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    As Ethiopia votes, what’s ‘free and fair’ got to do with it?| Terrence Lyons

    (Terrence Lyons) Ethiopia, Washington’s security partner and Africa’s second most populous country, is scheduled to hold national elections on May 24. The ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and its allied parties won 99.6 percent of the seats in the last round of elections in 2010. There is no doubt that the ruling party will win again. The party has ruled [...]
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    Minister Redwan: No Earthly Reason for Electoral Violence

    Minister Redwan Hussein, head of Government Communications Affairs Office, gave a press conference to the media on the 14th of May, 2015. The press conference mainly focused on the government’s assessment of the campaigning phase of the election, the readiness of security forces to preserve peace and the forthcoming 24th anniversary of Ginbot 20 celebrations marking the fall of the Dergue [...]
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    Sino Ethiopia, Luna Export and Ecas Chemico won Quality Excellence Award

    Ethiopian Quality Award organization (EQA) has awarded three Companies for Quality Excellence in an event held at the Hilton, Addis Ababa. Sino Ethiopia Associate Factory is this year’s “High distinction” awardee while Luna Export p.l.c. and Ecas Chemico p.l.c were awarded as the “distinction” quality awardees. The award was attended by Tadesse Haile, State Minister of Industry. Dr. [...]
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    Civic Urban Revolt in Contemporary Ethiopia

    The very objective of this short piece is to explore the politically ‘visible’, but academically overlooked issue of urban civic revolt in Ethiopia. The Ethiopian government is curious and cautious about this and the same is true to those who think and propagate orchestrating an urban civic revolt is a possibility. For the purpose of this paper the term civic urban revolt is used instead of [...]
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    ራዕድን ሽበራን ስልጡን ፖለቲካዊ መስርሕ ኣይኮነን ማሕበር ተጋሩ ሰሜን ኣሜሪካ (ማተሰኣ) ኤፕሪል 30/2015 ዓለምና ብሓደ ወገን ኣብ ክሊ ምግማቱ ዘፀግም ቅልጡፍ ከይዲ ግሎባላይዘሽን ዝተመስረተ ናይ ኢኮኖሚ ምትእስሳር ብምፍጣር፣ ሃገራት ካብ ናይ [...]

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