Friday, October 7, 2022

    Author Name

    Bruh Yihunbelay

    Total Articles by the Author

    19 ARTICLE

    Abiy’s trip to the two Guineas and the Rainbow Nation

    It was two years after a military coup removed the last monarch of Ethiopia, Emperor Haile-Selassie I, that Abiy (Abiyot) Ahmed was born. Abiyot (literally ‘Revolution’), was his initial given name before it was changed to Abiy.

    The Horn between a rock and a hard place

    In what could be considered as an unforeseen incident, the United States assassinated General Qassem Soleimani, Commander of Iranian Quds Force, a division primarily responsible for extraterritorial military and clandestine operations.

    FederUnacoma eyes Ethiopian market

    The Italian Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Federation (FederUnacoma) aims at strengthening its presence in Sub-Saharan Africa with special emphasis on Ethiopia and Nigeria.

    Trailblazing machinery expo in Milan with trifling African presence

    The exhibition hall at the Fieramilano Rho in the city of Milan, Italy started welcoming exhibitors and visitors early Tuesday morning October 9, 2018. The colossal exhibition halls that host the 31st edition of BIMU 2018 are vast–a combined area of 100,000sqm.

    The executive that values virtuosity

    Diageo, the owner of internationally renowned brands such as Johnnie Walker, Bailey’s and Smirnoff, among many others, just turned 20. It was back in 2012 that the multibillion dollar global conglomerate decided to have a strong presence in Ethiopia by wholly acquiring the now 50-year-old Meta Abo Brewery from the then Privatization and Public Enterprises Supervising Agency at a handsome fee of USD 225 million – a record fee at the time. After five years of operations and a whopping USD 100 million expansion, Diageo is thriving in Ethiopia.

    Agency collects record revenue

    House, vehicle sales top revenue sources The federal Documents Authentication and Registration Agency (DARA) collected a record revenue of more than 323 million birr  in...

    Catch 22: The Arabs and Africa

    Well, it seems that the genie is out of the bottle and it would take crafty political maneuvering to put it back inside.

    Catch 22: The Arabs and Africa

    Well, it seems that the genie is out of the bottle and it would take crafty political maneuvering to put it back inside. Last...

    Is Trump’s Somalia move déjà vu all-over again?

    Little has been reported by global mainstream media outlets about Africa policy of the new President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, but recent announcements provide an emerging outline of an approach that gives priority to security concerns.

    US in Somalia: déjà vu?

    Trump authorized US military to beef up its muscle in Somalia, which includes conducting offensive airstrikes. The decision, again, was not taken lightly by...


    Sport commission signs deal to renovate Addis Ababa stadium

    The Ethiopian Sports Commission signed an agreement with Friends Engineering PLC on Thursday, June 17, 2021 to renovate Addis Ababa stadium.

    The business of aid

    Freedom is one of the fundamental rights accorded to humans. People should have the freedom to speak, act and think. But how does one acquire true freedom? I believe that behind freedom, there is power.

    Entertainment in various dimensions

    For years, movie enthusiasts have put on 3D glasses for what has been known by many as the ultimate cinema experience. However, all that is about to change as Dayline Addis Fun Zone is poised to usher in a new age in cinema viewing—the 9D action cinema.

    A home away from home

    As Rastafari around the world join Ethiopia in commemorating the 1896 victory at the Battle of Adwa, the repatriated community in Shashemene received news that the government is now ready to begin the process of granting permanent residence to those with valid passports