Ban Ki-Moon Appointed Ethiopian for UN Assembly and Conference Management

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Tegegnework Gettu of Ethiopia as the new Under-Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management (DGACM), it was announced today. With... Read more »

Barack Obama to dine with first black Miss Israel Yitayish Ayanaw

President Barack Obama will have dinner with the first-ever black Miss Israel when he makes his first visit to the Jewish state as US leader next week. An advance... Read more »

Artist Behailu Menegesha Passed Away

According to Washington DC based Ethiopian newspaper and website bawza.com report artist Behailu Menegesha passed away today March 3,2013. Artist Behalu Mengesha was born February 09, 1956 in Addis... Read more »

Hearing in Alem Dechasa’s suicide case postponed

BEIRUT: The first hearing for the man accused of contributing to last year’s suicide of Ethiopian domestic worker Alem Dechasa Desisa was postponed Monday until next month because of... Read more »

Ethiopia: Parking attendant sentenced in scam that netted almost $1.4 million in fees

By Mary Pat Flaherty, Washington Post: The pair of parking lot attendants at the Smithsonian Institution’s air and space center in Chantilly were very patient. And for a while,... Read more »

Prof Getachew Metaferia on ESAT Ye Hager Lij

Prof Getachew Metaferia on ESAT Ye Hager Lij 06 February 2013 Ethiopia www.ethsat.com – Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT) ESAT is the first independent Ethiopian Satellite Television service and Radio... Read more »

A Promising Young Ethiopian Mikias Tefera Killed on a Hit and Run

18-year-old high school senior Mikias Tefera Tibebu was looking forward to college in California next Fall and dreaming of one day becoming a medical doctor when his young life... Read more »

Ethiopia Likely to Miss Top Players Adane Girma and Asrat on Key Game With Nigeria

RUSTENBURG, South Africa (AP) — Ethiopia’s chances at the African Cup of Nations have taken a hit with the team’s two top players expected to miss the decisive Group... Read more »

Ethiopian PM Hailemariam Desalegn Elected as African Union Chairman

By William Davison (bloomberg) Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was elected by African heads of state as chairman of the African Union today, replacing Benin’s President Yayi Boni. The... Read more »

Tamagne Beyene on Ethiopians’ Family Day in Toronto ESAT Special Part II

Tamagne Beyene on Ethiopians’ Family Day in Toronto ESAT Special Part II www.ethsat.com – Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT) ESAT is the first independent Ethiopian Satellite Television service and Radio... Read more »