Despite Fast Growth, Ethiopia Still Plagued by Poverty
Ethiopia has one of the fastest growing economies in the world, but remains one of the poorest countries at the same time, read more .....
DV Lottery 2014 Registration is starting October 2, 2012
2014 DV Lottery registration is starting on October 2, 2012. The U.S. Department of State has announced that it will launch its annual DV Lottery Diversity Immigrant Visa Program DV-2014 on October 2....
Ethiopia grouped with Nigeria, Zambia and Burkina Faso
The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw was already made. The 16 qualified teams now know their fate and have been drawn into four groups of four teams. Read more… ...
PM HaileMariam is assuming Chairmanship of AU
According to Mr Dina, the decision that Ethiopia would hold the organisation’s top job this year was taken two years ago, when it would have been expected that the late prime minister Meles Zenawi would have assumed the role. Read more…
Wife of minister accused in terrorism conspiracy
Habiba Mohammed, wife of former Minister for the Civil Service Junedin Sado, was one of 29 Muslim activists accused of criminal conspiracy to commit unspecified acts of terrorism Read more…
From Civil Engineer to Cab Driver
"I started driving a cab because … after I graduated in 2008 with an MBA I couldn't find a job," he says. Read more...,...
Fresno Man Arrested in 28 Year Old Cold Case Murder
On January 18, 1985, a passerby found the body of the dead woman in the dumpster to the rear of the Bailey Park Plaza and Safeway shopping center at 570 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View, and reported it to police. Eventually the deceased was identified as 21-year old Girmai, who was known to frequent the San Jose area. Read more…
Sunday, May 27, 2012
Monday, May 21, 2012
The singer proposed to the model and former beauty pageant contestant at a party attended by his family and friends in Addis Ababa. In traditional fashion, Teddy kneeled on one knee, took the microphone and asked her in Amharic if she would be his wife. She enthusiastically replied with 'yes!' and embraced him with a passionate kiss. The couples have been together since late 2009; just months after Teddy was released from prison, where the 36-year-old pop singer served over two years on alleged drunk driving incident that left one homeless man dead. Ethiopian citizens first received a glimpse at how serious their relationship had grown when Teddy released his latest smash hit album, Tikur Sew (black person), which featured a song dedicated to his 25-year-old fiancé. Source ( Durame)
Sunday, May 20, 2012
The Shanghai Golden Grand Prix is the second in the 14-meet Samsung Diamond League series
1. Genzebe Dibaba (Ethiopia) 3:57.77 (World Lead, Meet Record, National Record)
2. Abeba Aregawi (Ethiopia) 3:59.23 (Personal Best)
9. Meskerem Assefa (Ethiopia) 4:07.96
12. Senbere Teferi (Ethiopia) 4:10.49 (PB)
Women’s 3,000 Steeplechase:
2. Sofia Assefa (Ethiopia) 9:16.83
10. Sofia Birtukan Adamu (Ethiopia) 9:41.71
1. Hagos Gebrehiwet (Ethiopia) 13:11.00 (WL, MR)
5. Kenenisa Bekele (Ethiopia (13:13.89)
10. Mosinet Geremew (Ethiopia) 13:17.41
13. Yitayal Zerihun (Ethiopia) 13:21.27
Source ( EthioSports Tourism)