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Kitwa Ejigu Ethiopian American scientist

Kitwa Ejigu Ethiopian American scientist Kitaw Ejigu (Amharic: ክታው አጅጉ; February 25, 1948 – January 13, 2006) was an Ethiopian-American scientist who worked for NASA as Chief of Spacecraft and Satellite Systems engineer. He was also a political leader. Kitaw was born in Bonga, Kaffa, Ethiopia. He attended the Miazia 27th High School in Jimma. […]

ኢትዮጵያ በታሪኳ ለመጀመሪያ ጊዜ 3 ም/ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴሮችን አስተናገደች፣

ከዚህ በፊት የኢትዮጵያ ሳተላይት ቴሌቪዥን (ኢሳት) እና የተለያዩ ድህረገጾች ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴር ሐይለማርያም ደሳለኝ ሦሥት ም/ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴሮች እንደሚኖራቸውና ሃገሪቱንም በቡድን እንደሚመሩዋት መገለጹ የሚታወቅ ነው። ከዚያም ተያይዞ ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴር ሐይለማርያም ደሳለኝ ሁለት ተጨማሪ ም/ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴሮችን እና አንድ ወሳኝና ቁልፍ የውጪ ጉዳይ ሚኒስቴርነቱን ቦታ ለህወሓት በማስረከብ አጸድቀዋል። ዛሬ የሕዝብ ተወካዮች ም/ቤት በጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴር ሐይለማርያም ደሳለኝ የቀረበውን የካቢኔ አባላት […]

Kaffa woman smile – Ethiopia

Kaffa woman smile – Ethiopia She was making her new hairstyle…. Kaffa people are named after the Kingdom of Kaffa which was a state in what is now Ethiopia. This old kingdom (which capital city was Bonga) was actually inhabited by four main ethnic subgroups. Kaffa (or Kafficho) refers to the common omotic language these […]

Stop sending Ethiopian asylum seeking journalists to Kality: Johan Persson

First of all I would like to thank Johan Persson and Martin Schibbye for living up to your promises you made to our colleagues at Kality’s prison. Persson made the above call to the Swedish migration authorities at the annual grand Swedish journalists prize ceremony held yesterday evening here in Stockholm which was organized by […]

Ethiopian Asylum Seekers Demonstrate in Oslo Norway against the Dictatorial Regime in Ethiopian October18,2012

Ethiopian Asylum Seekers Demonstrate in Oslo Norway against the Dictatorial Regime in Ethiopian October 18,2012. Ethiopian Asylum Seekers Association in Norway. The Ethiopians who has been living in Norway held a protest demonstration against the dictatorial regime in Ethiopia for about two hours on October 18, 2012. The march started after a speech by representative […]

Kingdom of Kaffa

The Kingdom of Kaffa (c.1390–1897) was an early modern state located in what is now Ethiopia, with its capital at Bonga. The Gojeb River formed its northern border, beyond which lay the Gibe kingdoms; to the east the territory of the Konta and Kullo peoples lay between Kaffa and the Omo River; to the south […]

The Manjo/Menja : Ethiopia

By T, Staffer of De Birhan Media 29 October 2012 Prejudice, stereotype and discrimination, however rich, educated and self actualized one might be, disillusion the person, if victimized. Aside with skin color, ethnic, religious and other types of discrimination experienced in most parts of the world in this day and age, one form of discrimination […]

10 Most Evil Dictators on Earth

“Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who possess it” – William Pitt the Elder, British Prime Minister from 1766 to 1768. Our nations’ leaders are supposed to be paragons of virtue and strength, ever striving to better the populace’s lot in life and aid their country’s economic and social progress. The […]

Ethiopian police massacred 193 protesters in violence following last year’s disputed elections, an independent report says.

Ethiopian protesters ‘massacred’ The report says that 193 people were killed in two waves of protests It said the government used “excessive force” to crack down on protesters who claimed the elections had been rigged. Ethiopian security forces said 58 people, including seven police, had died during an attempted revolution. Ethiopian judge Wolde-Michael Meshesha, who […]

Posted by oromialandinfo on November 15, 2012 Posted in: Uncategorized. Leave a Comment     Ethiopia Ethiopia: Government continues to target peaceful Muslim protest movement Amnesty International 2 November 2012 The Ethiopian authorities are committing human rights violations in response to the ongoing Muslim protest movement in the country. Large numbers of protestors have […]