Ethiopia Insight Team

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William Davison
Owner and Managing Editor

William was Bloomberg's Ethiopia correspondent from 2010-17 and published regularly for The Guardian. He's also written for Foreign Policy, Al Jazeera and others. 

Ermias Tasfaye

Ermias is based in Burayu, Oromia and also does research and translation work

Solomon Yimer

Solomon is a freelance journalist and Ethiopia Insight reporter based in Addis Ababa. He used to work for Addis Fortune newspaper.

Alemayehu Weldemariam
Political commentator

Alemayehu has taught constitutional law and political theory at universities in Ethiopia and the U.S.. He studied law at Addis Ababa University and various subjects at U.S. institutions.

Abdulmenan Mohammed
Economic commentator

Abdulmenan is an experienced auditor and consultant in Ethiopia and the UK. He has been commenting in the media on Ethiopian economics and finance for eight years.

Henok Reta

Henok worked for Ethiopian weekly newspaper The Reporter for four years as a senior correspondent until 2016. He now lives in Auckland, New Zealand.