Tempers Enflamed over Fire Response


The city has faced a series of fire accidents in recent weeks, causing damages amounting to nearly 10 million Br, although there had been no fatalities. While unfortunate, these fires have served to highlight some of the structural gaps both interims of capacity and awareness that the city faces, writes ELLENI ARAYA, FORTUNE STAFF WRITER.


Haile’s Substance, Style on Trial

Hailemariam Desalegn (HMD), who is warmly referred by comrades alike friends as “Haile”, was on trial in a court of public opinion last week when he appeared before Parliament. Despite his publicly pronounced resolve to follow the footsteps of his deceased predecessor, members of the public were eager to see a change in form, if not in substance. He disappointed many, discovered YETNEBERK TADELE, Fortune Staff Writer.


The Unlikely Rise of ‘Haile’

From being an assistant lecturer at the Arba Minch Water Technology Institute in the 1980s to being acting Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn silently cruised through the political waters of the ruling EPRDF, obtaining both the respect as well as the capacity to replace the late premier, Meles Zenawi. His appointment, however, remains divisive, Writes TEFSALEM WALDYES, SPECIAL TO FORTUNE




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