Ethiopian academic inspires U.S. lawmaker to fight for visa lottery

A United States lawmaker, Rep. Keith Ellison, has disclosed part of his motivation for strongly advocating that his country maintains the Diversity Visa (DV) lottery program. He cited the... Read more »

Ethiopia is struggling to make housing affordable – The Economist – The Economist

The Economist Ethiopia is struggling to make housing affordable – The EconomistThe EconomistELEVEN years ago Elsa, a middle-aged widow, won the lottery. The prize was not cash, but the... Read more »

2018 DV Lottery result status check begins May 2, 2017

DV-2018 DV Lottery 2018 Result status check begins May 2, 2018 DV Lottery applicants from last year’s 2017 green card lottery “DV-2018” can check on-line at the U.S. State... Read more »

DV-2015 DV Lottery : Green card lottery applicants status check begins May 1, 2014

DV Lottery applicants from last year’s 2013 green card lottery “DV-2015” can check on-line at the U.S. State Department’s “Electronic Diversity Visa” Entrant Status Check (ESC) web site to... Read more »

Woman Says Stolen Lottery Ticket from Ethiopian Man Was Payment For Sex

OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City Police arrested a woman accused of stealing a lottery ticket, but she insisted she received it as payment for sex. Alemayehu Yitayew, 43, told... Read more »

Ethiopian Alemayehu Yonas wins $238,000 in Lottery

When the children of an Alexandria restaurant owner graduate from college, they’ll have the numbers 3-6-2-3 to thank for it. Thanks to those four digits, in that exact order,... Read more »