Fire claims at least 7 lives at Chinese construction site in Ethiopia – Addis Standard

Adey Abeba Stadium Construction Site. Photo Courtesy of Addis Standard Seven construction workers were killed and about a dozen were severely burnt at Chinese run construction site in Ethiopia’s... Read more »

Ethiopia takes delight in watching Turkish drama series – Anadolu Agency

By Seleshi Tessema ADDIS ABABA Everyone in this family of three is excited. From their apartment living room neighborhood of Summit in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, they are... Read more »

Fanning flames: Iowa author recalls teen years spent in Ethiopia – Sioux City Journal

At its core, a good memoir is like the lens of a camera. Not only should the autobiography allow for the chronicling of a past event, it also requires... Read more »

Ethiopia protests: Fire and gunshots reported at jail – Aljazeera.com

A prison in Ethiopia where high-profile politicians are held has caught fire and gunshots were later heard there, according to media and opposition activists in a country gripped by... Read more »

Ethiopia protests: Fire and gunshots reported at jail

A prison in Ethiopia where high-profile politicians are held has caught fire and gunshots were later heard there, according to media and opposition activists in a country gripped by... Read more »

Woman burned to death in her house. Victim’s body to be sent to Ethiopia

The family of a recent immigrant who died in a blaze in Auckland on Wednesday will hold a memorial service next week before they send her body back to... Read more »

Thousands attend at Key Arena pay respects to victims of Saturday’s deadly fire : Updated ( VIDEO )

Traditional chanting by Ethiopian Orthodox Christian religious leaders opened the memorial service Friday morning at Key Arena for the five victims of last weekend’s fatal fire in Fremont. Many... Read more »

Hundreds expected to mourn victims of Seattle apartment fire

SEATTLE – Hundreds of members of Seattle’s East African community will gather today to mourn the loss of five people killed in an apartment fire last Saturday. It was... Read more »

Deadly fire may have started in mattress. Community is helping (VIDEO)

Investigators, sources say, are looking into whether the Fremont fire that killed a woman and four children started in a mattress that came in contact with a light bulb.... Read more »

Cause of fire that killed 5 Ethiopians still unknown

By Jennifer Sullivan and Sandi Doughton With the first floor of her home in flames, Helen Gebregiorgis rushed upstairs to alert her sister and five young children as the... Read more »