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Living with fistula and the stigma of being childless in Ethiopia

Living with fistula and the stigma of being childless in Ethiopia

(OPride) — Dinqee Abose, 22, comes from a rural village near the town of Mendi in western Wallaga, Oromia, Ethiopia.

12-05-2015 | Horn of Africa News

Oromo migrants still flowing to Yemen despite the fighting

Oromo migrants still flowing to Yemen despite the fighting

(OPride) — Yemen is reeling from a devastating Saudi-led airstrikes and a protracted political crisis with no end in sight. Even as foreign countries scramble to evacuate their citizens to safety, hundreds of Somali and Ethiopian migrants are still attempting to cross the Gulf of Aden, braving the harsh and...

30-04-2015 | Horn of Africa News

Opinion

Ethiopia’s electoral authoritarianism, free press and accountability

Ethiopia’s electoral authoritarianism, free press and accountability

(OPride) — About a dozen elections have been held in Ethiopia over the last century, most of them during the reign of the incumbent regime.

16-04-2015 Opride Contributors

Does Ethiopia really need another mega airport?

Does Ethiopia really need another mega airport?

(OPride) — In his recent piece, “How Ethiopia Is Shaking Off Its Famine-Stricken Image,” AP's Ethiopia correspondent Elias Meseret portrayed the country’s current rulers as visionary leaders who pulled millions of Ethiopians out of misery.

13-04-2015 Opride Contributors

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