SEED Honors Ethiopia’s Universal Impact on the Pan-African World at Tadias Magazine

Ethiopia has never been colonized & has been an inspiration for the Pan-African world. (Photos from top: Emperor Haile Selassie, Emperor Menelik, Emperor Tewodros, Emperor Yohannes IV, Empress Zewditu/ Wikimedia) Tadias MagazineBy... Read more »

Teddy Afro, Ethiopia’s biggest pop star: ‘Because of our government, our country is divided’ | Music

Tewodros Kassahun’s manager meets me on a quiet suburban road inside a gated compound. With their neoclassical mansions, manicured lawns and white picket fences, compounds such as this are a rarity in... Read more »

Ethiopia: Adwa’s Eternity

The following is our annual exclusive article from Professor Ayele Bekerie of Mekelle University marking Ethiopia’s victory at the Battle of Adwa on March 1st, 1896. (Photo: Adwa Mountains at Sunset/Tadias File)... Read more »

Heineken-Bedele beer company drops sponsorship of Ethiopian pop star Teddy Afro Tour

Oromo Ethiopians celebrate #BoycottBedele beer victory Heineken-owned beer company drops sponsorship of Ethiopian pop star Teddy Afro amid protests from country’s largest ethnic group. Members of Ethiopia’s largest ethnic group are online... Read more »
Emperor Menelik II

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 »
Battle-of-Adwa- a -victory-of-black-people

Ethiopia observes 115th Adwa victory anniversary against Italian troops

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia is observing on Wednesday the 115th victory anniversary against the Italians who attempted to colonize the country in 1896. The day known as – The Battle of Adwa-... Read more »