Ethiopia gets its first female supreme court president

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s parliament on Thursday swore in the country’s first female supreme court president, building on efforts by reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to achieve gender parity in government.... Read more »

Difret Dramatizes A Landmark Murder Trial In Ethiopia –

By DCist contributor Daveon Coleman In Amharic, the word difret has multiple meanings. Most commonly it means courage, or the closest English translation, ‘to dare’. It can also mean ‘the act of... Read more »