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The Nomination of Dr. Abiy Ahmed as a Ethiopian Premier by TPLF controlled EPRDF- a facade not a change in continuity?

Abiy’ rise to become Prime Minister – head of government – is premised on approval by the TPLF’s  Council and subsequent approval by the parliament. EPRDF election process is a mere formality.  He will take over from Hailemariam Desalegn who resigned his post in mid-February amid of mass protest. He completed a PhD in 2017 from Institute […]

Ethiopia accuses Eritrea of destabilizing security, but Eritrea Rejects !

Ethiopia has accused neighboring Eritrea of attempting to compromise its security by supporting “destructive” groups. According to reports Ethiopia’s state television, Eritrea is supporting groups smuggling weapons across the border. Ethiopia is currently under a state of emergency as the country works to replace prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn who announced his resignation last month. Eritrea’s government rejected allegations by […]

Ethiopian State of Emergency and US Rex Tillerson’s visit, saves the situation, or advice the regime share or leave power?

Rex Tillerson’s visit, saves the situation, or advice the regime share or leave power?  Strikes protesting Ethiopia’s state of emergency spread across the restive Oromia region ahead of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s arrival for talks with the Horn of Africa nation’s embattled government. More than two years of protests in the Oromia and Amhara regions […]

Richest 1 Percent Get 82 Percent of the Wealth 77 Ethiopians living below the poverty line Oxfam

Employees of the Eastern Industrial Zone shoe manufacturing park at work in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Sept. 5, 2017. (Sharon Tshipa/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) The advocacy group claims the growing disparity shows that the global economy values wealth over work. By Katelyn Newman , Digital Producer, Staff Writer |Jan. 22, 2018, at 9:10 a.m. Oxfam: World’s Richest 1 […]

Ethiopia is called to democratise and stop ethnic clashes!

US embassy in the capital Addis Ababa said it had received “troubling reports of ethnic violence and the large-scale displacement of people”. The United States on Tuesday urged Ethiopia to investigate deadly clashes between two of the country’s major ethnic groups that have caused tens of thousands to flee. “We believe Ethiopia’s future as a strong, prosperous, […]

Ethiopian subaltern corrupted officials jailed the big elephants still running!

Ethiopian subaltern corrupted officials jailed the big elephants still running. The most corrupted Azeb Mesfin, Seyoum Mesfin, Sebhat Nega, Arkebe Ekubai, Abai Tsehaye etc. remain untouched till the coming regime change.   Some small sharks such as one Gi Yon, manager of a Chinese firm. The owner of another construction firm is involved as well as former […]

Appointments On Ethnic And Tribal Line: A Subliminal Meta-Dehumanization “Case of Failed State Ethiopia”

Political Appointments On Ethnic And Tribal Line: A Subliminal Meta-Dehumanization By Nana Yaw Osei Previous | Next  In their scholarly journal article published in the prestigious journal of personality and social psychology, Kteily, N., Hodson. G and Bruneau, E (2016), asserted that dehumanizing an out-group is a pervasive and potent intergroup process that spark-off discrimination and conflict. […]