Category Archives: Egypt

Who are the Enemies of Ethiopian and African Industrialization ?

Ethiopian media interview with Lawrence Freeman, physical economist and political analyst for Africa. An interview that covers a great many aspects of Ethiopia`s recent achievements, the bizarre reaction from the Biden administration, the destructive nature of a powerful element within the current administration and the hypocrisy of  so-called Western democratic … Read the rest

What’s Wrong with U.S. Policy for Ethiopia and Africa?

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What’s Wrong With U.S. Policy For Ethiopia and Africa?

by   Lawrence Freeman, July 31, 2021

Knowledgeable American analysts of U.S.-African relations are disturbed by the U.S. government’s treatment of Ethiopia.  In the first six months of the Biden Presidency, we have witnessed a … Read the rest

Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa Can Now Begin to Eliminate Poverty with the Filling of GERD

The 19 July, 2021, the second filling of Ethiopia`s Grand Renaissance Dam ( GERD) will be remembered as a momentous occasion in the history of this incredible nation. The dam is the largest hydro plant in Africa. It has been funded entirely by Ethiopians.

None of the water will be … Read the rest

Amb Fitsum Arega Explains Why Ethiopian Dam is A Matter of Life and Death for Ethiopia

“Therefore, for Ethiopia, building the GERD is not a matter of choice, but an economic and developmental necessity and the way out of poverty for a nation of 112 million people.”

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Amb Fitsum Arega Explains Why Ethiopian Dam is A Matter of Life

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In Defence of RET and All That Jacob Zuma Stands For

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BLF calls for National Shutdown until President Zuma is released, and other demands are met

10 July 2021

“what happened in Egypt is a great lesson. the masses may rise up, but without a revolutionary theory and organisational capacity reactionary forces take over and reverse Read the rest

Egypt, Sudan to Connect Khartoum with Cairo-Cape Town Rail Line

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Cooperation among Africa’s great economic powers like Egypt, South Africa and Nigeria with the rest of African countries makes us believe that we can achieve growth, development and African integration.”

Egypt, Sudan to Connect Khartoum with Cairo-Cape Town Rail Line

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The Silent Revolution in African Rail

“The real friends of Africa now are those trying to bridge the infrastructure deficit…..China has done it. It has pumped billions of dollars into the Belt and Road Initiative. Now, whatever critisism they have on that initiative, it has helped Africa. It has opened up Africa and it has challenged Read the rest

U.S Sanctions on Ethiopia are an Attack on Regional Development

U.S intervention in Ethiopia is undermining regional development in the Horn of Africa as Ethiopia will become sub-Saharan Africa`s second largest producer of electricity through the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam ( GERD) which will supply 6.2 GW for Ethiopia and for neighbouring states including South Sudan, Kenya and The Sudan… Read the rest

Will The U.S. Support Egypt’s Violation Of Ethiopia’s Sovereign Right to Operate The GERD?

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Will The U.S. Support Egypt’s Violation Of Ethiopia’s Sovereign Right to Operate The GERD?

by  Lawrence Freeman,                 June 5, 2021

Is the United States’ continued escalation of hostile policy towards Ethiopia preparing the groundwork to support Egypt’s “colonial rights” over the Nile River? … Read the rest

Ethiopia`s Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD): A PRIDE FOR ALL OF AFRICA

“Having reliable electricity is the backbone of industrialization”…” Without electricity transformation of the economy and the coming out of poverty, is impossible…Energy is everything”

Watch this video to see the incredible scale of this mega engineering project which is self funded by the Ethiopian State! It is going to … Read the rest