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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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Taxis, planes and viruses: How deadly Ebola can spread

Taxis, planes and viruses: How deadly Ebola can spread

Admin July 31, 2014 0

      West Africa, and doing so often means teasing out seemingly routine information about victims’ lives. For scientists tracking the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa, it is not about complex virology

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Press freedom activists demand release of Ethiopian bloggers charged with terrorism

Press freedom activists demand release of Ethiopian bloggers charged with terrorism

Admin July 31, 2014 0

#FreeZone9Bloggers gains traction as trial approaches. Calls for press freedom in Ethiopia are resurging with the upcoming trial of 10 bloggers and journalists. Some members of the group are part of the blogging collective Zone 9(link is external), and were charged earlier this month

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Somali musician and MP Saado Ali Warsame shot dead

Somali musician and MP Saado Ali Warsame shot dead

Admin July 24, 2014 0

Popular Somali musician and member of parliament Saado Ali Warsame has been shot dead by Islamist militants. She was killed along with a civil servant in a drive-by shooting in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.

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Missing Air Algerie flight has crashed: Algerian aviation official

Missing Air Algerie flight has crashed: Algerian aviation official

Admin July 24, 2014 0

 An Air Algerie flight that went missing en route from Burkina Faso to Algiers has crashed, an Algerian aviation official told Reuters on Thursday. “I can confirm that it has crashed,” the official said,

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University withdraws Hailemariam honor over human rights violations

University withdraws Hailemariam honor over human rights violations

Admin July 24, 2014 0

By Abebe Gellaw July 23, 2014 (AV) Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn faced a stinging humiliation as Azusa Pacific University (APU), whose motto is “God First”, has withdrawn an honor it had already bestowed

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ኦሮሞ እና እስልምና በ“ሕዳሴ አብዮት” መስመር

ኦሮሞ እና እስልምና በ“ሕዳሴ አብዮት” መስመር

Admin July 24, 2014 0

(ተመስገን ደሳለኝ) በወርሃ-ግንቦት ላይ ለዘመናት የተንሰራፋውን ሀገራዊ ደዌ ይፈውሳል ብዬ ተስፋ ስለማደርግበት “የሕዳሴ አብዮት” በሶስት ተከታታይ ክፍሎች ለመዳሰስ መሞከሬ ይታወሳል፡፡ በወቅቱ መጪው የ “ሕዳሴ አብዮታችን” መፍትሔ ሊሰጥባቸው ከሚገቡ ጉዳዮች መሀል በዋነኝነት የኦሮምኛ ቋንቋ ተናጋሪው

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Ethiopian jailed in China’s first khat smuggling case

Ethiopian jailed in China’s first khat smuggling case

Admin July 24, 2014 0

An Ethiopian was sentenced to seven months in jail for trafficking khat to China, marking the first such case in the country, which classed the plant as an illegal drug this year. The verdict

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