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Ethiopia’s star singer Teddy Afro makes plea for openness

13 May

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
by Associated Press (AP)
 

In this photo taken Tuesday, May 9, 2017, Teddy Afro, the controversial singer whose album “Ethiopia” is topping the Billboard world chart, poses for a portrait during an interview at his home in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Known for the political statements he makes in his music, an infectious mix of reggae and Ethiopian pop, Afro, 40, whose birth name is Tewodros Kassahun, told The Associated Press that raising political issues should not be a sin. (Mulugeta Ayene/Associated Press)

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Teddy Afro, Ethiopia’s superstar singer, is topping the Billboard world albums chart with “Ethiopia,” which less than two weeks after its release has sold nearly 600,000 copies, a feat no other artist here has achieved.
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‘ኢትዮጵያ’: ቴዲ ያበረከተልን የፋሲካ ገጸ በረከታችን

17 Apr

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
 
ይህንን ፎቶ ሰኞ ጥዋት 3ሺ800 ሰዎች እንደሚወዱት ፈስ ቡኬ ላይ መስከረዋል!
 
ኢትዮጵያ ውስጥ ተከብሮና ተከባብሮ በሰላም መኖር የሚሻ ሁሉ፡ ሕዝቡ ከሚያከብረውና ከሚወደው ነገር ጋር ሁሉ መላተምን ማስወገድ ዋነኛው የሕይወት መመሪያ መሆን አለበት።

ለምሣሌም ያህል፡ ኢትዮጵያውያን ግንባራቸውንና ልባቸውን ከሚያኮሳትሩበት ዘረኝነቱ በተጨማሪ፡ በሥልጣንና በተዘረፈ የሃገርና የዜጎች ሃብት ጥጋብ ውጥጥር ያለው ሕዝባዊ ወያኔ ሃርነት ትግራይ (ሕወሃት)፡ ቴዲ አፍሮን እንደአዝማሪ ማነኪኑ አድርጎ ለማሸከርከር ሲዳዳው ነው፡ ገና ከማለዳው ቴዲ መመሪያው ኢትዮጵያዊነት እንጂ ገንዘብ ወይንም ባለሥልጣን ላይ መንጠላጠል አለመሆኑን ለነመለስ ዜናዊ አሰረግጦ እንዲህ ሲል “በያሰተስርያል” ያስታወቀው፡-
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