Ethiopian shoe designer hopes for repeat success with coffee – Jan … – CNNMoney

Bethlehem Alemu founded SoleRebels in 2005, a company that makes shoes from old tires. Bethlehem Alemu’s shoes have been sold worldwide by Amazon (AMZN, Tech30), Urban Outfitters (URBN) and... Read more »

Ethiopian shoe designer hopes for repeat success with coffee – CNNMoney

Bethlehem Alemu founded SoleRebels in 2005, a company that makes shoes from old tires. Bethlehem Alemu’s shoes have been sold worldwide by Amazon (AMZN, Tech30), Urban Outfitters (URBN) and... Read more »

Project Exile: Ex-Ethiopian state media reporter chased from country

“They used to text [that] they know what I am doing and it would only be a matter of time for me to face the consequences.” Fasil Girma Aragaw... Read more »

Ethiopia: PM Stumbles As He Attempts to Fill Shoes of Meles Zenawi – AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.com Ethiopia: PM Stumbles As He Attempts to Fill Shoes of Meles ZenawiAllAfrica.comExpectations were low when the current prime minister of Ethiopia was installed into office. After the era... Read more »

Cleaning Addis Abeba – It Is a Sisyphean Task

By Kalikidan Yibeltal More than 10,000 street cleaners are scrambling to clean a city that produces 200,000 tons of waste annually; but their job is a Sisyphean task In... Read more »

Ethiopia: Professor Abebe Zegeye sets the record straight on alleged plagiarism

Nazret.com Professor Abebe Zegeye of Ethiopia sets the record straight in a Letter to the Editor of South African based newspaper Mail and Guardian. The Oxford educated academician and... Read more »

Professor lost Job twice after accusation of Plagiarism

A senior African academic has lost his job for the second time after an Australian university that appointed him in January belatedly discovered he had been forced to quit... Read more »