Ethiopian professor receives Doctor of Science degree

Addis Ababa,  – Professor of Plant Taxonomy and Biodiversity at the University of Addis Ababa, Sebesebe Demissew, on July 15 received an honorary degree of Doctor of Science from the University of... Read more »

5th Ethiopian Diaspora Business Forum & Exhibition to Open in D.C

(Tadias) The 5th Annual Ethiopian American Business Forum & Exhibition is scheduled to take place in the nation’s capital this weekend. The conference – a joint project between U.S. government agencies and... Read more »

Teshome H. Gabriel dies at 70; UCLA professor and Third World cinema expert

The Ethiopian-born educator was ‘one of the first scholars to theorize in a critical fashion about Third World cinema,’ a fellow academic says. By Dennis McLellan, Los Angeles Times Teshome H. Gabriel,... Read more »

Ethiopian Sosina Wogayehu Performs on Australia’s Got Talent (VIDEO)

Ethiopian born Sosina Wogayehu performs on the popular Australian TV show competition  Australia’s Got Talent. Sosina was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in 1978. She started doing gymnastics at the age of... Read more »
Michael hailu

Michael Hailu is Appointed as a New CTA Director

Mr. Michael Hailu took office as the new Director of the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) on 25 May 2010, replacing Dr Hansjörg Neun. An Ethiopian national, Mr Hailu,... Read more »

Liya Kebede: star of Africa

She was one of the world’s biggest fashion models and the first black face of Estée Lauder. But when Liya Kebede returned home to Ethiopia and saw the chronic problems of maternal... Read more »
Mimi E. Alemayehou

President Obama nominate Ethiopian-American Mimi Alemayehou for Key administration post

WASHINGTON – Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals including Ethiopian – American Mimi Alemayehou to key administration posts: James F. Entwistle, Ambassador to the Democratic Republic... Read more »