New Film on Legendary Ethiopian Artist Asnaketch Worku – BBC

BBC News Legendary Ethiopian artist Asnaketch Worku is the subject of a new film entitled “Asni: Courage Passion Glamor in Ethiopia” by Ethiopian filmmakers Rachel Samuel and Yemane Demissie. (Courtesy photo) Asnaketch... Read more »

Emirates Offers Free Tourists Visa to Dubai for Ethiopian Customers

Emirates, a global connector of people and places, is offering Ethiopian customers a free UAE visa when booking a ticket to Dubai. The offer, which is valid from 10 November until the... Read more »

Africa Doesn’t Want Any More Western Band Aids – Opinion

Africans still associate it with a dark period – humanity and dignity were trumped by sensationalist humanitarianism. By: Solome Lemma Bob Geldof is to re-record Band Aid’s “Do they know it’s Christmas?”... Read more »

Ethiopian National Football Player Arrested

The Ethiopian national football team player Ramkel Lok Dong has been arrested by police on charges of assault and damage of property. The team is preparing for its next Afcon qualifier against... Read more »

Ethiopia Court Requests Detailed Terror Charges Against Bloggers

An Ethiopian court asked prosecutors to amend charges so they specify the acts of terrorism that 10 bloggers and journalists are alleged to have been plotting, a defense lawyer said. The order... Read more »

Missing Ethiopian Almaz Gebremedhin Body Found (VIDEO)

The body of Almaz Gebremedhin a Wylie woman who vanished on her way to work last month was found Sunday in a pond along her commute route. Almaz Gebremedhin’s body was found... Read more »

Ethiopia Will Be Top Tourist Destination by 2020

Addis Ababa (HAN) November 9, 2014. Public Diplomacy and Regional Tourism Security and safety news. According to Expert Analysis, Dr. Ray Muntida, advisor to the IGAD Sustainable Tourism Master Plan (ISTMP) says... Read more »

Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint Mobile Apps Now Free

Microsoft, the world’s largest software company, said on Thursday that it would give away a comprehensive mobile edition of Office applications for free. According to the NewYork Times report the free software... Read more »

Ethiopia announces plans to issue Eurobond (VIDEO)

Investors in the Emerging markets have exhibited an unquenchable appetite for the Bonds Market, after the success of Kenya’s debut Eurobond, other economies like Tanzania and Ethiopia have announced plans for their... Read more »

Ethiopia Electric Power Developing 300 MW Of New Solar Projects

November 5th, 2014 by James AyreThe East African country of Ethiopia will be seeing a pretty substantial solar energy buildout in the next few years, based on the recent signing of a... Read more »