Month: October 2016

Mapping Africa’s natural resources – An overview of the continent’s main natural resources.

Africa remains a key territory on the global map. Rich in oil and natural resources, the continent holds a strategic position. It is the world’s fastest-growing region for foreign direct investment, and it has approximately 30 percent of the earth’s remaining mineral resources. It’s home to more than 40 different nations, and around 2,000 languages. […]

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United States warns Ethiopia against emergency crackdown

Washington (AFP) – The United States warned its African ally Ethiopia on Tuesday not to abuse the state of emergency it declared this week to suppress dissent and welcomed talk of political reform. Ethiopia declared an emergency on Sunday after six months of anti-government protests, but on Tuesday Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn promised that opposition […]

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Ethiopia withdraws it’s force from Somalia key military base Hiran region- Says BBC

Ethiopian troops fighting militant Islamist group al-Shabab have withdrawn from a key military base in central Somalia’s Hiran region, residents say. Al-Shabab fighters have taken control of el-Ali village following the withdrawal, the residents added. Ethiopian forces had destroyed the base before abandoning the area, a radio station run by al-Shabab said. The troops withdrew […]

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Samsung Company ordered to turn off and not to use Samsung Note 7 Smartphone.

Samsung has urged all owners of its Galaxy Note7 smartphones to power them down and stop using them. The electronics company has also stopped production of the device, following reports of replacement devices catching fire. Samsung said it had asked its global partners “to stop sales and exchanges of Galaxy Note7” while further investigations took […]

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A Must Read- Amharic Translation of Jawar Speech

ሊነበብ የሚገባ- የጃዋር ንግግር በሚንያፖሊስ  በጥንቃቄ የተተረጎመ የጃዋር ንግግር በሚንያፖሊስ (መስከረም 23, 2009/ ኦክቶበር 3, 2016 ያደረገዉ) =================================================== ቅድመ ንባብ ማስታወሻ:- ይሄን የጀዋርን ንግግር በጥንቃቄ ተርጉመዉ ያደረሱን ለአንዲት ኢትዮጵያ ህልዉና የታመነ ልብ እና የጸና አላማ ያላቸዉ ብሎም ዲሞክራሲያዊት ኢትዮጵያ እንጅ መፈጠር ያለባት የኢትዮጵያ ህዝብ መከፋፈል የለበትም ብለዉ በታላቅ ሀገራዊ ተጋድሎ ዉስጥ ያሉ የኦሮሞ ልጆች ናቸዉ::መጀመሪያ […]

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BREAKING NEWS: The Federal Government Has Declared a State of Emergency

The federal government has declared a state of emergency as of Saturday, October 9, 2016. The cabinet of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has an emergency meeting on Saturday afternoon where the government declared the state of emergency at a time of deteriorating security situation in Oromia Regional State. The state of emergency declared for the […]

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The Embassy of Sweden- In solidarity with the Ireecha Massacre! the Swedish flag at the Embassy lowered to half today.

The Embassy of Sweden would like to express its deepest condolences to the families of those who lost their lives at the Irreecha celebration in Bishoftu this weekend, and regrets the violence and injuries. As a way of expressing our sympathies to the victims and their families, the Swedish flag at the Embassy will be […]

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Warning: Do not open a video message sent with your name!

Many of the social media users are said to be sent a video with their name on it. Please do not open it! That is a virus. በስማችን ቪዲዮ ያለው ቫይረስ እየተላከ ነው እንዳትከፍቱት አደራ!!!

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