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After an uneasy silence for three weeks, the AU prepares to get more troops inside Mali   Emnet Assefa   After what came as inexplicable silence by the African Union following the all widely anticipated French military attack against Islamist rebels in Mali some three weeks ago, the Peace and Security …

Ambassador Dina Mufti, Spokesperson at the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Shimelis Kemal, state minister at the government communication affairs bureau, said they can’t confirm the rumors yet, and our calls to Ambassador Girma Asmerom, Eritrea’s Ambassador to the AU hasn’t been returned.     Reports are emerging from …

  ‘What lies at the core of any economic action or system is a shared cultural understanding which provides stability and meanings to people’s actions’ Taye Negussie (PhD) Up until the 1980s, the dominant intellectual view in the development discourse was that culture and economy were two distinct and autonomous …