Thursday, February 9, 2023

Author Name

Tibebeselassie Tigabu

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The hype of Teddy’s new album

The release of one of the most acclaimed artist Teddy Afro’s album, entitled “Ethiopia,” definitely is one of the stories that “broke the Internet” (went viral) among Ethiopians and the Ethiopian diaspora.

Costly outsourcing

The rising political tide in the developed world these days is the growing influence of ultra-nationalism.

A versatile artist

Versatility in the visual arts makes one of the experimental artists, Elizabeth Habtewold, a gifted and talented one.

Who decides on parenting?

Gender issues, particularly the rights of women to a fair share in the distribution of social roles and responsibilities, has been on the national and global agenda for many years now.

The curious case of pregnancy cravings

While nausea, exhaustion and back pain are some of the common symptoms of pregnancy, many expecting mothers can also harbor conditions commonly known as food craving or, in other cases, food aversion.

The odyssey of a keyboard virtuoso

Many recognize him as the founding member and chairperson of the board of the Ethiopian Musicians’ Association and as a relentless fighter for the respect of copyright laws.

Class hierarchy in Ethiopia

The feudal mode of production and the archaic land tenure system obtaining in pre-1974 Ethiopia meant that peasants had to share the better part of their produce to absentee landlords.

Pharmaceutical issues

The provision of health care in Ethiopia is beset by multitudes of problems, one of which is procurement and then distribution to patients of...

Flawed practices plaguing drug procurement, distribution

It is an open secret that provision of health care in Ethiopia is beset by multitudes of problems, one of which is procurement and then distribution to patients of vital medications, often times life-saving ones.

New transport systems and challenges

As the fast growing capital city of Ethiopia and seat of the African Union, Addis Ababa is in the midst of putting in place modern transport infrastructure.


Khat exporters in trouble, $ 21 million export earnings lost

32 exporters accused of mishandling $21 million The licenses of...

Damage to Galafi Route in Djibouti impedes logistics services

The activities of the Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics Service...

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

New central bank’s governor reveals priorities to get economy back on feet

The newly appointed National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) governor,...