“[አቶ አለምነው] በይፋ ለተናገረው ነገር ይቅርታ የማይጠይቅ ከሆነ እንከሰዋለን” ኢንጂነር ግዛቸው

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“[አቶ አለምነው] በይፋ ለተናገረው ነገር ይቅርታ የማይጠይቅ ከሆነ እንከሰዋለን” ኢንጂነር ግዛቸው
በዘሪሁን ሙሉጌታ

የአንድነት ለዴሞክራሲና ለፍትህ ፓርቲ (አንድነት) እና የመላው ኢትዮጵያ አንድነት ድርጅት (መኢአድ) የብሔረ አማራ ዴሞክራሲያዊ ንቅናቄ (ብአዴን) ማዕከላዊ ኮሚቴ አባልና የአማራ ብሔራዊ ክልል ምክትል ርዕሰ መስተዳድር አቶ አለምነው መኮንን የአማራን ሕዝብ በተመለከተ የጥላቻ ንግግር (Hate Speech) አድርገዋል በማለት በባህርዳር ከተማ የተቃውሞ ሰላማዊ ሰልፍ አድርገዋል። Continue Reading

Ethiopia’s Governing Party is Rotten to the Core (Aklog Birara, PhD)

PM Hailemariam D.

by Aklog Birara, PhD
Commentary

The fundamental premise of this commentary is that only genuine commitment to FREEDOM and human rights of all citizens would assure Ethiopians sustainable and equitable growth and improvements in their lives. In turn, it is the institutionalization of these norms through free and fair elections that will establish a firm foundation for lasting peace and national reconciliation–singularly the most critical governance gaps in Ethiopia. Sadly, evolution toward this people-centered governance that I believe is essential for all Ethiopians is nowhere in sight if left to the governing party. Continue Reading

Ethiopia: Land, Water Grabs Devastate Communities

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Satellite Images Show Devastating Toll on 500,000 Pastoralists

Human Rights Watch

(Nairobi)New satellite imagery shows extensive clearance of land used by indigenous groups to make way for state-run sugar plantations in Ethiopia’s Lower Omo Valley, Human Rights Watch and International Rivers said today. Virtually all of the traditional lands of the 7,000-member Bodi indigenous group have been cleared in the last 15 months, without adequate consultation or compensation. Human Rights Watch has also documented the forced resettlement of some indigenous people in the area.Continue Reading