Two Ethiopian state TV ( ETV ) Journalists Arrested

New York, April 30, 2010—In light of the Ethiopian government’s longstanding practice of jailing journalists on trumped-up criminal charges, the Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned about the detentions... Read more »

Ethiopia – Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband And Forecasts – New Market Report Published

New report provides detailed analysis of the Telecommunications market LONDON, ENGLAND Ethiopia is the last country in Africa allowing its national telco, ETC a monopoly on all telecom services... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines Graduates 28 Aviation Technicians

April 30, 2010 — Ethiopian Airlines Aviation Academy graduated Thursday its 92nd batch of 28 Aviation technicians of which 18 are Sudanese. On the occasion, Ethiopia Aviation Maintenance Technicians... Read more »

Ethiopian Police Arrested 11 People After Political Party Members Despute

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopian police detained a dozen opposition party members after a scuffle broke out at the party’s headquarters. Yeshiwas Assefa said Thursday that his splinter group... Read more »

Liya Kebede Selected As One of 2010 Influential Person

TIME Magazine annually named 100 people who are most affect the world.  Ethiopian Fashion model , actress and humanitarian Liya Kebede selected as one of those influential people. I... Read more »

Ethiopian Film Director/Writer Haile Gerima On France 24 ( Video Interview)

In today’s culture show, Hailé Gerima speaks cinema with Eve Jackson. Known for his independent, direct storytelling that’s anything but Hollywood, the director makes films about Ethiopia’s struggle. His... Read more »

Experienced UN official appointed to senior political post at world body

28 April 2010 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Tayé-Brook Zerihoun, who currently heads the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Cyprus, to a senior political post at the world... Read more »

Ethiopian Kinfe Fekadu Appointed Virgin Nigeria CEO

Lagos — Ethiopian aviation expert, Kinfa Fekado, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Virgin Nigeria recently acquired by Jimoh Ibrahim. Fekado, 47, was until his appointment on... Read more »

UNESCO appoints Ethiopian Getachew Engida as Deputy Director-General

UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova today informed the members of UNESCO’s Executive Board of her choice of senior management team. Ms Bokova, whose mandate began on 15 November last year,... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede wins London marathon 2010 men’s race

The 2010 London Marathon has crowned Tsegaye Kebede of Ethiopia and Liliya Shobukhova of Russia, as the winners in the male and female categories respectively, of this year’s London... Read more »