Ethnic Federalism vs Nation of Individuality By Zeg Fanta

Introduction The Ethnic Federalism practiced in Ethiopia is non-consequential to Ethiopia’s past or present social or political evolutions. Considering the unending external attempts to control Ethiopia, logics guide us to the footprints of Ethiopia’s worst enemies who designed and prescribed Ethnic Federalism also known, rather negatively as ‘Kilil-Governance’ (የክልል አገዛዝ) for the purposes of controlling […]

Ethiopia’s Condom Dilemma

Ethiopia’s Condom Dilemma

By JAMES JEFFREY (NYT) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia — I was confused the first time I saw a giant billboard in Addis Ababa advertising Members Only and stressing how “membership has its pleasures,” accompanied by a stark silhouette of a leggy female figure. It reminded me of advertisements in New York for so-called gentlemen’s clubs — […]