DR Tedros Elected as the next Director-General of the World Health (Aigaforum) May 23, 2017 - The woyanay spirit is contagious. It is a spirit filled with a can do attitude. It was the same spirit that enabled seven of the young idealist from the TPLF to try the impossible! Dr Tedros Adhanom who has been an agent of change everywhere he was assigned is now WHO director! He was elected with the support of 133 countries vote!
A fossil find with real backbone It may have taken 13 years to get her all cleaned up, but a toddler's fossil named Selam has finally be separated from the sandstone in which she was entombed.Selam, a name that means "peace" in the Amharic language of Ethiopia, was first found in Dikika, Ethiopia thirteen years ago by Zeresenay Alemseged
Boosting the manufacturing sector Desta Hailu 05-23-17 -
It has now been close to two years, since the second Growth and Transformation Plan, GTP II started to be implemented. It can be said that, the works that have been planned and carried out within these time are going well.
Ethiopian Federal System: gains amidst challenges Gemechu Tussa 05-23-17 -
Ethiopian Federalism has become one of the arguable issues. Some argue the federal system weakened the unison of the people and broaden jingoism and chauvinism among the people.
Eritrea Denies Targeting Ethiopia Dam as Egyptian Ties Deepen Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki denied his country’s deepening relations with Egypt signify plans to disrupt neighboring Ethiopia’s construction of Africa’s biggest hydropower dam.
“The claim by the Ethiopian regime that the relation between Eritrea and Egypt is targeting the millennium dam is unfounded,” the Ministry of Information said ...
Ethiopia’s Example Shows the Way to a New Era in World Health By Ariel Pablos-Méndez, MD, MPH - Historians will view the past 25 years as a truly golden era in global health. New resources and political leadership have led to unprecedented progress that has improved the health of billions of people worldwide. Sustained campaigns against killers like...
A health professionals from Albasar International a Saudi based organizations will perform life saving eye operation in Tigrai. The professionals have performed similar operations in different regions in Ethiopia before. Tamrat Yemane sat with Memhir Yasin the organizer in Mekelle. The following is his reportage.......
FBI warned Rohrabacher that Russia was targeting him In 2012, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher received a warning from the FBI that Russian spies were attempting to recruit him as an “agent of influence,” the New York Times reported Friday.Although the California Republican has long been among the Kremlin’s most outspoken defenders on Capitol Hill...[How does this congressman explain his infatuation with Putin government and his constant complaint about Ethiopia and its government? Strange!]
Youth Bulge in Cities and Towns, its Remedies Tsegaye Tegenu, (PhD) 2017-05-18 - Although still a majority rural country, Ethiopia has been rapidly urbanizing in the past few decades. The urban centers have increased both in size and number. In the 1960s there were about 384 towns with a total population of 1.5 million, Currently, the urban population has more than doubled reaching at 19 million.
Chinese New World Order Amen Teferi 05-18-17 - When addressing a banquet held on Sunday in honor of foreign guests attending the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for renewing the Road spirit.
Advocating Abstract Unity? Eneyew Zeleke
May 18, 2017 - During the Dergue era, it was a taboo to speak about issues concerning the country. It was out of the scope of ordinary citizens to speak about problems concerning the whole country.
EPRDF: Renascence Party Amen Teferi 05-18-17 -In anticipation of the forthcoming 26th anniversary May 28 I tried to assess the path that has led us to where we are now. Now, we are in a situation that requires critical thinking and courageous spirit. In my view...