The racist myth of the ‘physical’ African football team | Racism

I love listening to white men, especially old white men, talk about black athletes during major global sporting events. I have been following the kind of language white pundits use during FIFA... Read more »

Chinese ambassador rubbishes misconceptions about China’s engagement in Ethiopia – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, June 10 (Xinhua) — Chinese Ambassador to Ethiopia said on Sunday that recent misconceptions that downplayed China’s engagement in Ethiopia are against the reality on the ground. Tan Jian, who... Read more »

Watch: Earthy Chicken Stew and Soft, Spongy Injera at Rome’s Best Ethiopian Restaurant

Mesob, a restaurant located in the Pigneto neighborhood of Rome, serves some of the best Ethiopian food I’ve had outside of Ethiopia. With a strong focus on injera — the sour, spongy... Read more »

Philips to build first cardiac hospital in Ethiopia

Philips has reached an agreement with the governments of Ethiopia and the Netherlands to build a €40 million cardiac care facility—the first such specialty hospital in the East African country. Scheduled to... Read more »

South Sudanese flee war to neighbouring countries | South Sudan News

Delegates from eight East African countries are meeting in Ethiopia to help revive South Sudan’s peace agreement. But the steady exodus of people crossing into Kenya to escape the war continues. They’re... Read more »

Business leaders hail ‘immense’ potential of new Manchester-Ethiopia flight

Business leaders have hailed the ‘immense’ potential of Manchester Airport’s first ever service to Ethiopia. Ethiopian Airlines is to start operating a four-times-a-week service to Addis Ababa, the capital of the East... Read more »

Ethiopia demands for Britain to return looted artifacts

Gold and gilded copper crown with glass beads, pigment and fabric, made in Ethipoa (1600–1850) (all images © Victoria and Albert Museum, London) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The hair of a... Read more »

‘Looted’: Ethiopia demands to have its artifacts returned from the British government

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The hair of a long-dead emperor and an intricate golden crown are among the artifacts Ethiopia’s government is demanding to be returned from British government institutions and private... Read more »

Ethiopia raises cry for Britain to return ‘looted’ artifacts

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The hair of a long-dead emperor and an intricate golden crown are among the artifacts Ethiopia’s government is demanding to be returned from British government institutions and private... Read more »

Ethiopia raises cry for Britain to return ‘looted’ artifacts

This undated photo shows a detail of a gold and gilded-copper crown with glass beads from Ethiopia, estimated to be from around 1740, which is part of the “Maqdala 1868” exhibit at... Read more »