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  1. UK diplomats clash over British man on death row in Ethiopia:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    ... 1979, has been called Ethiopia's Nelson Mandela. Tsege fell out with his university friend ex-Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, after he exposed government corruption and helped establish a pro-democracy party. In 2009, he was sentenced to death in his ...


  2. Meles Referral Hospital to go operational next month - Thursday, 22 January 2015 13:56Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Walta Information Centre

    Meles Zenawi Memorial Referral Hospital built at a cost of 200 million birr in Somali Regional State will go operational next month, according to the regional state health bureau. The hospital, named after the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, remained idle for more than a year after completion due to lack of the necessary facilities and skilled manpower, Dr. Umer Mohammed, head of the bureau told WIC.


  3. .com | Millions register for Ethiopia's May electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | News24

    Over 12 million Ethiopians have so far registered for key polls in May, officials have said, the first national elections since the death of long-time leader Meles Zenawi. Election officials are expecting up to 33 million people to register for the parliamentary polls, considered by the international community as a key test for democracy in the Horn of Africa nation.


  4. Ethiopia: Japan, Ethiopia Conduct Policy Dialogue On Industrial DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 |

    ... since June 2009. Under the Policy Dialogue, the two professors have held talks with the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi eight times, and with Prime Minister Hailemariam six times, including the just concluded one. "The Policy Dialogue has been ...


  5. Ethiopia: Samora Yunis' view on the opposition, adios constitutionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | In-depth Africa

    ... instances: When former defense minister Seye Abraha fell out with his brother-in-arms, the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, he was locked up on corruption charges along with his entire siblings. Bail was out of the question. Again the constitution ...


  6. Should Ethiopians Boycott the Upcoming Fake Election in Ethiopia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | In-depth Africa

    ... to force their participation, much like the staged mourning following the death of former Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. Mr. Zenawi, the mastermind of the present ethnic-apartheid system where one ethnic group, the Tigre, is favored over all others, ...


  7. Ethiopia: Whither Press Freedom?Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | In-depth Africa

    ... vice versa. By the way, an old African adage has it that short men cast long shadows. The late prime minister Meles Zenawi , who left Ethiopia unstable , was one of Africa's short leaders with long shadows. That is why his successors emulate his ...


  8. Ethiopia, Japan hold 15th round policy dialogue on industrial developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Walta Information Centre

    ... the Dialogue since June 2009. Under the Policy Dialogue, the two professors have held talks with the late PM Meles Zenawi 8 times and with PM Hailemariam Desalegn 6 times, including the one being held currently. The Policy Dialogue has been ...


  9. Ethiopia: Andargachew Tsgie Before the T-TPLF Inquisition?Read the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | In-depth Africa

    ... "All murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets." How true! The late Meles Zenawi and the Thugtatorship of the Tigrean People's Liberation Front (T-TPLF) have murdered thousands of people in Ethiopia and ...


  10. Ethiopia: When the Smoke Clears - New Tobacco DirectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 |

    In a January 2013 interview with Tobacco Journal International, a leading publication on tobacco, Gizachew Hagos, managing director of National Tobacco Enterprise , said he does not anticipate any significant policy changes affecting tobacco products in Ethiopia following the death of the then Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. Prior to that, the late premier sent back a regulation which sought to control the use of tobacco for revision.


  11. State Terrorism in Ogaden, EthiopiaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Dissident Voice

    ... a referendum on self-determination, the central government under the leadership of the previous Prime-Minister, Meles Zenawi, sent in the military. Leading members of the newly elected regional authority and their supporters were arrested and ...


  12. Africa: How Do Countries Achieve Economic Turnaround?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 |

    ... the discussion of the possibility of developmental statehood in Africa, with the late Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi making no secret of the ambitions of his regime in this respect.10 These two countries are, however, in some fundamental ways ...


  13. Woyane Tigrai: Four Decades Old Redeemer of EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Tigrai Online

    ... farsighted and intelligent leader with clear vision and objectives. The country was fortunate enough to have Meles Zenawi, who accumulated the necessary experience and attributes as a member of the TPLF, in charge of a very successful government ...


  14. The 40th TPLF despicable anniversaryRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 3 | In-depth Africa

    ... and injuries of Ethiopian soldiers deliberately undisclosed by the brutal regime under the leadership of tyrant Meles Zenawi. The unwarranted invasion of Somalia in 2006 culminated in the destabilization of that country and the region in which the ...


  15. Saudi Star To Restart Rice Project on Disputed Anuak Lands in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | CorpWatch

    ... in the national oil company. Al-Amoudi was one of the first to invest in a new scheme under which president Meles Zenawi offered to lease four million hectares of agricultural land to foreign investors and his company was also one of the first to ...


  16. Ethiopia: Heroes of the Storm that is ComingRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... said that "Ethiopia will only be liberated by you [the Ethiopian Youth]. It was prophecy. Hibret, Kinijit and Meles Zenawi have come and gone, but nothing has happened yet to change Ethiopia for the better. Only the words of Laureate Tsegaye ...


  17. East Africa: Leaders Push Ahead With Controversial Railway ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 |

    ... failure to engage the local community. Kenya's former President Mwai Kibaki and late Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi were among leaders who signed the agreement to kick off the LAPSSET project in 2012. For South Sudan, the Lamu Port-South ...


  18. Addis Residents donate more than 43 millio...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    Residents of Addis Ababa City Administration have contributed more than 43 million EB while they were welcoming and see off the Cup awarded to the Ethiopian people by late Meles Zenawi for their commitment to build the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam . In a ceremony held today at the Millennium Hall, residents of Addis in various walks of life have donated more than 43 million EB for the construction of the GERD.


  19. Inspiring people tribute to the late prime minister of Ethiopia: Meles ZenawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    ... Region, his Continent and even beyond the continent as well. That man was the late Prime Minister of Ethiopia Meles Zenawi. Throughout his life, if we can call that a life, Meles worked day in and day out; he demonstrated unwavering depiction and ...


  20. The de-Ethiopianization of EthiopiaRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... his path to conquer and subjugate neighboring "nations and nationalities". For the TPLF and its late godfather Meles Zenawi, the Ethiopia known as the land of the "Habasha people" (or the "Abyssinian people") for millennia has little to do with the ...