‘The Shadow King’ Is A Gorgeous Meditation On Memory, War And Violence

Maaza Mengiste‘s The Shadow King opens with a woman, Hirut, sitting on the floor of a train station…

Habesha Kemis: The age-old holiday attire

On the 13th month of the Ethiopian calendar, the very last Saturday of the 2011 EC,…

3,000 years of culinary tradition: In Ethiopia, chef Yohanis Gebreyesus taps into ancient practices and modern interpretations

‘What’s so fascinating about having such geography, such climate, is that for people to survive in…

Mihret Adal Gidi: A young novelist aims high

Mihret Adal Gidi is a young novelist based in Ethiopia. She recently authored her first book, ‘Bleeding…

Discovering Contemporary Art in Addis Ababa

The best places in Ethiopia’s capital to view modern art from the past and present centuries.…

Help support LIFFE’s Mission during ESFNA Tournament

Ahmedin M. Nasser, founder of Library Information Foundation for Ethiopia (LIFFE), is calling on all attendees…

First Lady Zinash, PM Dr Abiy To Adopt A Child From Kibebe Tsehay Orphanage

Addis Ababa, February 2, 2019  –The federal first instance court has granted permission to First Lady…

Hidden Beauty of Ethiopia Contest Returns

The Hidden Beauty of Ethiopia contest is making a return after a four year hiatus. This…

First Ethiopian comic book hits the shelves

Jember Comic Book has made a splash in the comics and visual storytelling industry of Addis.…