Ethiopia's Konso tribe are celebrating their hometown joining the UN's list of World Heritage Sites (AFP/File, Aaron Maasho)

Ethiopia’s Konso cling to tradition, earning UN recognition as World Heritage Site

KONSO, Ethiopia (AFP) — The booming drums and lusty singing of Ethiopia’s Konso tribe, celebrating their hometown joining the UN’s list of World Heritage Sites, echoed down the road that winds through... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Hydroelectric Program – Boon or Folly?

Developing countries worldwide view the construction of power facilities as integral to their economic development to lift their populations out of poverty. Ethiopia has now embarked on massive hydroelectric schemes currently involving... Read more »