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Is world’s top billionaire Bill Gates uncaring & indifferent about Ethiopians under TPLF repression?

22 Jul

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin, The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
 

The story on Thursday’s (July 22) The New York Times, hinting by implication, Bill Gates indifference about repression and censorship in Ethiopia comes across as extremely troubling – to put it mildly. Its tone was very much Trump-esque, examined in the lens of the latter’s acceptance speech at the Republican Party Convention.
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How genetically-modified foods are quietly making in-roads in Ethiopia

21 Jun

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
by Lauren McCarty

As two of the oldest farmers in their village, brothers Debela and Bedasa Ofosea have spent their entire lives farming in a small village outside Nekemte, Oromia, in Ethiopia. Both brothers, in their fifties, have seen only gradual improvements in farming techniques over their lifetimes, however, the biggest changes have come in just the last couple of years.
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TPLF sneaks into Ethiopia’s seeds market, jeopardizing food security goal merely to ensure its continuity in power & privilege

29 Sep

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

The empty and or misleading propaganda of ruling party political cadres’ aside, Ethiopia has only come a short distance from their party congress of early 2013 in Bahir Dar to this moment to boast about the transformed Ethiopian agriculture.
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