The Lost Kingdom of Africa – ETHIOPIA (VIDEO)

British art historian Dr Gus Casely-Hayford explores the pre-colonial history of some of Africa’s most important kingdoms. The African continent is home to nearly a billion people. It has... Read more »

Protest targets Italian government over Ethiopian dam disaster

Demonstrators outside the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Rome today will urge the government to deny Ethiopia €250 million for construction of the controversial Gibe III dam. The... Read more »

Ethiopian Official Gets Death Sentence For Supporting Rebels

An Ethiopian court has issued a death sentence to a former regional official charged with murder and with supporting an Eritrean-backed terror group. The state-run Ethiopian News Agency reports... Read more »

Ethiopian movie production records an increase

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) The movie industry in Ethiopia is showing a great rise with 75 films produced in the last year alone, attracting over 600,000 viewers, APA learns here... Read more »

Deadly fire may have started in mattress. Community is helping (VIDEO)

Investigators, sources say, are looking into whether the Fremont fire that killed a woman and four children started in a mattress that came in contact with a light bulb.... Read more »

Ethiopian Sosina Wogayehu Performs on Australia’s Got Talent (VIDEO)

Ethiopian born Sosina Wogayehu performs on the popular Australian TV show competition  Australia’s Got Talent. Sosina was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in 1978. She started doing gymnastics at... Read more »

Michael Hailu is Appointed as a New CTA Director

Mr. Michael Hailu took office as the new Director of the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) on 25 May 2010, replacing Dr Hansjörg Neun. An Ethiopian... Read more »

Kenyan green group wants ban on Ethiopian power

NAIROBI (Reuters) – A Kenyan conservation group has appealed to the nation’s high court to prevent the government and an energy company from buying power produced by the vast... Read more »

Ethiopia to Host International Film Festival

APA-(Addis Ababa)  Ethiopia will host an international short film festival from 14 to 19 June 2010 where 100 films will be shown, the organizer said here on Sunday. The... Read more »

Liya Kebede: star of Africa

She was one of the world’s biggest fashion models and the first black face of Estée Lauder. But when Liya Kebede returned home to Ethiopia and saw the chronic... Read more »