚ፤በምሁራን፤በሕግ ባለሙያዎች በብዛት ለፖለቲካዊ ውይይት መጠቀሚያነት ውሏል፡፡ የፈላጭ [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

The Rule of Law in Ethiopia’s Democratic Transition

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Alemayehu G Mariam Rule of Law, Rule by Law, Rule by Unjust Law, Rule by Man All of the weekly commentaries I have written over the years have been structured on a single fundamental principle: the rule of law. What is it? How does it configure in Ethiopia’s transition from dictatorship to democracy? The phrase “rule [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Ethiopian man in Maryland wins $108 million in Mega Millions Lottery

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

APRIL FOOL [Source: Ethiopian Review] Related posts:BREAKING: Hillary Clinton withdraws her candidacy (CNN) Sentencing of Ethiopian man in Maryland postponed A murder of an Ethiopian from Maryland goes to trial

[Source: Ethiopian Review]

Jemal responds to human trafficking, land grabbing accusations

Friday, March 30th, 2012

In response to “Al Amoudi’s human trafficker in Ethiopia identified” By Jemal Ahmed I am an Ethiopian who used to live in Atlanta and moved to my Country 20 years a go. I never knew Elias, but I knew his father, brother and sister. He knows my family in Atlanta and Ethiopia. I am a [...]

[Source: Ethiopian Review]