Three Young Ethiopians Died in Verginia’s Car Accident

Accoring to WJLA report three young Ethiopians died on a dedly car accident on I-81 Virginia. One of the victim identified as Abel Ayele was just 19 years old,... Read more »

Paris Marathon – Kenenisa Bekele Broke the Record!

Mission accomplished for Kenenisa Bekele. The Ethiopian realized his dream by finishing on the highest step of the podium of the Paris Marathon. Specialist in the running, the holder... Read more »

Arsenal midfielder Ethiopian Gedion Zelalem wows in first-team debut ( VIDEO )

They’re calling him the best Arsenal academy product since Cesc Fàbregas. And speculation is he could one day be eligible to play for the US national team. On Friday,... Read more »

Heineken-Bedele beer company drops sponsorship of Ethiopian pop star Teddy Afro Tour

Oromo Ethiopians celebrate #BoycottBedele beer victory Heineken-owned beer company drops sponsorship of Ethiopian pop star Teddy Afro amid protests from country’s largest ethnic group. Members of Ethiopia’s largest ethnic... Read more »

Ethiopian journalist sentenced to more than two years in jail for false rumors

Ethiopia jails reporter for spreading rumors Source: AP ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The Committee to Protect Journalists is urging the release of an Ethiopian journalist who was sentenced... Read more »

The Ethiopian Man Who Taught Mandela How To Be a Soldier – BBC ( Videos)

In July 1962, Col Fekadu Wakene taught South African political activist Nelson Mandela the tricks of guerrilla warfare – including how to plant explosives before slipping quietly away into... Read more »

Beyond Outrage: How the African Diaspora Can Support Migrant Worker Rights in the Middle East – Opinion

By – Kumera Genet In the past weeks, Ethiopians have protested at Saudi Embassies around the world because of recently posted videos documenting wanton violence against Ethiopian migrant workers in Saudi... Read more »

Over 35,000 held at Al-Shumaysi detention center – Saudi Gazette

By Abdulrahman Al-Ali JEDDAH – More than 35,000 illegal expats are being held at detention center in Al-Shumaysi on Jeddah-Makkah expressway, Director of Public Relations in Makkah Region Police... Read more »

Eyob Mekonnen Popular Ethiopian Reggae Singer Has Died : BBC

Popular Ethiopian reggae singer Eyob Mekonnen has died at the age of 37. Fans of the 37-year-old singer helped raise money for his treatment after he had a... Read more »

Meseret Defar Win’s 5,000 As She Likes at Moscow IAAF

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Meseret Defar added yet another global 5,000 metres gold to her bulging collection when she won the world title with a textbook performance on Saturday, aided... Read more »