Ethiopian Housemaid to be executed for killing sponsor and her baby

Ethiopian woman stabbed mum 117 times after being in job for one week Ras Al Khaimah: The Cassation Court of Ras Al Khaimah has upheld the death sentence imposed on an Ethiopian... Read more »

Man Who Beat Ethiopian Domestic Worker Alem Dechassa Charged With Contribute to Her Death

BEIRUT: Beirut’s general prosecutor has charged Ali Mahfouz with contributing to and causing the suicide of Alem Dechasa-Desisa, the Ethiopian domestic worker who committed suicide after a widely publicized beating outsider her... Read more »

Ethiopia seeks full investigation into suicide of Alem Dechassa beaten in Beirut

Housemaid Alem Dechasa killed herself after street attack that sparked outrage over treatment of migrant workers in Lebanon Ethiopia is lobbying Lebanon to investigate fully the death of an Ethiopian housemaid who... Read more »

Ethiopia suspends five Saudi recruitment agencies

DAMMAM – Ethiopian authorities have suspended the operations of five Saudi foreign recruitment agencies, criticizing what they claim is exploitation of domestic servants by these companies in Saudi Arabia. Hussein Al-Muttairi, member... Read more »
Ethiopians at recruitment office

Saudi Arabia Wants Thousands of Ethiopian Housemaids Every Month

Recruits from Ethiopia are being considered to fill the gap that will be left by Filipino and Indonesian domestic workers in Saudi Arabia. According to Yahya Hassan Al-Maqbool, head of the recruitment... Read more »

Saudi Arabia request 30,000 more workers from Ethiopia

JEDDAH: The Kingdom has requested around 30,000 laborers including housemaids, drivers and technical staff from Ethiopia, said Hallemariam Dessalegn, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic Republic... Read more »
sharjah police

Young Ethiopian Housemaid Killed Herself by Jumping from Fifth Floor

SHARJAH: Sharjah Police is currently investigating the death of an Ethiopian housemaid in her twenties, who reportedly committed suicide by jumping from the fifth floor of a residential building in Al Qasimiya... Read more »
Abused Ethiopian maid cut off her employer gentile

Tired for being harrassed, Ethiopian maid cut off a her employer genital

An Ethiopian housemaid who allegedly cut off her 70-year-old employer’s genitals has confessed to committing the act as she was ‘tired of being harrassed by him’, reported ‘Emarat Al Youm’. The elderly man,... Read more »