Archives for April, 2017

Ethiopia Should Export Pork Not Donkeys

By Daniel Teferra (PhD)* Ethiopia’s rulers, under pressure from the public, recently ordered the slaughterhouse for donkeys in Bishoftu be closed. The meat was to be exported to Vietnam and the skin to China. Trade can be mutually beneficial, but not when a country slaughters its farm assets; or exports its natural resources. All these...