Taxi driver gets five years for raping Ethiopian woman

The National: DUBAI // A 27-year-old taxi driver was jailed for five years yesterday for raping a female passenger. The Pakistani driver, BK, picked up HM, an Ethiopian maid, as she left... Read more »
Canal basin bridge

Woman found dead under a bridge

A woman believed from Ethiopia or Eritrea found dead under a bridge in Coventry, England. A man also found injured and lying at incident also believed from the same place and had... Read more »
Shooting victim Melake Selam Worku

Ethiopian man shot and killed on New Year’s Day

Friends say mom despondent after son gunned down New Year’s Day While homicide detectives in Calgary hunt for the person who gunned down Melake Selam Worku on New Year’s Day, family and... Read more »

Acid attack on wife lands husband in jail

The 13th criminal bench of the Federal First Instance Court at Lideta on Wednesday sentenced a man who was found guilty of carrying out an acid attack on his wife’s face to... Read more »

Askallukan fraud case four defendants sentenced 4 and half years

Court fines each 5,000 Br, suspends their civil liberties for two years The criminal case of Askallukan Trading Plc came to an end when each of the four defendants were sentenced to... Read more »
Yohanes Tefaye, left, and Yeme Taye grieve Tuesday for their friend, Monaco Grocery clerk Yezew Anday, who was shot and killed

Ethiopian clerk murdered in Denver moved to U.S. for “a better life”

Two masked robbers ended an immigrant’s dream of a better life Monday night, Denver police said. Two suspects wearing masks and dark clothing entered the Monaco Grocery at 6622 E. Colfax Ave.... Read more »

A man killed his wife in UK because she refused to have sex

A Buckinghamshire man has been jailed for murdering his wife two days after she arrived in the UK because she refused to have sex with him. Naimo Moalin, 31, of Ethiopia, was... Read more »
Askallukan's Girmay Gebremichael arrested in Germany

Askallukan Managing Director Girmay Gebremichael Arrested in Germany

Girmay Gebremichael, the major shareholder and managing director of Askallukan Trading P.L.C. who was suspected of defrauding 45 million birr from over 1,200 people in connection with the 2010 FIFA World Cup,... Read more »