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The study has covered 14 woredas of Tigray, Amhara, Oromia and Southern regional states and engaged farmers, harvesters, merchants, consumers and researchers. The professor also pointed out that the impact of this loss is not only economical it will have a problem related to health caused by the low ...

Author's Note: I am postponing Part IV of my regularly scheduled commentary on truth and reconciliation in Ethiopia to respond to Seyoum Mesfin's call to arms to the people of Tigray. I find it exceedingly important to record a timely response to Mesfin's inflammatory, outrageous and alarming battle cry ...
Following the recent Ethiopian people's Democratic Front EPRDF executive and previously Tigray People's Liberation Front Central meetings, domestic and external political parties opposed the ruling party's offers through contrasting and sometimes conflicting analysis regarding the outcome of the much ...
Zolowo contains numerous alluvial gold mining camps and an Archaean greenstone belt that forms a prominent ridge for approximately 33 km across the licence. Feature image credit: Altus strategies. Exploration at the 322km2 Tigray-Afar licence located in the Tigray province of northern Ethiopia.
The conflict began when opposition arises in Gondar (Amhara Region) against inclusion of Welkayit area into Tigray Region. It was also reported that the representatives from. While officials from Tigray region has claimed that the 1994 census has shown that 96% of the settlers in Welkait are Tigreans ...

The general unrest and dismay by the general public is an accumulation of years of frustration from other ethnic groups who claim they have been marginalized by the brutal Ethiopia's governing coalition apparatus (EPRDF)[1] which is dominated by the party from the small Tigray region (the Tigrean ...
The university, whose construction is scheduled to start within the coming two months period, will be constructed in Ethiopia's Tigray regional state in the town of Adwa. The university is expected to be a center of excellence for black people, it was noted. The Ethiopian government also expects a global ...
The university, whose construction is scheduled to start within the coming two months period, will be constructed in Ethiopia's Tigray regional state in the town of Adwa. The university is expected to be a center of excellence for black people, it was noted. The Ethiopian government also expects a global ...
EPRDF is the brainchild of the Tigrayan People's Liberation Front (TPLF), a Marxist-Leninist movement that fought to liberate the Tigray ethnic group, which comprise six percent of Ethiopia's more than 100 million people. In the final days of Ethiopia's civil war, the TPLF orchestrated the creation of three ...
The government has announced a resettlement plan. Another area of concern according to the submissions was the ethnic-based killings that forced the closure of some universities in the Oromia, Amhara and Tigray regional states. The situation is said to have calmed down and most universities reopened.
Ezana Mining Development Company, a local company engaged in mining in Tigary region opened Ethiopia's second modern gold factory at a cost of 700mln birr. Legedenbi gold mining factory of MIDROC Ethiopia is the first modern gold factory. The company is designed to have a capacity of producing ...
Meli-Gold-Plant-Tigray-Ethiopia January 2, 2018 - Meli gold plant in Ethiopia's Tigray regional state began regular production, reports FBC. The factory is expected to earn Ethiopia more than 40 million US dollars in this fiscal year (2017/18). The plant, which is under the patronage of Ezana Mining Development Company, ...
Among the beneficiary cities, six are located in Oromia, four in Amhara, two in Tigray and Somali, one each in Afar, Benishangul, Harari and Gambella and three in Southern Nations Nationalities & People's regional states. The city administrations of Dire Dawa and Addis Abeba are also among the ...
According to Ministry of Health, five to six million mothers and children living in Tigray, Amhara, Oromia and SNNP states have become beneficiaries of ENGINE as they have successfully prevented chronic children malnutrition during the first 1,000 days- from the start of a woman's pregnancy to the child's ...
After five hours on the road descending from Mek'ele, the capital city of the northern Tigray Region of Ethiopia, perched at an altitude of 2000 metres, our convoy of five jeeps, loaded with bikes and a week's supply of food and water, arrived at Hamed Ela, located 150 metres below sea level. The group ...
Senior officials of Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) indicated that rule of law and constitutional supremacy should be respected to ensure accountability, prosperity, peace and stability in the country. Speaking to local media, TPLF chairperson Dr. Debretsion Gebremichael said TPLF would strive to ...

