Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa Wins Men’s Title at the 2018 New York City Marathon

Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the men’s race of the New York City Marathon on Sunday, with a time of 2 hours 5 minutes and 59 seconds, surging ahead of two other... Read more »

Ethiopian band wins fans by melding rock with African sounds

The Jano band — a rare rock band in Ethiopia — has been playing locally and touring in Europe for the past five years At a hotel in Addis Ababa well-known for... Read more »
Chef Kubee Kassaye holds up the best of both worlds, an Italian dish and an Ethiopian dish. Kassaye won the 2012 Legacy Award for Culinary Achievement.

Ethiopian chef earns top culinary prize; dreams of opening own Ethiopian/Italian restaurant

Kubee Kassaye loves to experiment in the kitchen. On any given day, the young chef will whip up American, Italian, Spanish, Chinese and her native Ethiopian cuisine in her Parkchester kitchen. “I... Read more »
Yigrem Demelash, won the men's 10,000m

Ethiopia’s Yigrem Demelash Wins Barcelona 2012 Men’s 10,000m Final

Ethiopia’s Yigrem Demelash brought the Kenyan dominance at the event to a halt today to grab the gold medal in style in a career best of 28:16.07. The Kenyan pair of Geoffrey... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Saladin Scores Twice to Beat CAR for World Cup 2014 Qualifying Match

Ethiopia’s Saladin Seid’s brace in each half helped his side secure a comfortable 2-0 win over Central African Republic (CAR) on Sunday at the Addis Ababa Stadium in the World Cup Group... Read more »

Ethiopian Tirunesh Dibaba wins 10,000m and will also race 3000m

Eugene, USA – A torrential downpour might have affected some of the events on the first night of the 2012 Prefontaine Classic – Samsung Diamond League meeting but in the aftermath the... Read more »
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Ethiopian Fantu Megiso Stunned Rome at Golden Gala Diamond League (Video)

Circuit king Paul Kipsiele Koech torched the Rome Golden Gala as Ethiopia’s fast rising Fantu Megiso stunned Olympics champion, Pamela Jelimo during the third leg of the Samsung Diamond League that unfolded... Read more »
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Ethiopia’s Mamitu Daska has mastered Bolder Boulder course

Ethiopian wins third title in four years Mamitu Daska has participated in the Bolder Boulder enough to know exactly what she’s doing on the course. On Monday, the 25-year-old Ethiopian looked quite... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Deressa Chimsa wins in Prague Intl. Marathon

Deressa Chimsa of Ethiopia won the Prague International Marathon on Sunday and Agnes Kiprop of Kenya dominated the women’s race. Chimsa pulled away about 10 kilometres from the end to finish the... Read more »
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Ethiopian Solomon Deksisa wins Bridge Run

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – Officials have announced the winners of the 35th annual Cooper River Bridge Run. Solomon Deksisa, 21, from Ethiopia, was the first to cross the finish line in the... Read more »