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  Ethiopia’s infamous anti –terrorism law saw prominent journalists, high level opposition members take lengthy prison sentences A court in Addis Ababa jailed blogger Eskindir Nega and opposition party members including Adualem Arage, deputy chairman of the Unity for Democracy and Justice (UDJ), the only opposition party with a lone …

In a frantic attempt to contain Islamist extremism in Ethiopia, the government is getting close to shoot itself in the foot  Selahadin Eshetu Getahun     Mohammed Mustafa (not his real name) is a third year Computer Science student in Ambo University, 114 kms west of the capital Addis Ababa.  …

Hone Mandefro         It takes little to understand that an educated society is one that transforms itself into higher levels of innovation and productivity. The World Bank in its 2007 quality of education and economic growth report says, “Education can increase the innovative capacity of the economy …