Category Archives: Soceity

Message of Condolence!!

December 19, 2017, Washington DC: The following is a message of condolence from Union of Tigreans in North America (UTNA) on recent massacre perpetrated on Ethiopian Somali brothers and sisters. See full statement

Toward a new narrative on the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

CAIRO – 13 December 2017: I attended the World Youth Forum in Sharm El-Sheikh in early November 2017, where I interacted with some of the brightest and most accommodating young thinkers in Egypt.
The issue of the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), of course, was the subject I talked most about with many of my acquaintances. Read the full article

UTNA Meeting in Toronto, Canada Sunday, December 17, 2017!!

UTNA  NOTICE regarding its meeting in Toronto, Canada on Sunday, December 17, 2017

12th Nations, Nationalities Day celebration underway in Semera

Addis Ababa, December 8, 2017 (FBC) –Celebration of the 12th Nations, Nationalities and People’s Day of Ethiopia is underway in Semera, the capital of Afar regional state.
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International Tigrai Festival in Tigrai – July 31 to Aug. 6, 2018.

The second International Tigrai Festival (Diaspora Tegaru Festival) will be celebrated from July 31, to August 6, 2018 in Mekelle, Tigrai. See official Announcement from UTNA office

ሓፂር ህይወት ታሪኽ ነብስሄር ተጋዳላይ ተስፋይ በላይ

ተጋዳላይ ተስፋይ በላይ ካብ ኣቡኡ ኮሎኔል በላይ ኣብተውን እንኡ ወ/ሮ ዘውዲቱ ረዳን ሕዳር 15/1945 ዓ.ም. ኣብ ትግራይ ከተማ መቐለ ተወሊዱ፡፡ ዕድሚኡ ንትምህርቲ ምስበፅሐ ኣብ ሃፀይ የውሃንስ ቐዳማይን ካልኣይን ብርኪ ትምህርቱ ወዲኡ፡፡ ኣብ ኣዲስ ኣበባ ኣብ ውልቀ ትካል ንኽልተ ዓመት ተቖፂሩ ድሕሪ ምስራሕ ብ1965 ዓ.ም. ንትምህርቲ ናብ ሃገረ ኤሜሪካ ብምቕናዕ ቐዳማይን ካልኣይን ዲግሪኡ ኣብ ኣላባማ ግዝኣት ብሞያ ሕርሻ ተመሪቑ፡፡ ማስትሬት ዲግሪኡ ምስወደአ ከኣ ኣብቲ ዝተምሃረሉ ዩኒቨርሰቲ ንክልተ ዓመት ተቖፂሩ ሰሪሑ፡፡ Read the rest of the biography

G E Gorfu Speaks On Ethiopia,European Colonizers & Growing Chinese Influence In African Nations

National Security Council moves to resolve conflicts, says Prime Minister Hailemariam

Addis Ababa, November 9, 2017 (FBC) –Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn today briefed local journalists on current national issues. In his briefing, the Premier discussed on the border conflicts between Oromia and Ethiopia Somali regional states, ongoing anti- corruption crackdown, devaluation of Ethiopia currency and other current issues. Read the full article

EPRDF Sleeping While Innocent People are being Killed and Displaced!

(Aigaforum) Nov 06, 2017 – Ethiopia is passing through tough times! Innocent people from north to south, west to east are being killed in broad day light! This has been going on for a while now and no sustainable action is being taken by the ruling party. Read and listen to full reportage from Aigaforum

No one can afford to play game with peace

By Yohannes Gebresellasie (Ph.d) Addis Ababa: The Ethiopian people will never take peace for granted because they know very well that peace is precious and it was because of the prevalence of peace that they have been enjoying stability in this nation. Further, they know very well that if they want to fight against poverty, under development, illiteracy, diseases and other disabilities, they need to live in peace. Read the full article