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Ethiopia’s Latest Frontings

abiding by the rule of law will advance peace between Ethiopia and Eritrea
Hollow statements and false bravado will not advance peace in the region…abiding by the rule of law will.

BY SOPHIA TESFAMARIAM | SHABAIT

After 16 years of silence on the Ethiopian occupation of sovereign Eritrean territories, there is a sudden barrage of articles about the Eritrea-Ethiopia “border” issue coming from the regime in Ethiopia, its surrogates in the mainstream media and from a notorious, if insignificant, segment of its cow-towing “academicians”. Continue reading Ethiopia’s Latest Frontings

Ethiopian ‘Apology over Textbook Blunders’

Ethiopian government apologized for “honest” mistakes contained in school textbooks printed between 2004 – 2010 that wrongly placed Ras Dashen mountain in Tigray Regional State instead of the Amhara Regional State.

By Emmanuel Igunza | for BBC Africa,,

Ethiopia’s Ministry of Education has apologized for “honest” mistakes contained in school textbooks, state-owned television has reported.

The ministry had revealed that several text books published between 2004 and 2010 had wrongly defined boundaries of the country’s regional states. Continue reading Ethiopian ‘Apology over Textbook Blunders’