Ethiopian Premier begins three-day State Visit – New Vision

Hailemariam Desalegn is accompanied by a high-powered delegation of ministers and high-ranking government officials The Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn has begun a 3-day state visit to Uganda at the invitation... Read more »

Ethiopia: ABYSSINIANS DEFEAT ITALIANS.; Both Wings of Baratieri’s Army Enveloped in an Energetic Attack

Today marks the 121st anniversary of the Battle of Adwa, a major historic event in Ethiopia’s more than 3,000 year history. On this day in 1896, Ethiopia decimated the invading army of... Read more »

Ethiopia: Catholic Schools asked to contribute to the eradication of FGM – Vatican Radio

Catholic Schools in Ethiopia are asked to integrate the issue of reproductive health to their system. The Ethiopian Catholic Church Social and Development Commission (ECC SDCO) Education team in collaboration with... Read more »

Police arrest prominent Ethiopian blogger – Committee to Protect …

New York, October 3, 2016 – Ethiopian authorities should immediately and unconditionally release blogger Seyoum Teshome, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Police arrested Teshome on October 1, according to press... Read more »

Ethiopian police arrest Somaliland journalist

Nairobi, July 1, 2016 – Ethiopian authorities should immediately release a television journalist from the semi-autonomous republic of Somaliland, Muktar Nuh Ibrahim, who has been held since June 19, the Committee to... Read more »

Why your next shoes could be made in Ethiopia – CNN

Story highlights Enzi shoes are made in a small workshop in Ethiopia Co-founder Azariah Mengistu keeps quality high by using a small local team Today the high-end shoe brand is on a... Read more »

How Do You Say 'Gnarly' In Amharic? Ethiopia Gets Its First Skate Park – NPR

Henok launches off a homemade quarterpipe ramp at a parking lot. Sean Stromsoe hide caption toggle caption Sean Stromsoe Henok launches off a homemade quarterpipe ramp at a parking lot. Sean Stromsoe... Read more »

Meet the Rastafarians who returned to the Promised Land – CNN

“When they come for business, I’m the one…. ‘Julian, we need fish,’ I’m the one, we need ganja, we need vegetables… take us here, take us there.” It was a hectic life,... Read more »

Ethiopian Israelis to protest today in Tel Aviv against racism, police brutality

Ethiopian Israelis plan to hold a protest march in Tel Aviv against racism and police brutality Sunday afternoon, three days after more than a thousand protesters rallied in Jerusalem Thursday night, blocking... Read more »

Wildlife-watching on Ethiopia’s stunning mountain ranges

It was just after sunrise in the Simien Mountains, a collection of peaks in northern Ethiopia, when I heard rustling coming from a thicket of tall grass. Seconds later, a troop of... Read more »