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  1. Africa: Financing Africa's Massive ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AllAfrica.com

    ... -- belies Ethiopia's financial muscle. The GDP per capita in Ethiopia is only $475. The late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, who laid the foundation stone in 2011, said the dam would be built without begging for money from donors. Since then, ...

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  2. Financing Africa's massive projects without need of donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Iol.co.za

    ... financial muscle. The gross domestic product (GDP) per capita in Ethiopia is only $475. The late prime minister Meles Zenawi, who laid the foundation stone in 2011, said the dam would be built without begging for money from donors. Since then, ...

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  3. Injera diplomacy and honouring heroes the Ethiopian wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Daily Monitor

    ... with other movements, eventually leading to the fall of the Derg regime in 1991. The late prime minister Meles Zenawi became the TPLF leader and set the country on a transformational journey that has seen the country become one of the fastest ...

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  4. Ethiopia steams ahead with vision for a mo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Walta Information Centre

    ... of a grand experiment in nation building through infrastructure that was launched by the regime of the late Meles Zenawi and is being continued by his Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front party under the leadership of the Prime ... 1 comment

  5. Being a Politician in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | CNN

    ... recent participation of the TPLF's 40 anniversary,where he praised the inhumane, immoral, late gangster of Meles Zenawi, who had committed war crimes and crimes against humanity in Mogadishu between 2006 and 2007. The president shed tears when he ...

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  6. "Japan is geographically far but will continue to be a good neighbour of Ethiopia," AmbassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Walta Information Centre

    ... contained in KAIZEN such as tidiness and self-discipline were so impressive that the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi adopted it as a national strategy in 2009. Since then Japan has been assisting Ethiopia in promoting KAIZEN nationwide. The ...

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  7. Current generation responsible to dry out root cause of rent seeking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Walta Information Centre

    Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn said that rent seeking is the major threat that would constitute an obstacle to Ethiopian progress and the road towards its Renaissance. While visiting the cave structured TPLF commanding offices of the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi and other prominent TPLF leaders, at Hagereselam yesterday, Hailemariam said that rent seeking is the main challenge the Ethiopian renaissance has to cope with.

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  8. TPLF's struggle laid foundation for Ethiop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Walta Information Centre

    Several foreign leaders attended the celebrations marking the 40th anniversary of the Tigray People's Liberation Front that took place in Mekele this morning. He praised the sacrifice paid by martyrs and admired the vision of the late leader Meles Zenawi.

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  9. Sudan's Bashir in Ethiopia to attend TPLF's anniversary - Wednesday, 18 February 2015 07:24Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Walta Information Centre

    Upon arrival at Mekelle's Alula Aba-Nega Airport yesterday, al-Bashir was warmly welcomed by higher regional and federal government officials. With the support of Bashir's regime, the then rebel group, TPLF led by the late Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, overthrew the Marxist Derg regime in 1991 and formed a government.

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  10. Sudan's Bashir in Ethiopia to attend TPLF's anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    ... Tigrians. With the support of Bashir's regime, the then rebel group, TPLF led by the late Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, overthrew the Marxist Derg regime in 1991 and formed a government. During the long struggle for freedom some 60,000 TPLF fighters ...

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  11. Ethiopians Praise Meles's Priceless giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Walta Information Centre

    Tg Ayana 2-15-15 World leaders, journalist, scholars expressed the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi as the most intelligent leader and acknowledged him for his priceless contribution for Ethiopia's economic development. Under his leadership, millions of Ethiopians have been pulled out of poverty.

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  12. Meles Zenawi's statue inaugurated - Monday, 16 February 2015 08:10Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Walta Information Centre

    Statue of the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi's erected on Endayesus Mountain, around Mekelle, was inaugurated. Tigray People's Liberation Front and The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front executive committee member Tewodros Hagos has attended the event.

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  13. Ethiopia eyes investing on 300 Megawatts wind farm - Thursday, 12 February 2015 06:38Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Walta Information Centre

    ... pipeline like the 100 MW Assela wind farm project. The GTP a brainchild of the late Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi launched in 2010 envisages Ethiopia achieving power generation capacity of 10,000 MW or more at utmost five years time from the ...

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  14. Other voices: Ethiopia's stifled pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | TwinCities

    ... "banned or suspended at least one critical independent publication per year." After the death of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi in 2012, successor Hailemariam Desalegn has tightened the regime's stranglehold on the press. Even Ethiopia's rival Eritrea ...

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  15. Ethiopia's stifled pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

    ... "banned or suspended at least one critical independent publication per year." After the death of prime minister Meles Zenawi in 2012, successor Hailemariam Desalegn has tightened the regime's stranglehold on the press. Even Ethiopia's rival Eritrea ...

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  16. Ethio-Japan cooperation for further dev't - Wednesday, 04 February 2015 13:35Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Walta Information Centre

    ... in order to promote the industrial development. "I believe this started in 2009 when the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi made official visit to Japan. During that time, Meles realized the significance of the projects Japan was undertaking in ...

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  17. Public lecture honors former PM Meles Zenawi - Friday, 30 January 2015 13:02Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    A public lecture on the former PM Meles Zenawi's unique leadership skills and his contribution to socio-economic development of Ethiopia and beyond was held here yesterday. High-level dignitaries including, President of the African Development Bank , Dr Donald Kaberuka and former South African President Thabo Mbeki attended the event. 1 comment

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

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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 ...

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

    Jan 22, 2015 | 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.

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

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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.

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