Ethiopia’s Etenesh Diro  Runs With 1 Shoe, Advances to Final

Ethiopia’s Etenesh Diro has advanced to the final in the women’s 3,000-meter steeplechase after having run the last half mile in the semifinal with only one shoe. After reviewing video... Read more »

Robel Kiros Habte Ethiopian swimmer hits back at ‘overweight’ jibes

The athletes who make headlines at the Olympic Games are usually those who finish first, second, or third. Not so for Ethiopian swimmer Robel Kiros Habte, who has captured... Read more »

U.N. Human Rights Chief Urged Ethiopia to Allow Observers After Nearly 100 Killings

GENEVA, Aug 10 (Reuters) – The U.N. human rights chief urged Ethiopia on Wednesday to allow international observers into restive regions where residents and opposition officials say 90 protesters... Read more »

Deaths and detentions in Ethiopia as protests flare – Aljazeera

Deaths and detentions in Ethiopia as protests flare – Aljazeera.com At least six people have been reported killed over two days of protests in Ethiopia while dozens were arrested... Read more »

Two die as protest erupts in ancient Ethiopian city

Amhara region president Gedu Andargachew did not mention any deaths but told journalists the protests were illegal and said security services would take measures against anyone who took part.... Read more »

Recommendations to police removed from report on Ethiopian community

Recommendations made concerning the Israel Police by a committee detailing the widespread institutionalized and racial discrimination against Ethiopian Jewshave been removed from the committee’s report.     The report,... Read more »

ETHIOPIA : New tax a boon for Ethiopian Airlines

The future of Ethiopian Airlines plays out in the US Congress The CEO of Ethiopian Airlines (EAL), Tewolde Gebremariam, is holding his breath in the run-up to the vote... Read more »

Protests in Ethiopia’s Gonder City Signal Uncertain Future

An Ethiopian professor of political science based in the United States says Ethiopia finds itself at a crossroads with an uncertain future unless the government holds free and fair... Read more »

Protest in North Ethiopian Region Signals Rising Discontent …

Thousands of Ethiopians demonstrated Sunday in a major city in the northern Amhara region, a sign of mounting discontent in Africa’s second-most populous nation and one of its fastest... Read more »

Tens of thousands of protesters call for a regime change in Ethiopia …

Tens of thousands of protesters have flooded the streets of Gonder in the Amhara region of northern Ethiopia on Sunday demanding a change of government due to the unfair... Read more »