The Ethiopian Opposition: On Keeping the Momentum

By Teklu Abate For the last two decades, the ruling party, EPRDF, set the agendas for political discourse, putting the opposition to a clear defensive position. The former drafted, ratified, and implemented…

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Nelson Mandela much better today – Jacob Zuma

27 June 2013 Last updated at 10:33 E Speaking on SABC Makaziwe, Nelson Mandela’s daughter accused some journalists of racism, describing them as “vultures” South African President Jacob Zuma says that Nelson…

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Ethiopia Detains Evangelist For “Terrorism, Treason”

By BosNewsLife Africa Service ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA (BosNewsLife)– A Christian evangelist remained behind bars in an Ethiopian prison Wednesday, June 26,nearly three months after he was detained on trumped-up charges of “terrorism…

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Egypt’s Empty Bluff!

by Irob Rights Advocacy Association (IRAA), June 2013 On June 3rd 2013, Egypt’s leader, President Mohamed Morsi, held a meeting with some other Egyptian plotters to discuss measures his country could take…

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Jawar Mohamed is taken away by The Stream !!!!

Tedla Asfaw The Stream, Al Jazeera’s show, “Oromos Seek Justice in Ethiopia” of June 25, 2013, on the persecution of Oromos hosting my friend Jawar Mohamed at their studio in D.C. including two…

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An Ethiopian walking on eggshells.

By Yilma Bekele No question I have to be careful writing this column. That is why I choose the title. Some of us are quick to take offense or assume holier than…

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