Ethiopia

 
Ethiopia’s state of emergency 2.0
Ethiopia’s state of emergency 2.0
Last Friday, the Ethiopian government
Premier quitting and state of emergency signal urgent need for reform in Ethiopia
Premier quitting and state of emergency signal urgent need for reform in Ethiopia
Hailemariam Desalegn, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia has become the first Ethiopian leader to relinquish power willingly. He submitted his...
For global water crisis, climate may be the last straw
For global water crisis, climate may be the last straw
Before man-made climate change kicked in – and well before "Day Zero" in Cape Town, where taps may run dry in early May – the global water...
AU gives continent-wide air travel a long-awaited boost
AU gives continent-wide air travel a long-awaited boost
Passengers, fasten your seatbelts: African aviation is finally for take off.
The case for investment in Zimbabwe’s economic rebirth
The case for investment in Zimbabwe’s economic rebirth
Legend has it that the Zambezi river god, Nyaminyami, was angered by the construction of the Kariba dam. If so, he must have been enraged by the 30...
Ethiopia has released a handful of prisoners - but nothing else has changed
Ethiopia has released a handful of prisoners - but nothing else has changed
Two weeks after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn pledged to release jailed politicians, Ethiopia on Wednesday pardoned 115 federal inmates,...
Climate change demands that we must adapt
Climate change demands that we must adapt
After many years of speculation about climate change, it is a reality and something we cannot ignore any longer. It is wreaking havoc, as evidenced...
Ethiopia to free opposition leader and hundreds of others
Ethiopia to free opposition leader and hundreds of others
Ethiopia's government announced Monday it would release hundreds of people awaiting trial including imprisoned opposition leader Merera Gudina and...
Sudan’s state-supported smugglers
Sudan’s state-supported smugglers
Hussein Salman seemed to live a charmed life. Despite driving around in an undocumented car, which attracted nine separate police reports, he was...
What needs to be done to make Africa politically stable
What needs to be done to make Africa politically stable
Levels of armed conflict flux and wane. In 2017,
Quest to extradite Ethiopia's dictator Mengistu as Mugabe departs
Quest to extradite Ethiopia's dictator Mengistu as Mugabe departs
In a move that stunned the world, Zimbabwe’s defense forces ousted President Robert Mugabe from power on November 21 2017, bringing his 37 years...
Letters to the editor: December 1 to 7
Letters to the editor: December 1 to 7
Eusebius McKaiser is right to say “Mugabe did not wake up one morning and decide to be an autocrat. It was a slow slide ...” (“We dismiss Zim lessons at our peril”)....

Client Media Releases

GIBS boosts academic offering with two new programmes
UKZN alumnus competes in SA reality show
Warehousing the future - all tech and no people?
Hans Hultgren to present at ITWeb BI summit
Decline of the Zuma years