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Ethiopia’s Peaceful Uprising is Evolving into an Armed Resistance

Ethiopia’s Peaceful Uprising is Evolving into an Armed Resistance

by Alem Mamo “We have to defend ourselves from tyranny. No one is going to hand us our freedom, we have to earn it.” Robles […]

 
 

CONCERNS ABOUT LEAD EXPOSURE TOXICITY IN ETHIOPIA.

CONCERNS ABOUT LEAD EXPOSURE TOXICITY IN ETHIOPIA.

During the US presidential campaign just ended with the election of Donald Trump, a relatively less known city in Michigan called Flint attracted the attention […]

 
 

The Oromo protests have changed Ethiopia, By: Awol K Allo

The Oromo protests have changed Ethiopia, By: Awol K Allo

Awol K Allo is Lecturer in Law at Keele University, UK. November 12 marked the first anniversary of the Oromo Protests, a non-institutional and anti-authoritarian movement […]

 
 

A Year On Since the Oromo Resistance Began: A Wake Up Call for All Peoples of Ethiopia.

A Year On Since the Oromo Resistance Began: A Wake Up Call for All Peoples of Ethiopia.

By Denboba Natie, November 17, 2016 A new wave of Oromo national resistance struggle begun in November 2015. It has dramatically changed the political landscape […]

 
 

Dictatorship, State of Emergency, Self-deception and the end: TPLF Plays its Last Card

Dictatorship, State of Emergency, Self-deception and the end: TPLF Plays its Last Card

By Alem Mamo Authoritarian regimes are very skilled in elevating the concept of denial to a whole different level. Their standard play book is almost […]

 
 

Somali Solidarity With the Oromo and Amhara Peoples.

Somali Solidarity With the Oromo and Amhara Peoples.

By Yasiin Sugule The so-called Somali Regional President, Abdi Mohamud Omer made recently a public announcement video to divide the Ethiopian nations and nationalities. He […]

 
 

Dhagayso: Aqonyahan Somaaliyed oo Sheegay Sababtii Xasan Culusow Jigjiga u Tagay.

Dhagayso: Aqonyahan Somaaliyed oo Sheegay Sababtii Xasan Culusow Jigjiga u Tagay.

Aqoonyahan Somaliyeed ayaa sheeca ka qaaday asbaabta ugu muhiimsan ee ku kaliftay in Xasan Culusow uu wakhtigan xaadirka ah tago magaalada Jigjiga. Hadaba hoos ka […]

 
 

People’s Alliance For Freedom and Democracy (PAFD): The Long Anticipated Alliance. By Ali Yare

People’s Alliance For Freedom and Democracy (PAFD): The Long Anticipated Alliance. By Ali Yare

The creation of the people’s alliance for freedom and democracy is remarkably going to change the horn of Africa’s politic prospective. The PAFD which represents […]

 
 

Ethiopia: TPLF is Dead and Buried with Meles Zenawi.

Ethiopia: TPLF is Dead and Buried with Meles Zenawi.

by Amanuel Biedemariam In 1998-2000, the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) unleashed a deadly war against the people of Eritrea under the pretext of a […]

 
 

China, Djibouti and Ethiopia Warned of Stealing Ogaden Natural Resources – ONLF

China, Djibouti and Ethiopia Warned of Stealing Ogaden Natural Resources – ONLF

Ogaden News Agency March 9, 2016 LONDON (ONA) – The Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) warned China, Djibouti and Ethiopia from stealing the vast natural […]

 
 

Ogaden Somali Communities Around the World hold Memorial To The Murdered Civilians.

Ogaden Somali Communities Around the World hold Memorial To The Murdered Civilians.

By Ahmed Abdi, The Ogaden Somali communities around the World held a memorial to remember the lives that Ethiopian security forces killed in their country […]

 
 

Ethiopia must be broken down into 9 independent zones. By Ali Yare

Ethiopia must be broken down into 9 independent zones.  By Ali Yare

  The current uprising in Ethiopia, especially in the Oromia area is likely the beginning of the end of the Addis Ababa regime. After years […]

 
 

The 24 Victorious Points Achieved by ONLF By Haaji M/Rashiid Aw Macalim (Translated by Ali Yare)

The 24 Victorious Points Achieved by ONLF By Haaji M/Rashiid Aw Macalim (Translated by Ali Yare)

When I took the pen to write this piece of writing, I was interested in finding more information about the agreement between Somalia and Ethiopia […]

 
 

Ethiopia: No Hope for EPRDF to Govern Well

Ethiopia: No Hope for EPRDF to Govern Well

By Eyob A. Balcha Published two days apart, two of the widely read newspapers in Addis Abeba dedicated their editorials to one of the pertinent […]

 
 

President Obama’s Visit to Ethiopia is “unfathomable”!

President Obama’s Visit to Ethiopia is “unfathomable”!

As lame duck President,  Obama is free to do anything he likes including wining and dining with any brutal dictators. He is slated to be in Ethiopia […]

 
 

From One-Party State to Democracy: Lessons for Ethiopia

From One-Party State to Democracy: Lessons for Ethiopia

In 1991, the TPLF/EPRDF, a Marxist-Leninist rebel group, took state power in Ethiopia, sanctioned by the United States of America. But taking state power militarily […]

 
 

TPLF’s Leaders Arrogance and Contempt – Inviting Further Bloodshed and Loss of Lives – HRLHA Statement

TPLF’s Leaders Arrogance and Contempt – Inviting Further Bloodshed and Loss of Lives – HRLHA Statement

The TPLF Government adopted a new constitution in 1995; and, based on this Constitution, it formed new federal states. The new Ethiopian Constitution is full […]

 
 

TesfaNews: Being a Politician in Somalia – By Ahmed Abdi

TesfaNews: Being a Politician in Somalia – By Ahmed Abdi

De-Programming the defeatist mentality of today’s Somali politicians from appeasing their traditional-foe and abuser Ethiopia seems a greater challenge for the greater people of Somalia. But for […]

 
 

What can be expected from the ONLF-Ethiopia peace-talk process ? – By Ahmed Abdi

What can be expected from the ONLF-Ethiopia peace-talk process ? – By Ahmed Abdi

The Eritrean EPLF and the Ethiopian government agreed to enter into negotiations mediated by former United States president, Jimmy Carter, in mid-1989, after Mengistu succeeded […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Silence, Pain, Lies and Abductions

Ethiopia: Silence, Pain, Lies and Abductions

March 16, 2014 By Muktar M. Omer Template denials The Ethiopian Government, through its foreign ministry,  responded to Martin Plaut’s article “Silence and Pain: Ethiopia’s […]