Memorandum No. 7: PM Abiy, “Ethiopia Shall Rise!”

Author’s Note: In this memorandum commentary, I reflect on a poem read by the late Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah at the inauguration of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) in 1963 in... Read more »

Memorandum No. 5: PM Abiy Institutionalizing the Rule of Law and Deinstitutionalizing the Rule of Men and Lifting the State of Emergency in Ethiopia

Abiy Ahmed … Security forces wearing uniforms and caps (inaudible). Their job is to prevent people from fighting (breach of the peace). [The inability of the security forces] to perform professionally may... Read more »

Ethiopia: Resolution Ignores Longstanding Relationship, Ongoing Efforts

editorial Ethiopia is a sovereign country that has its own constitution and foreign policy as the United States of America. The nations have been having strong relationship on regional peace and security... Read more »

Ethiopia: President Calls Upon Citizenry to Renew Covenant

By Tsegay Hagos President Dr. Mulatu Teshome said the Nations, Nationalities and Peoples (NNP) Day has been strengthening the federal system and enabling the country to foster its efforts of building one... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Dr. Tedros Adhanom, New Director-General, Begins Work at WHO

VOA – The World Health Organization’s new director-general, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia, began his five-year term Saturday. The former Ethiopian health and foreign minister is the first African chosen to... Read more »

ISS Today: As doors close to refugees, Ethiopia’s stay open

More than 65.6-million people around the world were forcibly displaced by the end of 2016 – the highest level ever recorded. Of these, 84% were hosted in developing countries. This contrasts with... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Tedros becomes first African to head WHO | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia’s Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has been elected as the new head of the World Health Organization (WHO), becoming the first African to lead the United Nations health agency. Ethiopia’s former health minister... Read more »

Ethiopia: Loosening State of Emergency Propels Steady Growth – AllAfrica.com

Photo: Addis Fortune Atikilt tera, main supplier of fruits and vegetables around piazza. opinion By Homa Mulisa It’s been more than five months since Ethiopia declared a state of emergency in response... Read more »

Political unrest simmering in Ethiopia – Deutsche Welle

This coming April marks three years since protests broke out in Ethiopia. They were triggered by students in Ambo town, some 120 kilometers (74 miles) west of the capital Addis Ababa. The students were protesting against a controversial... Read more »

Political unrest simmering in Ethiopia | Africa | DW.COM | 10.02.2017 – Deutsche Welle

This coming April marks three years since protests broke out in Ethiopia. They were triggered by students in Ambo town, some 120 kilometers (74 miles) west of the capital Addis Ababa. The students were protesting against a controversial... Read more »