Ethiopia’s Ethio Telecom signs deal with China’s ZTE

Ethiopia’s Ethio Telecom signs deal with China’s ZTE

Ethiopian News BBC Published on August 19,2013 Ethiopia has signed an $800m (£510m) deal with Chinese telecom giant ZTE to expand its mobile phone network, state-run Ethio Telecom has said. The agreement would help double the number of mobile phone subscribers to more than 50 million and increase 3G internet access nationwide, it said. Most […]

Ethiopia: Where is Religious Freedom Headed?

Ethiopia: Where is Religious Freedom Headed?

By Alemayehu Fentaw Weldemariam – TRANSCEND Media Service The fear of an Ethiopian Spring has to be factored in the internal security matrix of a dictatorial regime such as Ethiopia’s, since the populist “spring” events in the MENA region have proven to be a potent means of removing dictatorships in North Africa.  The lesson is […]

Ramadan Of Protests As Muslims Take To Streets In Addis Ababa

Ramadan Of Protests As Muslims Take To Streets In Addis Ababa

By MISNA,Eurasiareview Published on August 6, 2013 Clashes over the weekend between Muslims and police left an unspecified number dead. According to some sites close to the opposition, Muslims called for mass demonstrations to be held on Thursday, the religious day of Eid al-Fitr that marks the end of the holy months of Ramadan, in […]