In what appears to be reprisals, two students from Tigray were reportedly killed at Welega University, located in the Oromia region. The number of incidents and casualties, as well as the number of people involved and the ethnic tone of the conflict over the past few days, has raised the prospect of even ...
Teku Meteko, deputy administrator and security head of western Tigray zone, said the 156 individuals were based in Ethiopia's neighboring nation Eritrea. According to Meteko, more than 160 members of various terror groups had returned to Ethiopia in the last Ethiopian fiscal year, the report added.
Teku Meteko, deputy administrator and security head of western Tigray zone, said the 156 individuals were based in Ethiopia's neighboring nation Eritrea. According to Meteko, more than 160 members of various terror groups had returned to Ethiopia in the last Ethiopian fiscal year, the report added.
Debretsion-President-Tigray December 14, 2017 - The recently elected chair of the TPLF, Dr. Debretsion Gebremichael, may soon become President of Togray, according to the Ethiopian reporter. It is to be recalled that the TPLF recently assigned members of its executive committee to focus in different areas.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) grants close to 47 million dollars to undertake infrastructural development projects in Tigray and Amhara regional states. Admasu Nebebe, state minister for finance & Economic Cooperation and Takeshi Matsuyama, a senior representative of JICA in ...
Ethiopia also hosts refugees in 25 camps located in Tigray, Afar, Somali, Gambella, and Benishangul Gumuz regions. It has been facing an increasingly growing influx of refugees mainly from South Sudan and Somalia, but also from Sudan and Eritrea. Meanwhile, escalating tensions and violent incidents ...
In his final comment on the sound management of the park, Zekarias further stated that the park administrations is closely working with the Tigray State, Industrial Park Development corporation and Ethiopian investment commission to address possible challenges at early stages. For instance, Zekarias ...
The Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) announced that it has taken measure against its six central committee members following the meeting held in Mekelle city, capital of Tigray region. In the three days-long meeting, the committee reviewed its deep reform moves and passed decisions including ...
LOCATION AND CAUSE OF DISPLACEMENT: 20,752 displaced individuals comprising 7,621 households in 61 displacement sites were identified in Tigray region. These figures represent an increase of 1,317 in the total individuals (4%), households (4.8%) and sites (3%) since round 7 ...
The stern face of Meles Zenawi bears down from a giant billboard on a hillside overlooking Mekelle, the lofty cobble-stoned capital of Tigray Province in northern Ethiopia. Meles, a former prime minister who died in 2012, is a giant in his home region, and his portrait - emblazoned on buildings, buses and ...
... legends, art, and faith of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church, it covers the churches and monasteries of Aksum and Tigray, Lalibela and Lasta, Gondar and Lake Tana, describing in rich and vibrant detail the architecture, colorful decorations, and important Orthodox religious festivals of Ethiopia.
The Tigray Regional State Council in its 5th extraordinary meeting has elected Debretsion Gebremicheal (PhD) as Deputy Chief Administrator of the region. Dr Debretsion was appointed as deputy because he is not eligible to become chief administrator as he is not a member of the regional state's council.
By reaching out to the Amhara National democratic movement, the Oromo People's Democratic Organisation seems determined to displace the powerful Tigray Peoples' Liberation Front from dominating the coalition's decision making process. It is also hoping to force the ruling coalition to make reforms.
By reaching out to the Amhara National democratic movement, the Oromo People's Democratic Organisation seems determined to displace the powerful Tigray Peoples' Liberation Front from dominating the coalition's decision making process. It is also hoping to force the ruling coalition to make reforms.
The team focused on nine successful areas in the country's northernmost regional state, Tigray, where the government began promoting exclosures as early as the mid-1980s. "Much of the land in Tigray has been degraded. So communities had two choices: move to a more fertile area, or restore their land.
Ethiopia also hosts refugees in 25 camps located in Tigray, Afar, Somali, Gambella, and Benishangul Gumuz regions. It has been facing an increasingly growing influx of refugees mainly from South Sudan and Somalia, but also from Sudan and Eritrea. Meanwhile, escalating tensions and violent incidents ...
"For example, in 2017, we provided menstrual-hygiene education in 100 schools, reaching more than 40,000 boys and girls in the Tigray region. That's more students than we reached in the previous two years combined." Looking ahead, she notes that dignity Period plans to expand into the northeastern ...
In his final comment on the sound management of the park, Zekarias further stated that the park administrations is closely working with the Tigray State, Industrial Park Development corporation and Ethiopian investment commission to address possible challenges at early stages. For instance, Zekarias ...
As a result, a great deal of achievement was made by identifying model farmers and expanding their knowledge to others in every zone and woreda of Tigray. "Most of all, new developmental approaches are introduced. For instance, farmers research groups, now part of the extension system, are results of ...
As the dominoes started to fall earlier this week, the TPLF Central Committee huddled in Mekele, the Tigray state's capital, demoted its chairman and the sitting president of Tigray State, Abay Woldu; suspended Azeb Mesfin, widow of the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi; downgraded one and reprimanded ...
The first phase of the park, located in the Tigray regional state, will cover some 258 hectares of land and be completed within a year, said ...
"When we launch the first project in Tigray in 2009 in collaboration with Oxfam America, there were only 200 farmers who benefited from the ...
Atsbit-road-Tigray-Ethiopia November 14, 2017 - Twenty-one people were killed and seven others injured when an overloaded minibus overturned in Ethiopia's ...
The threat of fall armyworm still lingers in East Amhara, SNNPR and Southern Tigray (neighbouring areas of Afar region) which may negatively ...
New arrivals are allocated to one of four refugee camps in Ethiopia's Tigray region. The Hitsats camp is the newest and largest, sheltering ...
Sheik Al-Amoudi appeared on the seen in 1991 when Eritrea achieved independence and when Eritrea handed Tigray Peoples Liberation ...
Important government institutions in Addis Ababa are being guarded by soldiers who came from Tigray Region. Roads that lead to South ...
To what extent is the Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF) supported by the People of Tigray? Did the People of Tigray economically benefit ...
GENEVA, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- The UN migration agency, IOM, said Friday that it has relocated over 15,000 Eritrean refugees in the Tigray ...
When farmers in Ethiopia's Tigray province made a desert bloom again, their efforts inspired hundreds of farmers to do the same. One of them ...
Of late, the UN backed Future Policy Council's 2017 Gold Award was handed out to Tigray State in recognition to its best achievement in ...
drought affected States will become more advantageous if they emulate the voluntary public mobilizing experiences of Tigray State to efficiently ...


 

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