Ethiopia Is Falling Apart – Foreign Policy

For a brief moment last week, Ethiopia seemed poised to shed its reputation as Africa’s Stasi state. At a press conference on Jan. 3, Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn... Read more »

ONLF Rebel Leader Illegally Extradited to Ethiopia

The controversial extradition of a prominent ONLF rebel leader to Ethiopia was illegal, a report by a Somali parliamentary commission said Saturday. Abdikarim Sheikh Muse, a top member of... Read more »

Ethiopia’s GERD project: Egypt concerned over delays on technical studies

Egypt has expressed concerns over what it says is the slow pace of work on technical studies in relation to Ethiopia’s flagship dam – the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam... Read more »

USAID Administrator to Visit Ethiopia

August 29, 2017 – The US Agency for International Development (USAID) administrator, Mark Green, will arrive in Ethiopia on Wednesday for a two-day visit. The administrator will visit multiple... Read more »

4 negotiation lessons from the Twitter feud POTUS had with Mexico’s President

Assegid Habtewold By Assegid Habtewold[i] My new book ‘Soft Skills That Make or Break Your Success’ unveiled 12 soft skills that are critical to achieving personal mastery, get along... Read more »

The Zero-Sum Negotiation Games of the T-TPLF in Ethiopia

By Alemayehu G. Mariam Author’s Note: This July 4th, I “celebrate” my eleventh year of writing uninterrupted weekly Monday commentaries. On July 4, 2006, I formally and publicly declared my... Read more »

The Cruel Political Jokes of the T-TPLF in Ethiopia

By Alemayehu G. Mariam The Voice of America (Amharic) last week reported “16 Ethiopian opposition political parties agreed to discuss the anti-terrorism and other proclamations and 13 other agenda... Read more »

Mohamed bin Zayed receives call from leaders of Ethiopia, Indonesia

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, received a phone call from Hailemariam Desalegn,... Read more »

Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria and others represent Africa at G7 summit

The Group of Seven wealth nations (G7) in the world met on the Italian island of Sicily to discuss issues of interest but hosts Italy had hoped to make... Read more »

Ethiopia: Minister Calls for Religious Extremism Annihilation

By Tsegay Hagos Government Communication Affairs Office Minister Negeri Lencho said the public need to advance efforts to annihilate political movements that use religion as a guise. Closing a... Read more »