About Us

About Local Insight Media: your trusted insight

At Local Insight Media, our mission is to provide unbiased and reliable news coverage, empowering our readers with accurate and insightful information. We are committed to upholding the highest standards of professionalism, integrity, and ethical journalism. By adhering to these principles, we aim to be the trusted source for news and analysis in Oromia and Ethiopia.

Editorial Excellence and Standards

Our dedicated team of journalists, editors, reporters, and commentators brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our newsroom. We adhere to rigorous editorial standards, ensuring that every piece of content undergoes meticulous fact-checking and source verification. By maintaining these high standards, we are committed to delivering accurate, reliable, and trustworthy news to our readers.

Focused Coverage Areas

At Local Insight Media, our primary focus is on publishing news analysis on under-reported issues from across Oromia and Ethiopia. We recognize the importance of in-depth coverage, especially when reliable sources are scarce. Therefore, we go beyond the surface to offer comprehensive insights into Oromia and Ethiopian affairs that cannot reliably be found elsewhere. Our commitment to delivering unique perspectives ensures that our readers gain a deeper understanding of the topics that matter most.

Inclusive Viewpoint Section

We pride ourselves on maintaining an ideologically diverse Viewpoint section. While we carefully curate and edit these articles, we are dedicated to avoiding obvious falsehoods and correcting any unambiguous factual errors. However, we acknowledge that interpretations of events may vary among our commentators, and we encourage readers to engage in constructive discussions in the comment section below each story. We value diverse perspectives and believe in fostering an environment that facilitates productive conversations.

Contributions and Exclusive Content

Local Insight Media welcomes submissions of commentaries from our readers. If you have a thought-provoking piece to share, please email it to info@local-insight.com. While we primarily publish exclusive content, we believe that exceptional circumstances may warrant exceptions. We strive to offer unique and valuable insights, ensuring our readers receive fresh and engaging perspectives.

Engaging with our Readers

We appreciate constructive comments and feedback from our readers, as they contribute to the richness of our platform. We encourage polite and respectful interactions, backed by supporting evidence for claims, especially if they may provoke differing opinions. Our aim is to create a forum for productive conversations and meaningful engagement. Please note that comments deemed belligerent, hateful, or gratuitously insulting will not be approved.

Meet the Team

Local Insight Media was founded by Ermias Tasfaye. Our output is a collaborative effort by a team of talented editors, reporters, and commentators based both in Ethiopia and abroad. Together, we work tirelessly to ensure that our news content meets the highest standards of quality, professionalism, and credibility. For direct inquiries, please reach out to the administrator at editor@local-insight.com.

Thank you for choosing Local Insight Media as your trusted source of unbiased and reliable news. We are dedicated to providing you with exceptional coverage, unique insights, and a platform for meaningful discussions. Stay informed, engage thoughtfully, and join us in shaping a more informed society.