Time for VOA Amharic to Upgrade Its U.S. Election Coverage (Alula M. Abate)

Time for VOA Amharic to Upgrade Its U.S. Election Coverage (Alula M. Abate)

Alula M. AbateMarch 9, Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden had a memorable Super Tuesday last week (March 3, 2020) with a stunning come-from-behind victory in ten states  in the biggest election day of the Democratic Primary competition. In the delegate rich state of Texas, which is home to tens of thousands of Ethiopian Americans, […]

Aiming for consensus on Abay should be the target (By Kebour Ghenna)

Aiming for consensus on Abay should be the target (By Kebour Ghenna)

By Kebour GhennaMarch 3, 2020 Today, we turn to the world of diplomacy – The Abay (or the Nile) negotiation. Water diplomacy is a tricky subject. If you think the Administration of Abye Ahmed struck a poor negotiation position by accepting the US and the World Bank as honest brokers on Abay, you’re right. To […]

Building Baby Dams to Save the Mother Dam: Ethiopia’s Option

Building Baby Dams to Save the Mother Dam: Ethiopia’s Option

The Queen of Sheba March 2, 2020 An air of threat and war-mongering against Ethiopia is blowing through the deserts of the Egypt Arab Republic to impose colonial-era agreements on the country in total disregard to a fair and equitable share of the Abay River, which is commonly known as the Blue Nile. Ethiopia, which […]