Archives for: "July 2006"

The politics of aid in Ethiopia

July 31st, 2006
The politics of aid in Ethiopia By David Loyn BBC Developing World correspondent Source: BBC News Aid thinking moves in policy cycles, and the dogma for now, at least for the big European donors, is to give aid directly to governments. It is not given… more »

Three blasts hit Ethiopian town, terrorism suspected

July 31st, 2006
Three blasts hit Ethiopian town, terrorism suspected Three explosions in Dire Dawa, a railway town in eastern Ethiopia, on Monday caused minor damage but no injuries, a police official said. Police had arrested one person suspected of involvement and an… more »

Axum obelisk to be erected after Sept - UN

July 31st, 2006
Ethiopia's obelisk to be erected after Sept - UN Mon Jul 31, 2006 3:03 PM GMT143 By Tsegaye Tadesse ADDIS ABABA (Reuters)a's 1,700 year-old obelisk, returned to the country 14 months ago, will be re-erected after the rainy season that ends in September,… more »

Dyer: A perfect storm brewing across Horn of Africa

July 31st, 2006
Dyer: A perfect storm brewing across Horn of Africa By Gwynne Dyer/ Syndicated Columnist Sunday, July 30, 2006 It has the makings of a perfect storm extending right across the Horn of Africa. The 15-year war of all against all in Somalia is threatening… more »

Author: Mary Magdalene was Black and of Ethiopian lineage

July 30th, 2006
Research Indicates Mary Magdalene was Black and of Ethiopian lineage. (PRLEAP.COM) Using the Old Testament of the Bible as a basis for much of her research, Johnson asserts that it is very possible that Mary Magdalene was of the lineage of King Solomon… more »