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California Congressman demands the release of Andargachew Tsige

California Congressman demands the release of Andargachew Tsige

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Monday urged Ethiopia’s prime minister to release Andargachew Tsige,…

Three of four missing Ethiopian track and field athletes located in Beaverton

Three of four missing Ethiopian track and field athletes located in Beaverton

Beaverton Police have located three of the four missing Ethiopian track and field athletes, according to University of…

“What Will Ethiopians of Tomorrow Inherit from Us?

“What Will Ethiopians of Tomorrow Inherit from Us?

Mr. Obang Metho Keynote Speech at the 4th annual Ethiopian Heritage Society of North America…

Ethiopia downplays alleged support for S. Sudanese rebels

Ethiopia downplays alleged support for S. Sudanese rebels

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle ADDIS ABABA – The Ethiopian government on Sunday dismissed allegations that it was providing…

Adeola Fayehun: Is Andargachew Tsige A Terrorist? (Video)

Adeola Fayehun: Is Andargachew Tsige A Terrorist? (Video)

Adeola Fayehun: Is Andargachew Tsige A Terrorist?…

St. Gabriel’s Annual Anniversary Celebration in Minnesaota

St. Gabriel’s Annual  Anniversary Celebration in Minnesaota

St. Gabriel’s Annual Anniversary Celebration…

Hailemariam Desalegn got “F” for miscommunication (Video)

Hailemariam Desalegn got “F” for miscommunication (Video)

By Abebe Gellaw A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a critical commentary on the…

Ethiopian mother’s anger at murdered son in student protests

Ethiopian mother’s anger at murdered son in student protests

By Hewete Haileselassie BBC Africa, Ethiopia   “Yeshi” is still trying to come to terms…

ESAT Yehasab Mengede 24 July 2014

ESAT Yehasab Mengede 24 July 2014

NEWS & VIEWS ESAT Yehasab Mengede 24 July 2014…

Bereket Simon is critically ill and receiving treatment at Bugshan Hospital in Saudi Arabia

Bereket Simon is critically ill and receiving treatment at Bugshan Hospital in Saudi Arabia

Minilik Salsawi (ምንሊክ ሳልሳዊ) Bereket Simon, a senior member of the ruling party in Ethiopia…

Ethiopian maid hangs herself

Ethiopian maid hangs herself

RIYADH: ARAB NEWS An Ethiopian housemaid has hanged herself in Tabarjal province at her employer’s…

TPLF Releases Another Propaganda Video on Andargachew

TPLF Releases Another Propaganda Video on Andargachew

Andargachew Tsige on police program…

ESAT Special Interviews on Economy, Military and Muslim Protest

ESAT Special Interviews on Economy, Military and Muslim Protest

ESAT Special Interviews on Economy, Military and Muslim Protest…

ESAT: New Interview with Tamagne Beyene – “Telalakiw Man new?” (Video)

ESAT: New Interview with Tamagne Beyene – “Telalakiw Man new?” (Video)

ESAT: New Interview with Tamagne Beyene – “Telalakiw Man new?” (Video)…

CPJ calls on Ethiopian government to release imprisoned journalists

CPJ calls on Ethiopian government to release imprisoned journalists

By Tom Rhodes/CPJ East Africa Representative CPJ is among a group of more than 40 regional…

ESAT Tikuret Mesay Mekonen with Ermias Former Communication Deputy Part 2

ESAT Tikuret Mesay Mekonen with Ermias Former Communication Deputy Part 2

ESAT Tikuret Mesay Mekonen with Ermias Former Communication Deputy Part 2…

Bill Gates’ speech at Addis Ababa University

Bill Gates’ speech at Addis Ababa University

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation  Bill Gates Addis Ababa University Honorary Degree July 24, 2014…

Ukraine’s prime minister resigns as coalition falls apart

Ukraine’s prime minister resigns as coalition falls apart

New York Times KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced his resignation Thursday, creating…

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California Congressman demands the release of Andargachew Tsige

WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Monday urged Ethiopia’s prime minister to release Andargachew Tsige, a native-born opposition leader with British citizenship who last month was extradited to the African nation from Yemen under questionable circumstances. In a letter to Prime Minister Hailemarian Desalegn, the California Republican wrote: “Mr. Andargachew is a British citizen and…

California Congressman demands the release of Andargachew Tsige

Have the Tigres benefited under TPLF/EPRDF rule? – by Mulata Gudata

27/07/14 Obviously, this question is very delicate and sensitive but I will try to navigate thru as fairly as possible without understating or over stating facts not only to avoid jeopardizing truth but also to spare some good people who are surely there as we talk of the bad apple in the basket. A word…

Have the Tigres benefited under TPLF/EPRDF rule? – by Mulata Gudata

Sierra Leone’s chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

FREETOWN (Reuters) – The head doctor fighting the deadly tropical virus Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, the government said. The 39-year-old Sheik Umar Khan, hailed as a “national hero” by the health ministry, was leading the fight to control an outbreak that has killed 206 people in the West African country. Ebola…

Sierra Leone’s chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

4 Ethiopian track team members missing from international meet in Eugene

By Wendy Owen | wowen@oregonian.com Four members of an Ethiopian track team were reported missing Saturday morning in Eugene where they competed in the IAAF World Junior Championships. “The individuals left campus ahead of the rest of the team,” said Julie Brown, University of Oregon spokeswoman. The Ethiopian region is under intense political upheaval, and…

4 Ethiopian track team members missing from international meet in Eugene

Ethiopia: Supermodel Liya Kebede Talks Lemlem’s Evolution

Having spent roughly half her life in the fashion biz, Liya Kebede has come a long way in the industry since leaving Ethiopia at the age of 18 to model in Paris. In the following decades, Kebede has established herself as a bona fide icon—not only as a “super” still busy with runway and editorial…

Ethiopia: Supermodel Liya Kebede Talks Lemlem’s Evolution

Health News

Sierra Leone’s chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

Sierra Leone’s chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

FREETOWN (Reuters) – The head doctor fighting the deadly tropical virus Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, the government said. The 39-year-old Sheik Umar Khan, hailed as a “national hero” by the health ministry, was leading the fight…

The health benefits of starting the day with warm lemon water

The health benefits of starting the day with warm lemon water

(NaturalNews) The benefits of drinking warm water infused with lemon has been touted by many…

Hookah Smoking Among Teens On The Rise, Despite Health Ravages

Hookah Smoking Among Teens On The Rise, Despite Health Ravages

More and more teens appear to be spending their high school years in a fog.…

Two New Patients Cleared of HIV Infections

Two New Patients Cleared of HIV Infections

To date, the only patient that’s been “truly” cured of HIV remains Timothy Ray Brown,…

Sports News

Ethiopians Sweep Gold-Silver in 5000m World Junior Championships in Oregon

Ethiopians Sweep Gold-Silver in 5000m World Junior Championships in Oregon

IAAF 26 JUL 2014 Ethiopia’s world youth 3000m champion Yomif Kejelcha led for most of…

Arsene Wenger sees great potential in Gedion Zelalem

Arsene Wenger sees great potential in Gedion Zelalem

Hoboken, New Jersey – Arsenal will take on former star player Thierry Henry and the New York Red Bulls in a…

Arsene Wenger and Ivan Gazidis: On Gedion Zelalem and all things Arsenal

Arsene Wenger and Ivan Gazidis: On Gedion Zelalem and all things Arsenal

BY JEFF BRADLEY On Saturday night in Harrison, N.J., Arsenal will take on former star…

4 Ethiopian track team members missing from international meet in Eugene

4 Ethiopian track team members missing from international meet in Eugene

By Wendy Owen | wowen@oregonian.com Four members of an Ethiopian track team were reported missing Saturday morning in Eugene where they competed in the IAAF World Junior Championships. “The individuals left campus ahead of the rest of the team,” said…