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Restrictive Ethiopia Cuts an Economic Dash

Image captionA locally managed shoe factory is giving Chinese competitors in Ethiopia a run for their money "I retired at 24," says Samuel Alemayehu, as...

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Reach Deal On Controversial Nile dam

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan on Tuesday signed an agreement regarding a controversial mega-dam project being built by Addis Ababa on the Nile. The deal crowned...

Ethiopia Soars Toward Gender Equality With Its First All-Female Flight Crew

It was an otherwise routine flight between Addis Ababa and Bangkok, except this one was making history. In November, Ethiopian Airlines commissioned its first...

In Ethiopia, Literature thrives – Maaza Mengiste

Maaza Mengiste comes to you first as a model.  Her near impeccable smile, emboldened by her lovely face, first strikes you as you approach...

Ethiopia’s bad intentions: Political Science Professor

The 11th meeting of the tripartite committee on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) began Sunday in Khartoum with the participation of the Foreign...

2016 NYC Winter Jazz Fest Features Meklit Hadero

Singer and songwriter Meklit Hadero will perform at the 2016 New York CityWinter Jazzfest on Saturday, January 16th at Zinc Bar in Greenwich Village. Winter...

Ethiopian Christians Go Underground to Celebrate Christmas

ROME — It has been more than 30 years since that old rocker Bob Geldof launched the charity initiative Band Aid for famine in...

Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan GERD Talks Enters a Decisive Stage

KHARTOUM, Sudan — Negotiations between Cairo, Addis Ababa and Khartoum have entered a decisive stage in which the parties must express their final stance concerning...

King of Kings: The Triumph and Tragedy of Emperor Haile Selassie...

Haile Selassie is one of the most bizarre and misunderstood figures in 20th-century history, alternately worshipped and mocked, idolised and marginalised. This magnificent biography...

Mizan Kebede and The Weekend Album Rolling Stone’s 20 Best R&B...

Rolling Stone magazine has ranked Mizan Kidanu’s new six-song EP Dark Blue among the 20 Best R&B Albums of 2015. Mizan made the pop...

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