Former Ethiopian Olympic Marathon Runner Meskerem Legesse Died Suddenly

Two-time Ethiopian Olympic runner and Westport resident Meskerem Legesse, 26 collapsed and died Monday, but doctors at Yale-New Haven Hospital were able to deliver her baby Hamden emergency crews... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Haile Gebreselassie aspiring to join politics

By KIRUBEL TADESSE Associated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) – Distance running great Haile Gebrselassie says he is entering politics and may run for president of Ethiopia – even... Read more »

Hailu Mergia: A beloved Ethiopian musician of a generation ago now stays quiet in D.C.

He’s carried his music around the planet, but if you want to hear him play it, you have to go to his house. In his living room, there’s an... Read more »

ESAT Tikuret Mulugeta Loule June 2013

http://www.ethsat.com – Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT) ESAT is the first independent Ethiopian Satellite Television service and Radio Station who broa… Read more »

How Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged unearthed ‘world’s oldest child’ : CNN

(CNN) — It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard... Read more »

Ethiopia Dam is ‘declaration of war’: Egypt Islamist Leader Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiya

Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam and the diversion of the Blue Nile is a declaration of war on Egypt, Sheikh Abdel-Akher Hammad of Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiya said on Wednesday.  Sheikh Abdel-Akher Hammad... Read more »

Ethiopia Arrests Tax Minister and 11 Others Over Corruption

(Reuters & Tadias) – Ethiopian police have arrested a minister and 11 other people on corruption charges, an official and state media said on Saturday, in the country’s most... Read more »

Ethiopian Descent Robel Phillipos Arrested connected to Boston Bombings

One of the third alleged accomplice accused of aiding Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after the Boston bombings has been named as Robel Phillipos who is Ethiopian descent but an American. Robel... Read more »

Ethiopian journalist Reeyot Alemu Wins 2013 UNESCO World Press Freedom Prize

Imprisoned Ethiopian journalist Reeyot Alemu is the winner of the 2013 UNESCO-Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize. Ms Alemu was recommended by an independent international jury of media professionals... Read more »

Singer and song writer Meklit Hadero with Menalesh Meti ESAT

Singer and song writer Meklit Hadero with Menalesh Meti ESAT http://www.ethsat.com – Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT) ESAT is the first independent Ethiopian Satellite Television service and Radio Station who... Read more »