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Open Letter to Bereket Simon (By kassahun Addis)

Dear Bereket Simon, By  kassahun Addis So now you know! I am not sure if you remember me. But maybe, this story of one of my encounters may jog your memory. It was the first week of July 2007 some days after the boss, I believe you love...

Lemma Megresa’s team or Dr. Abiy Ahmed’s administration (Bekalu Atnafu Taye)

Lemma Megresa’s team or Dr. Abiy Ahmed’s administration Bekalu Atnafu Taye (Kotebe Metropolitan University) Federalism as an ideology, like socialism, communism and liberalism, is a pragmatic term which refers to the sharing of power among...

The importance of Redefining the Role of ‘Revolutionaries’ for the Transition Period (BefeQadu Z Hailu)

The importance of Redefining the Role of ‘Revolutionaries’ for the Transition Period By BefeQadu Z Hailu A few months ago, in a TV discussion I had with the pro-TPLF activist Daniel Berhane, he said the term “Qeerroo” is vague...

Open Letter to those Oromo Elites (Zelalem Eshete, Ph.D.)

Open Letter to those Oromo Elites Zelalem Eshete, Ph.D. If we can’t accept each other as our own kind, based on the common denominator that we are all the same human beings, it is easier for us to be inhumane and do inhumane things to each...

What Ethiopia needs is a new federal arrangement - Aljazeera

The recent events in Eastern Ethiopia proved once again that the country’s ethnic federalism is not working. by Yohannes Gedamu After just four months in office, Ethiopia’s reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed already managed to make...

Let’s Help PM Abiy Ahmed Fight Fake News and Disinformation! [Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam]

Author’s Note: A few days ago, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said, “’fake news is fueling the Somali regional crisis.” Yesterday, he advised Ethiopians not to buy and spread fake news. Let’s not spread fake news because a lot of people...

Ethiopia: Exploiting the Gulf’s scramble for the Horn of Africa - African Arguments

BY AWOL ALLO Ethiopia’s so far managed to stay neutral and balance its relationships with opposing Gulf partners. But it’s engaged in an unpredictable game. This is the fourth part of The Thin Red Line, an African Arguments series focusing...

PM Abiy Ahmed and Team Abiy Ahmed- Ethiopia: THANK YOU FOR COMING! [Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam]

As the self-appointed Ethiopian diaspora spokesperson, I thank Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed, President Lemma Megerssa, Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gegebeyehu and the entire Team Abiy Ahmed-ETHIOPIA delegation for travelling thousands of miles...