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October 2012

Junedin Sado in a fine mess

Indian Ocean Newsletter – Oct. 20, 2012. Troubles are mounting for the civil service minister and leader of the OPDO, Junedin Sado. The civil service minister Junedin Sado, a longstanding member of the executive of the Oromo People’s Democratic Organization (OPDO) and of the EPRDF(ruling coalition, of which the OPDO is a member) executive, has

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Marcus Garvey

Marcus Garvey

Marcus Garvey was a Jamaican-born Black nationalist and leader of the Pan-Africanism movement, which sought to unify and connect people of African descent worldwide. “Marcus Garvey was one of the greatest black leaders we ever had. He organized more black people than any other black leader in the world. Marcus Garvey said that black people

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Ethiopian Muslims Continue Protests, as New PM Continues the Legacy of Defiance

by Sadik Ahmed A couple of days after Ethiopia’ new Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn voiced his government’s stubborn stance towards the legitimate demands of the country’s Muslims, the faithful continued their nationwide protests against government interference in religious affairs. The mosque-based protest was staged on Friday, October 19, at Anwar and Nur mosques, two major

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Ethiopia’s only opposition MP snubbed by PM Hailemariam

A Member of Parliament (MP) of one of Ethiopia’s opposition parties, Medrek (Forum) on Tuesday called for a political dialogue with the government. Girma Seifu, the only opposition MP in the country’s 547-seat parliament, made the call at a session with Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn as he sought responses to questions raised by legislators on

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Ethioipia: Explosion levels Castle Rock house, residents throughout city feel blast

by David Mitchell and Will C. Holden CASTLE ROCK, Colo. — A natural gas leak caused an explosion that obliterated a house in Castle Rock Friday morning. One neighbor thought it was a plane crash. Another said it felt like an earthquake. The blast was so intense in the Sapphire Pointe neighborhood , it damaged

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News: ኢህአዴግ በ600 ሚሊዮን ዶላር አጣብቂኝ ውስጥ ገባ!!

በጎልጉል የድረገጽ ጋዜጣ ብያኔው ከጸና ኪሣራው በቢሊዮን ዶላር ሊደርስም ይችላል! ኢህአዴግ ከዓለም ባንክ ያገኘውን 600 ሚሊዮን ዶላርና በተመሳሳይ ፕሮጀክት ወደፊት ሊያገኝ የሚችለውን ከፍተኛ ገንዘብ በተመለከተ አደጋ ውስጥ መውደቁ ተሰማ። ኢንስፔክሽን ፓናል (Inspection Panel – IP) የተሰኘ ተቋም ይፋ ያደረገው መረጃ እንደሚያመለክተው ኢህአዴግ የቀረበበት ውንጀላ ከተረጋገጠ የሚያጣው ገንዘብ በቢሊዮን ዶላር እንደሚደርስ ታውቋል። ይፋ የሆነውን መረጃ አስመልክቶ

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Ethiopia: What We Can Learn from Our Distance Runners – By Alemayehu G. Mariam

By Alemayehu G. Mariam Ethiopia is known for the best and the worst. Ethiopia is known for the legendary hospitality and charm of its people, unrivalled beauty of its picturesque landscape, fabulous coffee and, of course, unbeatable distance runners. Ethiopia is also known as the epicenter of human rights abuses, citadel of press repression and

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Healthy Markets’ promotes safe visits to markets

Education effort to focus on safe food handling, safe animal contact The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) are partnering with Long Cheng and Concord live animal markets in South St. Paul to launch “Healthy Markets,” an educational effort to promote healthy behaviors at the markets. “Healthy Markets” will

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