On Monday comes a day of reckoning for the Revolutionary Democrats…


On Monday comes a day of reckoning for the Revolutionary Democrats, gossip says. They may have had a couple of such moments in their history of nearly 30 years. But…


There is sometimes a bright side to severe crises, even the kind which the Revolutionary Democrats…

There is sometimes a bright side to severe crises, even the kind which the Revolutionary Democrats are confronted with, gossip observed. They can draw a sense of pride in their…


It is a rarity for a developing country like Ethiopia to host foreign ministers from…

It is a rarity for a developing country like Ethiopia to host foreign ministers from three countries within a week, unless they gather for a state conference of sorts. When…


The delicate state of affairs in the Revolutionary Democratic camp…

The delicate state of affairs in the Revolutionary Democratic camp is becoming more obvious in the leadership`s indecisiveness to hold the series of meetings of the Front according to their…


One of the rare but consequential moments are just around the corner, gossip foresees…

In the nearly 30-year history of the Revolutionary Democrats, they have been through the thick and thin. Theirs have been a history of mostly triumph and few periods of tribulations.…


Last week would pass as the most consequential in Ethiopia…

Last week would pass as the most consequential time in Ethiopia`s political history since the mid-1970s right before the deposition of Emperor Hailesellasie`s government. So much happened within a few…


The OPDO is becoming a force for reform in the Revolutionary Democratic camp, claims gossip…

For a change, a component body of the ruling EPRDF concluded its top leadership meeting last week, issuing a communiqué whose content shows a significant departure from tradition, gossip noted.…


What has transpired at the ANDM, the ruling coalition governing the Amhara Regional State…

No doubt this year will pass as a time of endless marathon meetings by the ruling party’s rank and file, while the public discontent will have no reason to subside,…


In all these years of the EPRDF rule, there are a few controversial subjects…

In all these years of the EPRDF rule, there are a few controversial subjects as much as the history and role of the endowment companies that are active in the…


The TPLFites have congregated, once again, up in Meqelle…

The TPLFites have congregated, once again, up in Meqelle, a town many of its residents fondly call the Northern Star. It is a meeting of the mid-level and senior cadres…


Coming out of longer than two weeks of ordeal by the Executive Committee …

Coming out of longer than two weeks of ordeal by the Executive Committee members of the EPRDF, the Revolutionary Democrats have begun the struggle to meet the tall order of…


It is an understatement to describe the expectation…

It is an understatement to describe the expectation as tremendous but held by many across the capital on the ongoing Executive Committee meeting of the EPRDF. The longing is that…


It would be expected of the heads of multilateral finance organisations…

It would be expected of the heads of multilateral finance organisations to be concerned of macroeconomic stability in member countries. They have to ensure the money they lend in generous…


History, to Oscar Wilde, is “merely gossip.” And here is a little gossip …

History, to Oscar Wilde, is “merely gossip.” And here is a little gossip about the historical roots of the recent high-level meeting by the TPLFites, whose original aspiration was to…


If politics is the art of compromise, that is what happened in the town of Meqelle last week

If politics is the art of compromise, that is what happened in the town of Meqelle last week. Senior leaders of the TPLF, the principal partner in the ruling EPRDF…


TPLFites have mustered in Meqelle trying to sort out …

Yet another week, the TPLFites have mustered in Meqelle trying to sort out what ails their leadership. Resumed last Tuesday, the meeting by members of its Central Committee focuses on…


Editorial

It was refreshing to see Berhanu Nega (Prof.), leader of an opposition...


Agenda

Ethiopia’s high potential to deliver animal skins to local and intern...


Fineline

The Revolutionary Democrats concluded their council...


SUBSCRIPTION OFFERS

Commentary

A country needs to develop effective methods of evaluating projects and...


Viewpoint

When we take a step back, we can see clearly how to advance. Change age...


Opinion

There seems to be an improvement on the macroeconomic side. The Ethiopi...


View From Arada

Following the olive branch afforded opposition parties by the ruling co...






Business Indicators



Editor's Pick
















SUBSCRIBE TO ADDISFORTUNE

MEMBERS' LOGIN

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT


ADVERTISEMENT

 

Verbatim, News Analyis, Lifestyle, Radar and...





 
 



//