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Splitting Southern Nations region into four can promote peace

October 10, 2020 By Bereket Eshetu Messele Inserting comparable teams into a number of states may very well be probably the most promising means ahead for the troubled Southern Nations area. For greater than twenty years, the query of statehood formation has been raised by identiy-based zones within the Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples’ Regional State (SNNPRS). Particularly, […]

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What Happens Next in Ethiopia’s Political Turmoil

AP BY IAN BREMMER OCTOBER 9, 2020 data-title=”Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, heart, arrives for the opening session of the 33rd African Union Summit in Addis Ababa on Feb. 9″ data-shop-image=”false” data-min-width=”600″> Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, heart, arrives for the opening session of the 33rd African Union Summit in Addis Ababa on Feb. 9 Bremmer […]

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THE SECOND ITALO-ABYSSINIAN WAR (1935–1936)

CONTRIBUTED BY: EPHREM YARED The Second Italo-Abyssinian Warfare was Italy’s conquest of Ethiopia, a course of it started after the 1885 Partition of Africa. Italy was defeated in its first try at conquest on the battle of Adwa in 1896, permitting Ethiopia to change into the one African nation to stay freed from European management. Italian colonial forces nevertheless nonetheless remained in neighboring Eritrea and Somalia, and it […]

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JOHN CHARLES ROBINSON (1903-1954)

CONTRIBUTED BY: EPHREM YARED John Charles Robinson, nicknamed the Brown Condor, was an African American aviator who fought with the Imperial Ethiopian Air Power towards Benito Mussolini and Fascist Italy through the Second Italian-Ethiopian Struggle, 1935–1936. He’s also called the Father of the Tuskegee Airmen for his contributions to the aviation packages he started on the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama within the early 1940s. Born […]

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EMPRESS ZEWDITU (1876-1930)

Empress Zewditu of Ethiopia was born on April 29, 1876 as Askala Maryam within the metropolis of Harrar in Enjersa Goro Province, Ethiopia. Her mom was Abechi, a Shewan noblewoman and her father was Menelik II, at that time the king of Shewa and the long run emperor of Ethiopia. Menelik II agreed to undergo Emperor Yohannes’s rule […]

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A disputed regional election plan has ratcheted up tensions between Ethiopia’s federal government and its rivals in Tigray

Worldwide Crises Group To avert a confrontation, Tigrayan officers ought to press pause on election preparations and either side ought to embrace dialogue to handle the dispute and underlying causes. What’s new? Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s authorities and his rivals in Tigray are on a collision course over the latter’s plan to carry regional elections in […]

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AMHA SELASSIE (1916-1997)

CONTRIBUTED BY: SAHEED ADEJUMOBI Amha Selassie, the final emperor of Ethiopia, was proclaimed ruler of the state 3 times, first in 1960, then in 1975, and at last whereas in exile in 1989.  Selassie was born Asfaw Wossen Tafari within the walled metropolis of Harrar in August 1916 to Dejazmach Tafari Makonnen, then the governor of Harrar and future emperor of Ethiopia, […]

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TEDROS ADHANOM EXPOSED: Money, Blood and Conscience: A novel of Ethiopia’s democracy revolution

 By Abebe Gellaw Government director of Ethiopian Satellite tv for pc Tv & Radio (ESAT) 2016-2019. May a brand new historic novel about Ethiopia’s former dictatorship be the ultimate straw that forces the World Well being Group’s beleaguered Director-Basic Tedros Adhanom Gebhreyesus to resign? Cash, Blood and Conscience tells the story of a Hollywood tv […]