President Obama Honors Dr. Solomon Bililign and 8 Others at The White House

President Obama Honors Outstanding Science, Math, and Engineering Mentors WASHINGTON, DC – President Obama today named nine individuals and eight organizations recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in... Read more »

President Obama Honors Physicist Solomon Bililign With Presidential Award for Excellence

WASHINGTON, DC (TADIAS) – When Ethiopian American Physicist Solomon Bililign was a young teacher imprisoned in Ethiopia during the “Red Terror” era, he never imagined that he would one... Read more »

Ethiopian Journalist Argaw Ashine Named in Wikileaks Cable Flees Country

An Ethiopian journalist has fled his country and is considering seeking asylum in the west after being named in a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable. The case is believed to... Read more »

Young Ethiopian IBM scientist Solomon Assefa named one of inventor of the year under 35

MIT Technology review magazine named a 32 yrs old Ethiopian scientist Dr. Solomon Assefa inventor of the year under 35 among other 35 inventors selected by the magazine. According... Read more »

Former Ethiopian Airlines CEO Girma Wake Named Medal of Glory Award Recipient

2011 Medal of Glory Award – A former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ethiopia Airlines, Mr. Ato Girma Wake, has been named the recipient of the 2011 Medal of... Read more »

Super model-actress Liya Kebede named the “new face” of L’Oréal

The Miami Herald is reporting that Ethiopian born  international super model-actress Liya Kebede has been named the “new face” of L’Oréal. Kebede’s career began when she was in high... Read more »

World Economic Forum Named Bethlehm Tilahun Alemu As Young Global Leader For 2011

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, – The World Economic Forum has announced that Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu , founder and managing director of trailblazing footwear brand soleRebels , has been selected as... Read more »