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General Kemal is in charge, OLF says

General Kemal is in charge, OLF says

Admin October 25, 2014 0

 General Kemal Gelchu is in charge of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), and the news that he has been removed from his post is a baseless report by a group of individuals already suspended

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Sinking leaves 66 dead immigrants from Somalia, Eritrea and Ethiopia

Sinking leaves 66 dead immigrants from Somalia, Eritrea and Ethiopia

Admin October 25, 2014 0

  Refugee seekers lie on the beach along the coast of the southern Yemeni town of Ahrwar , about 630 km (390 miles) from the capital Sanaa Sanaa ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Scores

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Migrants fight battles in street with Calais locals as mayor blames ‘soft touch’ Britain

Migrants fight battles in street with Calais locals as mayor blames ‘soft touch’ Britain

Admin September 24, 2014 0

RUNNING battles in the streets of Calais between migrants and locals have been blamed squarely on BRITAIN’S “soft touch” benefits system. More than 1,500 migrants mainly from Africa and the Middle East live in

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DIFRET: The Abduction of a Film in Ethiopia By Prof. Al Mariam

DIFRET: The Abduction of a Film in Ethiopia By Prof. Al Mariam

Admin September 13, 2014 0

What is the difference between the abduction of a young girl in a village and the “abduction” of a film by a young filmmaker in a capital city? “DIFRET” is an Amharic language feature

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Coroner delivers open finding on 2011 drowning of Ethiopian man Michael Atakelt in Melbourne

Coroner delivers open finding on 2011 drowning of Ethiopian man Michael Atakelt in Melbourne

Admin August 30, 2014 0

A coroner has been unable to determine what led to the drowning of an Ethiopian man in a Melbourne river in 2011. Michael Atakelt was 22 years old when he disappeared on June 26,

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Uneven Coverage of Suppressed Ethiopian Journalists

Uneven Coverage of Suppressed Ethiopian Journalists

Admin August 30, 2014 0

This month, Ethiopian officials shut down five magazines — the latest in a series of shutdowns — but the move got little attention from outside the country.  The East African country is well known

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የስደተኞች ችግር እና የ«ዩኤንኤችሲአር» ጥሪ

የስደተኞች ችግር እና የ«ዩኤንኤችሲአር» ጥሪ

Admin August 30, 2014 0

በጀልባ ወደ አውሮጳ የሚገቡ አፍሪቃውያን ስደተኞችን ችግር ለማቃለል የተመድ የስደተኞች ጉዳይ ተመልካች መስሪያ ቤት ለአውሮጳ ኅብረት ጥሪ አቅርቦዋል። በሺዎች የሚቆጠሩ ስደተኞች፣ ብዙ አፍሪቃውያን ጭምር በያመቱ ኢጣልያ የባህር ጠረፍ ይደርሳሉ። በየሀገሮቻቸው በፖለቲካ አመለካከታቸው፣ በሀይማኖታቸው ሰበብ

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Meriam Ibrahim heads to new life in  usa lastly arrive New Hampshire

Meriam Ibrahim heads to new life in usa lastly arrive New Hampshire

Admin August 1, 2014 0

Christian mother who faced death sentence in Sudan after being accused of abandoning Islam to be reunited with extended family in America The family and supporters of Meriam Ibrahim are preparing for an emotional

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Why is Obama hosting African dictators?

Why is Obama hosting African dictators?

Admin July 31, 2014 0

About to become a lame duck President, Obama is holding a roundtable discussion on Africa with African leaders. I guess better late than never. It is scheduled to be held on August 5-6 in

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Ethiopian photojournalist Aziza Mohamed held without charge

Ethiopian photojournalist Aziza Mohamed held without charge

Admin July 31, 2014 0

is alarmed by the detention of Addis Guday (“Addis Affairs”) photojournalist Aziza Mohamed, who has been in custody for two weeks without charge. Police arrested Aziza on July 18 while she was covering Muslim protests near

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