Ayew: Ethiopia will be difficult to defeat

Andre Ayew wants to take his late-season form for West  Ham United into Ghana’s opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier this weekend. The vastly-experienced 27-year-old, wants to add to his 14... Read more »

Ethiopia commemorates defeat of Italian forces – The Herald

Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, commended Ethiopia’s victory over Italian troops in the famous battle of Adwa saying it was a victory for the “African spirit”.... Read more »

Ethiopia: ABYSSINIANS DEFEAT ITALIANS.; Both Wings of Baratieri’s Army Enveloped in an Energetic Attack

Today marks the 121st anniversary of the Battle of Adwa, a major historic event in Ethiopia’s more than 3,000 year history. On this day in 1896, Ethiopia decimated the invading army of... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Saladin Scores Twice to Beat CAR for World Cup 2014 Qualifying Match

Ethiopia’s Saladin Seid’s brace in each half helped his side secure a comfortable 2-0 win over Central African Republic (CAR) on Sunday at the Addis Ababa Stadium in the World Cup Group... Read more »
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THE BATTLE OF ADWA ! Reports From New York Times Archives

On March 4, 1896, the New York Times had this headline about the Battle of Adwa. “ITALY’S TERRIBLE DEFEAT” The New York Times March 4, 1896. Here is an excerpt from The... Read more »