Ethiopian-born Athletes dominate Antrim Cross Country event

Ethiopian-born athletes filled the first three places in the women’s event at the Antrim International Cross Country event as Ireland’s Fionnuala Britton had to settle for fourth place. Mimi Belete, who runs... Read more »

Israel appoints first Ethiopian-born ambassador to Ethiopia

Twenty-eight years after making aliya from Ethiopia, Belaynesh Zevadia will return to her birthplace in the summer – this time as Israel’s ambassador. The Foreign Ministry’s appointments committee on Tuesday announced Zevadia’s... Read more »
Ethiopian Misgana kebede and accent transport

A Dream Becomes A Reality for Ethiopian-Born Business Owner Misgana Kebede

In May 2008, during the roughest stretch of the recession, a husband-and-wife team made a bold decision to start their own transportation business. Misgana Kebede and his wife, Bilen, started Accent Transportation... Read more »