For Conquest or Conversion?

By Obo Arada Shawl: The title seems a bit odd and perhaps ambiguous. Yes, the word ADWA has a double meaning; you guessed it right. The question is whose side are you on?  Read More…

Huma Right Watch on Ethiopia

HRW: Ethiopia is on a deteriorating human rights trajectory as parliamentary elections approach in 2010. These will be the first national elections since 2005, when post-election protests resulted in the deaths of at least 200 protesters, many of them victims…

Experts worry over land grab by foreigners in Ethiopia (By Genet Mersha)

FATF blacklists Ethiopia

This inter-governmental body named Iran, Pakistan, Angola, Ecuador, Ethiopia, North Korea, Turkmenistan, and Sao Tome and Principe as they may be posing a risk to the international financial system. Read More…

Corruption and TPLF

By Azmera Tesfaye: Recent reports of corruption and embezzlement by the Meles & Co. and the ensuing spin on the news seems to have come as a surprise for some innocents. However, Ethiopians who are living under a regime that…