Ethiopia’s Konso cling to tradition, earning UN recognition

KONSO, Ethiopia — The booming drums and lusty singing of Ethiopia’s Konso tribe, celebrating their hometown…

Ethiopian Hospitality: Myth or Reality?

By Meron Tekleberhan   Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – According to several tourist guides and history books,…

Goethe-Institut marks 50 years of service in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -  “Today is a day of joy and celebration – 50 years of…

“Lucy” Lived Among Close Cousins: Discovery of Foot Fossil Confirms Two Human Ancestor Species Co-Existed

Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA (Press Release) : An international team of Ethiopian and American scientists conducting paleontological…

Prolific Author Mamo Woudneh dies at 81

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Mamo Wudneh, Ethiopia’s most prolific author and veteran journalist, has died at his…

Timkat “Epiphany” celebrated in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ERTA) – The feast of Timkat (Baptism in Amharic) was colorfully celebrated throughout…

Ketera, Eve of Ethiopian Epiphany colorfully celebrated

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia  (ENA) – Ketera, an eve of the Ethiopian Epiphany was colorfully celebrated here…