Ethiopian Journalists honored for courageous reporting – CPJ

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Ethiopian Journalists honored for courageous reporting – CPJ

New York, November 25, 2015–Journalists from Ethiopia, Malaysia, Paraguay, and Syria were honored Tuesday night at the Committee to Protect Journalists’ 25th annual International Press Freedom Awards for courageous work amid risks such as physical attack, imprisonment, exile, and murder. “These awardees go forward with their work in the face of.....

ከፓሪሱ የአሸባሪዎች ጥቃት ማግስት በካናዳ ኦንታሪዮ በብቸኛው መስጊድ ላይ ጥቃት መፈጸሙ ማሕበረሰቡን ክፉኛ አሳዘነ

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ከፓሪሱ የአሸባሪዎች ጥቃት ማግስት በካናዳ ኦንታሪዮ በብቸኛው መስጊድ ላይ ጥቃት መፈጸሙ ማሕበረሰቡን ክፉኛ አሳዘነ

ባለፈው ቅዳሜ እለት በካናዳ ማእከላዊ ኦንታሪዮ ግዛት (ፔተርቦሮው) በተባለች ከተማ ውስጥ ለሙስሊሙ ማህበረሰብ ብቸኛ የአምልኮት ስፍራ(መስጊድ) በጥላቻ ስሜት በተነሳሱ ወገኖች መቃጠሉ በእምነቱ ተከታዮች ዘንድ ከፍተኛ መደናገጥ እና ቁጣ ፈጥሯል ተብሏል የአካባቢው የሙስሊሞች ማህበር ፕ/ት የሆኑት ኬንዙ አብደላ ለካናዳው ሲቢሲ ቴሊቭዥን እንደገለጹት ከሆነ የታዋቂው ማሲጅድ አልሰላም መሰጊድ በአገሬው የሰአት አቆጣጠር ከምሽቱ 11.....

Trudeau Sworn In As Prime Minister

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Trudeau Sworn In As Prime Minister

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau has launched a new Liberal era with a 30-member cabinet that features predominantly fresh faces and an equal number of men and women. Fully 18 of the newly minted ministers are rookies who won election for the first time on Oct. 19, including the all-important finance minister,.....

Reflections on Prof. Mesfin’s “Adafne”: Saving Ethiopians From Themselves?

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Reflections on Prof. Mesfin’s “Adafne”: Saving Ethiopians From Themselves?

November 2, 2015 – Alemayehu G. Mariam — Comments ↓   Prof. Mesfin Woldemariam’s latest Amharic  book, “Adafne: Fear and Failure”, is at once a lamentation on the decline and  decay of Ethiopian society from the corrosive effects of bad governance, tyrannical rule and moral corruption and a call to.....

Malnutrition hits record high in Ethiopia

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Malnutrition hits record high in Ethiopia

by Katy Migiro NAIROBI, Nov 2 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Donors are not responding fast enough to urgent calls for more aid to drought-stricken Ethiopia where record-breaking numbers of children are suffering malnutrition, the United Nations said on Monday.Malnutrition hits record high in Ethiopia   Ethiopia is experiencing its worst drought in decades,.....

CAN ETHIOPIA SURVIVE ITS OWN WAR ON TERROR?

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CAN ETHIOPIA SURVIVE ITS OWN WAR ON TERROR?

BY CHRISTINA GOLDBAUM On April 2, as I waited in a doctor’s office near Nairobi, the anchor of Kenya’s morning news broadcast began reporting what would prove to be a horrific attack on Garissa University by the Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab. As the early news trickled in, some people around me.....