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

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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 ...


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

    Friday Dec 12 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Wednesday Dec 3 | 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.


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

    Monday Dec 1 | 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 ...


  5. The de-Ethiopianization of EthiopiaRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | 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 ...


  6. Ethiopia 2014: I Always Remember in November and inRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    In 2005, Ethiopians faced unspeakable horrors. Following the parliamentary elections in May of that year, hundreds of Ethiopian citizens who protested the daylight theft of that election were massacred or seriously shot and wounded by police and security personnel under the exclusive command and control of the late regime leader Meles Zenawi.


  7. The day Ethiopian protestors shut a busy street in BrusselsRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... inflicted by their respective leaders professing communist Marxist - Leninist ideology. The first evil act of Meles Zenawi regime to dismantle Ethiopia was to desecrate the Green, Yellow and Red original flag as well as remove the statute of Emperor ...


  8. 1984 Great Ethiopian Famine: TPLF Still Licensed to StealRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    In my commentary last week, , I reviewed various commentaries I had written over the years challenging the fabricated and false claims of the Tigrean Peoples Liberation Front and its late leader Meles Zenawi that there has been no famine in Ethiopia since they took power in 1991. I argued that Meles & Co., in a silent conspiracy of semantics and word games with the international donors and loaners, have managed to successfully conceal the existence of famine ravaging various parts of Ethiopia for over two decades.


  9. Ethiopia: UN Names Addis the Third Capital for UN OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 |

    ... of staff and rental expenses forced the organization to look for alternatives. Hence, the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi laid the cornerstone in 2010 for the new building, which was expected to be completed in 2012. However, it was delayed for a ...


  10. The Ethiopian Government and the Church in Ethiopia Encouraged to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... were never witnessed under the reign of King Haile Selassie I. In 1991, Mengistu was overthrown by rebel leader Meles Zenawi, who also was no supporter of the monarchy. According to numerous Ethiopian newspaper sources, such as ECADF Ethiopian News ...


  11. Violence in the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia vs. EritreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 |

    ... areas like the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. Stunned by the outcome, the government, run by Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, enacted a controversial measure stipulating that only a party with 51 percent of the parliamentary seats can table an issue. ...


  12. The Great Ethiopian Famine of 1984 RememberedRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    Famine in Ethiopia is a topic that horrifies me. Over the years, I have written long commentaries on the subject often challenging with incontrovertible facts the fabricated and false claims of the Tigrean Peoples Liberation Front and its late leader Meles Zenawi that .


  13. Review: 'Eritrea at a Crossroads: a narrative of triumph, betrayal and hope'Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... explains how President Isaias ordered retaliation and then left for Saudi Arabia. Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, was unable to reach his opposite number to "cool tempers down and contain the crisis." (p. 515). The war escalated out of ...


  14. Eritrea: Eritrea's Narrative of 'Triumph, Betrayal and Hope'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 |

    ... explains how President Isaias ordered retaliation and then left for Saudi Arabia. Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, was unable to reach his opposite number to "cool tempers down and contain the crisis." (p. 515). The war escalated out of ... 8 comments

  15. Rub out Mbabazi, Uganda, and you get VP Mujuru and Zimbabwe in another African succession warRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    ... the mighty Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) rules, even there, when the steely-fisted Meles Zenawi died in 2012, his powerful wife Azeb Mesfin came close to denying Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn the job. In South ...


  16. Somalia: The Forgotten Enemy- Dammul-Jadiin and Ethiopian NISS collaboration scandal unmaskedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | CNN

    ... how well he knew about the history of the Ethiopia as well as the dictator,the late Prime Minster of Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi's personal history. Mr. Abdiqadir proposed to support the upcoming President , Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, that will be ...


  17. Ethiopian authorities convict journalist in Addis AbabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    ... of Feteh in July 2012 in connection with a series of articles about the health of the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, local journalists said. Authorities blocked three other subsequent publications started by Temesghen, including Addis Times , ...


  18. The Rise and Fall of the "Baksheesh State" in EthiopiaRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    ... the amount of aid they give to states who enlist in their proxy service. For instance, after the late Meles Zenawi invaded Somalia in 2006, the U.S. increased its aid to his regime from nearly $1.8 billion in 2005 to nearly $3.5 billion in 2008 . ...


  19. Ethiopia: IMF Vs. GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 |

    ... In fact, severe resistance to IMF's policy recommendation is one of things that the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is remembered for. To put it into perspective, neither sides had the complete upper hand historically. While the Fund remained loyal ...


  20. KAIZEN seminar held today Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    ... support. The KAIZEN project was launched by JICA in October 2009 upon the request by the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. It has caused a nation-wide movement as the KAIZEN Commission held its first meeting on 16 September 2014, which Prime ...