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 instance of an... 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 deed to a... 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 Department’s “Electronic Diversity... Read more »
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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 see if they... Read more »
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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 police he bought... Read more »
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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, Alemayehu Yonas is... Read more »