Tag: ethiopia

Russell Simmons steps down following new accusation

In this May 21, 2015 file photo, Russell Simmons arrives at The17th Annual CAST From Slavery to Freedom...

Ethiopia: Decolonizing Ethiopian Studies – allAfrica.com

opinion By Hewan SemonAddis Abeba — I wrote this article as a way to initiate a conversation on...

Donald Trump promises more North Korea sanctions after missile test

BEIJING — President Trump pledged Wednesday that “additional major sanctions” would be imposed on North Korea after Pyongyang's...

Ethiopia: Army Contributes Over 800 Million Birr to GERD

By Haftu GebrezgabiherThe Army forces, beyond the purely military services, have also playing their own role through contributing...

‘Village vibe’ puts capital on must-see travel list – Independent.ie

Dublin's "friendly, village vibe" has helped make the capital one of the best places in the world to...

This Strange Britisher’: Orde Wingate in Ethiopia – HistoryNet

It was the moment Ethiopian emperor Haile Selassie had dreamed of since Benito Mussolini's army had taken over...

Amber Alert: Police, FBI search for 3-year-old North Carolina girl Mariah Woods

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. – Officials issued an Amber Alert Monday as the FBI joined the search for a 3-year-old girl...

Ethiopia launches refugee integration program – Xinhuanet

Ethiopia now hosts about 890,000 refugees mainly from South Sudan, Sudan, Eritrea, and Somalia in 26 refugee camps...

Ethiopia: More Than 20 People Killed in Ethiopia Clashes

The Ethiopian government says the fatalities last week are part of "ethnic tensions between Oromo and Somalis" over...

Over 100 reindeer killed in Norway by freight trains in three-day span

STAVANGER, Norway -- A Norwegian reindeer herder says that freight trains have killed more than 100 of the...

Ethiopia: Delegation of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church Visits Moscow

By Betelehm BedluThe delegation of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church went to Moscow with a 4-day working visit...

Over 20 killed in ethnic clashes in Ethiopia – GlobalNews

Oromo regional police officers wait in a pick up car during the Oromo new year holiday Irreechaa in...

South Sudan:Peace Talks Pushed to 2018, Before Polls – AllAfrica.com

Implementation of the three-pronged approach to restore peace in South Sudan before the 2018 scheduled elections has been...

Attention playoff contenders: Cowboys drop Darren McFadden in shake-up

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Kenya: Huge Field for Great Ethiopian Run in Addis Ababa

By Bernard RotichMore than 40,000 athletes, among them Kenyans, will battle it out for prizes in the 17th...

Ethiopia:Will Mengistu’s Zimbabwe Asylum Continue? – AllAfrica.com

That is the question that has been doing the rounds in Addis Ababa since November 14, when the...

UCLA reaches agreement to hire Chip Kelly as football coach

UCLA has reached an agreement to hire former Oregon coach Chip Kelly, the Bruins’ top choice to replace...

Ethiopia: Will Mengistu Continue Enjoying Asylum Under Mnangagwa?

By Fred OluochWith the exit of Robert Mugabe, will the former Ethiopian dictator, Mengistu Haile Mariam, continue enjoying...

An Argentine submarine went missing nine days ago. Here’s what we know.

The Argentine Navy began a search on Nov. 17 for the submarine San Juan after contact with it...

Ethiopia: Ethnic Violence in Ethiopia Amid Shadowy Politics

Photo: James Jeffrey/IPS Displaced Somali at a camp on the outskirts of the city of Dire Dawa in...

Ethiopia rejects Egyptian warnings over Nile river – Xinhuanet

Ethiopia on Thursday rejected warnings from Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi over a mega hydroelectric dam Ethiopia is building...

Now LaVar Ball owes Donald Trump a $13 million ‘thank you’

It pays to pick a fight with President Trump. That, at least, is the case for bloviating basketball...

Africa:Is Ethiopia Largest Recipient of Investment in Africa? – AllAfrica.com

President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Dr. Mulatu Teshome said Ethiopia has become the largest recipient...

Ethiopia: Crafting Social Media for Better Tomorrow

By Henok TibebuThe existence of mankind with its unique social life style, entirely different from all other creatures...

Egypt should see the opportunities it could enjoy from GERD – Walta Information Centre

It is quite obvious that all Ethiopians at home and abroad have persistently contributing their roles to support...

U.S. Denounces Violence Against Rohingya As ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ : The Two-Way : NPR

A Rohingya refugee boy looks on at Balukhali refugee camp in the Bangladeshi district of Ukhia on Wednesday....

Ethiopia Wins 2017 UN Investment Award

By Zekarias WoldemariamThe Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) wins the '2017 United Nations Award' for outstanding performance in targeted...

Ethiopia:Building Diplomatic Muscle Through Economic Development – AllAfrica.com

Over the past ten years, Ethiopia has geared up its economic engine full throttle to be on a...

Robert Mugabe Resigns Under Pressure From Zimbabwe Lawmakers : The Two-Way : NPR

Pedestrians walk past a newsstand in Harare on Monday. Zimbabwe's longtime president, Robert Mugabe, ignored a midday deadline...

Ethiopia: Hawassa City Suffer Defeat, St. George Drop Points

The Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) football club competition took place in different venues at the weekend. Hawassa City...

Terry Glenn, former NFL wide receiver, dies at age 43 after involvement in suspected car accident

Former NFL wide receiver Terry Glenn has died after being involved in suspected car accident in Texas, the...

East Africa: Regional Troops Begin Training in Eastern Sudan

By Mohammed Amin in KhartoumThe Eastern Africa Standby Force (EASF) will Monday begin wide-ranging military exercises in Sudan,...

Chance the Rapper on ‘SNL’: 3 Sketches You Have to See

We're about a third of the way through the 43rd season of Saturday Night Live, and we've yet...

Egypt warns Ethiopia Nile dam dispute is ‘life or death’ – The Times of Israel

Ethiopia is finalizing construction of its first major dam on the Blue Nile to power the Africa's largest...

Egypt warns Ethiopia Nile dam dispute ‘life or death’ – Valley Morning Star

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, for the second time in as many days, delivered on Saturday a stern warning...

‘Mugabe Must Go’: Thousands in Zimbabwe Rally Against Leader

For some Africans, Mr. Mugabe remains a nationalist hero, a symbol of the struggle to throw off the...

Frugal Traveler: A Trip Through the Stunning, Rock-Hewed Churches of Ethiopia – The New York Times

The man, carrying a basket dripping with blood and slick with fresh entrails, was yelling. The sun had...

The GERD Coming – Walta Information Centre

Though it is far from storing water, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is nearly done. The construction of...

Neighbors Help During Massive Senior Living Center Fire

Neighbors Help During Massive Senior Living Center Fire U.S. News & World Report20 injured in massive fire at...

Nigeria: Ethiopian Attracts More Travellers With Modern Aircraft Acquisition

By Chinedu EzeEthiopia Airlines has been adjudged as the foreign carrier with the newest fleet of aircraft that...