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April 5, 2011

Africa: Democracy by Civil War By Alemayehu G. Mariam


Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam
Prof. Alemayehu G. Mariam

The Shell Game of African Democracy

If the Ivory Coast, one of the most prosperous African countries, can be considered a template for political change on the continent, democracy can replace dictatorship only by means of a civil war. For the past 5 months, Laurent Gbagbo, the loser of the November 2010 Ivory Coast presidential race has been holed up in his palace defiantly clinging to power. He claims to have won the election by order of his handpicked “Constitutional Council”, even though the Ivorian Electoral Commission declared his challenger Alassane Ouattara the winner. Continue reading “Africa: Democracy by Civil War By Alemayehu G. Mariam”


ህብር ሬዲዮ በዚህ ሳምንት ልዩ ዝግጅት በቃ በሚል መርሃግብር የተዘጋጀ ሳምንታዊ ፕሮግራም ይዞላችሁ ቀርቦአል !

ይህ ህብር ሬድዮ _የወቅታዊ መረጃ ምንጭ ነው። ህብር ሬድዮ በአቤኔዘር ኮሙኒኬሽን ሴንተር እየተዘጋጀ ከላስ ቬጋስ ከተማ፣ ዘወትር ዕሁድ በአካባቢው ሰዓት አቆጣጠር ከምሽቱ 7 ሰዓት እስከ ስምንት ሰዓት በ1340 ኤኤም በቀጥታ ያዳምጡ። በስልክ ለማዳመጥ 610-214-0200 አክሰስ ቁጥር 729369# (ከዜናዎች ጥቂቶቹ ፣ ጣሊያን ኢትዮጵያውያንን ጨምሮ ከሊቢያ ወደ አገሯ የገቡ ስደተኞችን ልታባርር ነው፣የአቶ መለስ በአባይ ላይ ይገነባል ያሉትን ግድብ እነ ግብጽ ባለቤት ይሁኑ ማለታቸው ቁጣ አስነሳና ሌሎችም ዘገባዎችም ተካተዋል። በቃለ መጠይቅ ከቬጋስ የበቃ አስተባባሪዎች ጋር ስለ መጭው የአቶ መለስ አስተዳደር የዲያስፖራ ስብሰባ ዙሪያ ቆይታ አድርገናል።

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Meet Meles Zenawi: “World’s poorest leader”By Eskinder Nega |


Sniff…sniff…sniff…you have to excuse me… I am fighting for tears here…come on, man!…you could do it!…lets see some tears!…squeeze..squeeze those eyes! ….oomph… oomph … oomph …oh, doggone it!..still no tears!!…Here I am, in my small living room on a beautiful tenish Thursday morning, comfortably settled in front of the solitary window. In my hand, I hold a transcript our first lady’s (sorry, President Girma, she insists on the title) undated, and, to my knowledge, unaired TV interview. Continue reading “Meet Meles Zenawi: “World’s poorest leader”By Eskinder Nega |”

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