Bruktawit Tigabu

Bruktawit Tigabu & Marcus Samuelsson: The 100 Most Creative People in Business 2012

New York (TADIAS) – What do Marcus Samuels­son, acclaimed chef & author, and Bruktawit Tigabu have in common? They both have been named among The 100 Most Creative People in Business 2012... Read more »

How to check DV Lottery status on DVLottery.state.gov website

The annual Diversity visa lottery result has been open and applicants can check their status on the official DV lottery website dvlottery.state.gov website. Due to the high volume request on Ethiopiaforums.com how... Read more »
Paula Radcliffe, Haile Gebrselassie

Haile Gebrselassie beats Radcliffe in half-marathon race

VIENNA—Haile Gebrselassie won a special half-marathon event ahead of the Vienna City Marathon Sunday after chasing Paula Radcliffe, who started the race 7 minutes, 52 seconds earlier. The Ethiopian great overtook Radcliffe... Read more »

When suicide is the only escape. Ethiopians in Lebanon

A revolution is needed to push the Lebanese government’s hand to make the requisite reforms to its labour laws. Washington, DC – For Alem Dechesa, death was the only way out. For... Read more »

Ethiopian top model Liya Kebede is to star in a French film (Watch VIDEO)

Liya Kebede: from Desert Flower to queen of the jungle Ethiopian top model Liya Kebede is to star in a French film for children set in an imaginary South American country. In... Read more »

Scientists Discover 3.4 Million Year Old Partial Foot in Afar : [ VIDEO ]

Addis Ababa — The Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage (ARCCH) and the Woranso-Mille Paleontological project here on Wednesday announced that an international team of Ethiopian and American scientists conducting... Read more »

Man Who Beat Ethiopian Domestic Worker Alem Dechassa Charged With Contribute to Her Death

BEIRUT: Beirut’s general prosecutor has charged Ali Mahfouz with contributing to and causing the suicide of Alem Dechasa-Desisa, the Ethiopian domestic worker who committed suicide after a widely publicized beating outsider her... Read more »

Ethiopia seeks full investigation into suicide of Alem Dechassa beaten in Beirut

Housemaid Alem Dechasa killed herself after street attack that sparked outrage over treatment of migrant workers in Lebanon Ethiopia is lobbying Lebanon to investigate fully the death of an Ethiopian housemaid who... Read more »

A Shocking Video Shows Ethiopian Girl Dragged and Abused in Lebanon Angered Many

A shocking video shot by Lebanese media LBC has gone viral on the internet and angered many around the world. In the disturbing video, a group of Lebanese Thugs are seen publicly... Read more »

The 2012 Black Billionaires List, Al-Amoudi Comes to Top

Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote is no longer the richest black person in the world. He’s been ousted by Ethiopian-born Saudi billionaire Sheikh Mohammed Al-Amoudi who is worth an estimated $12.5 billion. That’s... Read more »