Ethiopia’s new leadership is practising hero-worship – The Economist

DURING his two decades running Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi almost single-handedly engineered its rise from lost cause to model pupil. Even his enemies admit he was both popular and competent. Often working around... Read more »

Ethiopia marks Mengistu downfall, celebrates dam

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of Ethiopians marked the 20 year anniversary on Saturday of the removal of former Marxist ruler Mengistu Haile Mariam by celebrating construction... Read more »