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The paradox of TPLF’s success and survival

By Teshome M. Borago As the latest development with WHO’s appointment of Tedros Adhanom shows, the TPLF continues to benefit from the achievements of our ancestors. The fact is, if the TPLF was not able to mobilize and secure the…
Abraha Castle, Axum Touring hotel bids cancelled

Abreha Castle Hotel The Tigray Cultural and Tourism Bureau (TCTB), which was expected to announce a winner this month for Abraha Castle Hotel and Axum Touring Hotel canceled the bid.. The reasons given for the withdrawal include changing the technical…
Ethiopian court jails activist for over 6 years

AFP | 2017-05-25 An Ethiopian court jailed a former opposition spokesman for over six years Thursday as rights groups urged the UN to press for a probe into a crackdown on anti-government protests. Judges in the capital Addis Ababa imposed…
BETWEEN TEDDY AFRO AND ME

BY SHMUEL LEGESSE / Jpost MAY 24, 2017 22:00 We Ethiopians do not see our nation merely as a birthplace, or even as just an ancestral land; to us, Ethiopia plays a powerful psychological role, and we call it “Mother.” In…
Ten-man Esperance hold Saint George

Saint George vs Esperance de Tunis (poto:CAFonline.com) Former winners Esperance put up a good fight against Ethiopian champions, Saint George, to gain a point in front of a packed Addis Ababa Stadium on Tuesday despite finishing the game with ten…