Friday , July 30 2021

Tigray asked to return Gondar as an ancient state| What is going on in the Benishangul Gumuz region| The failure of prosperity

  The establishment of the historical city of Gondar in northern Ethiopia around 1636 signaled the end of the medieval tradition of roving capitals. Emperor Fasiladas (r. 1625–1660) may have chosen Gondar as his seat of government for its strategic placement and fertile lands. Gonder was the capital of Ethiopia from 1632 to …

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Breaking News: Can Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed help unify a country steeped in deep ethnic tensions and long-standing rivalries? When Ethiopia’s former prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, came to power in 2018, he promised a new era of democratic reforms and an end to years of autocracy.

Breaking News: Can Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed help unify a country steeped in deep ethnic tensions and long-standing rivalries? When Ethiopia’s former prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, came to power in 2018, he promised a new era of democratic reforms and an end to years of autocracy.

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