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 the night. Mr... Read more »

Mengistu HaileMariam Interview About Nelson Mandela and Ethiopia (AUDIO)

የቀድሞው የኢትዮጵያ መሪ ኮሎኔል መንግስቱ ሃይለማሪያም ኔልሰን ማንዴላ እንዴት ወደ ኢትዮጵያ እንደመጡ ቆይታቸውን እና ከኢትዮጵያ ጋር የነበራቸውን ልዮ ግንኙነት በአጠቃላይ የነበረውን ሁኔታ የገለጹበት ቃለምልልስ:: The former Ethiopian President Mengistu Haile Mariam talks... 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 stroke last Tuesday... Read more »

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 were able to... 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 if his wife... 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 upright piano where... 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 one of his... 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 calls on Egypt... 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 high-profile swoop against... Read more »