Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Ethiopia elects 1st female president; ‘sets the standard’ By ELIAS MESERET ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian lawmakers on Thursday unanimously elected the country’s first female president, days after approving one of... Read more »

“ጥያቄያችን የማንነት ነው”- አቶ አታላይ ዛፌ

ጥያቄያቸው የማንነት እንጂ የልማት እንዳልሆነ በቅርቡ ከእስር የተፈቱት የወልቃይት ኮሚቴ አመራር አባላት አቶ አታላይ ዛፌ ለአሜሪካ ድምፅ ገለጹ። ዋሽንግተን ዲሲ — ጥያቄያቸው የማንነት እንጂ የልማት እንዳልሆነ በቅርቡ ከእስር የተፈቱት የወልቃይት ኮሚቴ አመራር አባላት... Read more »
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Time to return bones of ‘stolen’ prince after 150 years

Time to return bones of ‘stolen’ prince after 150 years

Poet Lemn Sissay adds voice to campaign for repatriation of the boy’s remains with other loot taken after the Battle of Maqdala By James Tapper (The Guardian) | For 150 years, Ethiopians... Read more »
Ethiopian Samuel Kebede wins prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Ethiopian Samuel Kebede wins prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship

The Gates Cambridge Trust have announced the results of the selection process for the 2018 class, and five Sidney Scholars have made the list. One of the scholars, Samuel Kebede, is Ethiopian native studying... Read more »
Flavors of Goorsha Durham's modern Ethiopian cuisine are true to tradition

Flavors of Goorsha Durham’s modern Ethiopian cuisine are true to tradition

Kitfo, a dish of minced raw beef, butter and spices, is Ethiopia’s amped-up answer to steak tartare. The turmeric and ginger notes in the yellow split pea stew kik alecha remind me... Read more »
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Neamin Zeleke: ‘We don’t want a civil war in Ethiopia’

Well said!!! No sane country loving non-Woyane Ethiopians ever want civil war!!! My friends, every Ethiopian is intermixed more than we know, either by blood or marriage!! My family history is one... Read more »
My Personal Letter to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia

My Personal Letter to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia

Abiy Ahmed Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Office of the Prime Minister Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Dear Prime Minister Abiy: Please accept my heartfelt congratulations on your inauguration as prime minister. I am supremely... Read more »
Strange times in Ethiopia as all sides happy with new PM

Strange times in Ethiopia as all sides happy with new PM

Abiy Ahmed     By Teshome M. Borago   A new Prime Minister is named in Ethiopia, as Dr. Abiy Ahmed became the first self-identifying Oromo leader in the history of the EPRDF ruling... Read more »
Ethiopia: You Have Become A King. Now, Be One! -–Part II

Ethiopia: You Have Become A King. Now, Be One! -–Part II

By Teshome Abebe*   On September 16, 2015, after EPRDF declared election victory and with the ensuing affirmation of Ato Hailemariam Dessalegne as the premier, I wrote the following: In the epic... Read more »
Ethiopia has just seen 'historic' political change, while its China-inspired economics continue

Ethiopia has just seen ‘historic’ political change, while its China-inspired economics continue

Hawassa Industrial Park CNBC– East African economic powerhouse Ethiopia swore in a new prime minister this week, whose pledge to smooth out ethnic ruptures in the country could mean that unrest and... Read more »