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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 […]

 
 

The Ethiopian government’s secret land grab deals

The Ethiopian government’s secret land grab deals

It has become apparent that the current Ethiopian government has decided to lease out vast fertile farmlands to foreign governments and multinational corporations in Gambella, […]