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 Whole Foods (WFM).... 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 Whole Foods (WFM).... 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 got to know... 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 of leadership of... 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 one uncharacteristically dry... 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 a former visiting... Read more »
Professor Abebe Zegeye

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 his South African... Read more »