Tirupur garment units turn to Ethiopia

SCM Garments, the exports arm of the SCM Group of Companies from Tirupur, is setting up a 500-machine garment unit in Ethiopia. The company had opened the facility a couple of weeks... Read more »

A white wedding during Ethiopia’s Red Terror

Image copyright Vintage Addis Ababa Love can often flourish in the most hopeless of situations. And so it was for Aynalem and Genet who married each other in 1978 during the height... Read more »

LOOK: Coleen Garcia dons wedding dress in Ethiopia

There’s definitely much anticipation over their wedding next year.  And just in case you needed a reminder of just how gorgeous Coleen Garcia would look like as a bride, look no further... Read more »

Princess Mette-Marit of Norway in Ethiopia

She is known for her warm and gracious nature.  So it is of little surprise Princess Mette-Marit of Norway and her husband Crown Prince Haakon made sure to visit patients during a visit... Read more »

American woman marries Ethiopian prince she met in a nightclub

It began, as many relationships do, with a dodgy pickup line in a nightclub.  Ariana Austin was on a night-out with her friend at Pearl nightclub in Washington DC when she was... Read more »

Woman marries Ethiopian prince she met in a DC nightclub

An American woman became an African princess last month when she married into the royal family of Ethiopia – after meeting her future husband at a modern day ‘ball’.  Ariana Austin, 33,... Read more »

She Met Her Prince (for Real!) at a D.C. Nightclub – New York Times

Ariana Austin and Joel Makonnen were married on Sept. 9 in a lavish ceremony in Temple Hills, Md. Mr. Makonnen is the great-grandson of Haile Selassie, the last emperor of Ethiopia. (Photo:... Read more »

Malibu Native Raising Money for Primary Education Project in Ethiopia – Malibu Times

Malibu native Christine Waljeski, along with her husband Julien Dubois, are raising money toward paying for the expenses of a total of 325 teachers and government officials to go to one of... Read more »

Doctors answer call to Ethiopia

Scotta Callister Blue Mountain Eagle JOHN DAY – In the realization of a long-time dream, Drs. Andrew and Andrea Janssen are preparing to leave Grant County to teach and practice family medicine... Read more »

Missionary couple with Kansas ties attacked in Ethiopia

A missionary couple with Kansas ties is recovering in a south African hospital after they were attacked by a group of armed bandits this week. John and Gwenyth Haspels are second generation... Read more »