Ethiopia: The Nation’s Major Threats and Tribulations

Political Intolerance, Unscrupulous Private Media, and Religious Extremism In Ethiopia: The Nation’s Major Threats and Tribulations The success of any country depends, among other things, on the strength and ingenuousness of its politicians (in the ruling party and in the opposition block) and of its actors in the private media as well as on the…

በኢ/ር ይልቃል አምባገነናዊ መዳፍ ሥር የወደቀው ሰማያዊ ፓርቲ

(በዳዊት መሉጌታ – የሰማያዊ ፓርቲ የወጣቶች ጉዳይ ም/ሀላፊ) Highlights: * ‹‹ኢ/ር ይልቃል ሰማያዊ ፓርቲ ሲመሰረት አንድነትና መኢአድ ፓርቲ ድራሻቸው ይጠፋል፣ ሰማያዊ ፓርቲ ደግሞ ብቻውን ነጥሮ ይወጣል በሚል የግሉ እሳቤ ነበር።›› * ‹‹ሰማያዊ ፓርቲ አዲስ የኢትዮጵያ ህገመንግስት እያረቀቀ ነው፤ በአንድ ሳምንት ውስጥ ለውይይት ይቀርባል በማለት ኢ/ር ይልቃል ከተናገረ ዓመት ሊሞላው ነው። ነገር ግን እስካሁን ድረስ ለህዝብ…

Bring Africa ‘into the Digital Age’

Digital technology is expected to play a major role in Africa’s Century and in recognition of this, the University of the Witwatersrand will host its inaugural Fak’ugesi: Digital Africa Festival, from 11 August to mid-September. The festival will showcase all things digital. Organisers say it will bolster the significant synthesis between technology, art and critical…

Why Big Tech Companies Think Africa is a Game-Changer

Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Say the words and most people think of poverty… famine… epidemics… political strife… sectarian violence. Yet, just recently, Microsoft announced a new investment on the continent, calling Africa a “game changer in the global economy.” So what gives? Is SSA a Game Changer? For starters, we concede SSA faces challenges… relatively low per-capita…