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The biography of Ethiopian telecommunications pioneer and inventor: Engineer Terefe Raswork »

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In an interview to EBS, Engineer Terefe Raswork talks about his pioneering works in the field of Telecommunications in Ethiopia,…

Jul 29 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Ethiopia should consider currency devaluation, says World Bank »

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By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA, July 22 (Reuters) – Ethiopia should consider devaluing its currency to boost exports as they are…

Jul 24 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Ethiopia: Freedom of Expression Defines the Rise and Fall of Nations »

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BY MESENBET ASSEFA I was provoked to contribute to the debate on the right to freedom of expression when I…

Jul 21 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

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First Prize of the African Information Society Initiative - 2005

CyberEthiopia was awarded the First Prize of the 2005 Africa Information Society Media Awards (AISI) introduced in 2003 to encourage more informed coverage of the Information Society and the Information Communication Technology for Development (ICT4D).


Political Internet Filtering in Ethiopia

Ethiopia is the only country in sub-Saharan Africa to actively engage in political censorship of the Internet. Since May 2006, the top five most popular Ethiopian web sites (including CyberEthiopia) and several blogs have been blocked across the nation. The apparent objective is to prevent the dissemination of information that is critical of the regime.