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Yonatan T. Fessha, For Addis Standard Addis Abeba, September 05/2019 – In some societies every dispute turns into an ethnic dispute. Ethiopia is increasingly becoming one such society. The emotionally charged debate on the proposed roadmap on education is a recent example of an unfortunate situation where matters like education …

Zecharias Zelalem Addis Abeba, August 17/2019 – Ministry of Education officials have attempted to appease outraged students and parents across the country after the results of over 300,000 students who sat for this year’s Grade 12 university entrance exam were published, exhibiting irregularities including shocking levels of poor performance grades. …

The Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest Nobel Prize Laureate, Malala Yousafzai, was in Ethiopia last week. Addis Standard’s Nasredin Mohammed and Mahlet Fasil had the opportunity for this exclusive interview shortly before she left. Excerpts: Addis Abeba, July 19/2019 Addis Standard – Tell us about the purpose …