Ethiopia to Launch First Satellite in 2019

By Andualem Sisay Ethiopia is set to launch its first earth observatory satellite in September 2019, joining a list of few African countries that have put the devices into orbit. “The satellite... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to Connect Africa with Russia

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline, is pleased to announce that it will launch services to Moscow, Russia as of December 1, 2018.... Read more »

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 »

French president backs Ethiopia leader’s sweeping reforms

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has expressed support for Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s ambitious reforms and diplomatic peace efforts. The 42-year-old African leader was on a working visit Monday... Read more »

Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Ethiopia elects 1st female president; ‘sets the standard’ By ELIAS MESERET ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian lawmakers on Thursday unanimously elected the country’s first female president, days after approving one of... Read more »

Ethiopian forces ‘killed 400 Oromo protesters’

Image copyrightAFP Image captionOfficials have acknowledged that more than 170 people were killed during the protests Ethiopian security forces killed more than 400 people in the recent wave of anti-government demonstrations, US-based... Read more »

NAACP Wants Investigation Into Ethiopian American Attorney Abe Dabela’s Death

Ethiopian American Attorney Gugsa Abraham ‘Abe’ Dabela died on April 5, 2014, at the age of 35, less than two miles from his house in Redding, Connecticut, but many questions remain surrounding... Read more »

Ethiopian Businessman Rejects Invitation to Meet Obama

Listen Interview Below (AddisNews) – Ato Wubshet Workalemahu an Ethiopian advertisement business person and former journalist reject an invitation to meet President Barack Obama at the day of his arrival for an... Read more »

Abel Tesfaye a.k.a The Weeknd Becomes 1st Artist to Ever Simultaneously Hold Top 3 Slots on Billboard’s R&B Chart

Abel Tesfaye a.k.a The Weeknd who was born in Canada from Ethiopian parents did what is never been done in before in music history. He becomes 1st Artist to Ever Simultaneously Hold... Read more »

Ethiopia’s HaileMariam Threatens to Take Action Against Eritrea

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle July 7, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia warned on Tuesday it would take necessary action against arch-rival Eritrea unless it refrains from an alleged destabilizing role in the volatile... Read more »