Addis Ababa: When Name and Reality Don’t Match Up (Kebour Ghenna )

Addis Ababa: When Name and Reality Don’t Match Up (Kebour Ghenna )

By Kebour Ghenna April 24,2017 Translate ‘Addis Ababa’ to a foreigner and her eyes glaze over at the thought of miles of beautiful parks, boulevards and streets lined up with ornamental prune trees, and pedestrian-friendly clean neighborhoods. Alas, the reality could not be further from the truth. Addis Ababa is today a dense, brutal, and […]

Fire in Addis Ababa and Bahir Dar

Fire in Addis Ababa and Bahir Dar

borkena, Ethiopia News March 29,2017 A cotton factory is reportedly destroyed by fire in district 7, Jackros, area of Addis Ababa yesterday. The loss is estimated at four million Ethiopian birr. Government says 40 million birr worth of property is rescued. The fire happened in the morning. Report by government sources indicate that the the […]

Ethiopia : Garbage dump landslide,our humiliation and origins of it

Ethiopia : Garbage dump landslide,our humiliation and origins of it

borkena, Ethiopia / Opinion March 13,2017 Did you notice that the regime in Ethiopia was trying to distort the story about the Garbage Dump Landslide? Let’s us look at how Fana Broadcasting, basically another version of what is now Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation, covered it. First, it published six paragraphs (one line each) report about the […]

Video: Garbage Dump Landslide in Addis Ababa

Video: Garbage Dump Landslide in Addis Ababa

borkena,Ethiopian Video March 13,2017 The Associated Press Video shows an aspect of rescue coordination after garbage dump landslide in Addis Abababa. Cover Photo: screenshot of video from Associated Press YouTube channel. ____ Join the conversation. Like borkena on Facebook and get Ethiopian News updates regularly. As well, you may get Ethiopia News by following us […]

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