Family: Ethiopian running legend Miruts Yifter dies at 72 – Washington Post

FILE – In this July 19, 1980 file photo Ethiopia’s Miruts Yifter (191) leads the field during the 10,000 Meter Race at the Summer Olympic Games in Moscow, Russia.... Read more »

Ethiopian running legend Miruts Yifter dies at 72, says family –

Miruts Yifter, an Ethiopian running legend who inspired world-class athletes like Haile Gebreselassie, has died in Canada at age 72, his family and Ethiopian Athletics Federation officials told the... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Haile Gebreselassie aspiring to join politics

By KIRUBEL TADESSE Associated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) – Distance running great Haile Gebrselassie says he is entering politics and may run for president of Ethiopia – even... Read more »

The Body of Meles Zenawi Arrived at Bole Int’n Airport (VIDEO)

Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi body arrived at Bole airport. Read more »

BBC Report on Meles Zenawi Death (VIDEO)

BBC Report on Meles Zenawi death. Ethiopia’s government has insisted the country is stable following the death of long-time Prime Minister Meles Zenawi at the age of 57. Mr... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines Takes Delivery of 1st Boeing Dreamliner

Seattle, Washington, August 14 – Ethiopian Airlines today took delivery of its 1st Boeing 787-800 Dreamliner dubbed “Africa First”. The airline is the 1st in the world outside Japan... Read more »

Ethiopian Olympic Team head to London

A group of Ethiopian Olympic team headed to London today to participate on London 2012. Ethiopian athletes will be participate in a short and long distance races. Follow Ethiopian... Read more »

Three Ethiopians among BBC’s Top 10 African Olympic champions

Abebe Bikila was the first black African to win Olympic gold – at Rome’s 1960 Olympics – and the man who inspired countless Ethiopians to pursue running as a... Read more »

S.Africa’s PPC invests in Ethiopian cement firm

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s Pretoria Portland Cement and a state investment body will together pay million for almost half of Ethiopia’s Habesha Cement Share Company, targeting demand for... Read more »

Ethiopian Olympic Team will leave for London 2012 today

Ethiopian Olympic Team will leave for London 2012 today Follow more Ethiopian news at Read more »