Cancer on the rise in Ethiopia, Dr. Mahlet Kifle

Breast Cancer Awarness An Ethiopian official said Saturday that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and particularly cancer are alarmingly increasing in Ethiopia. “Earlier NCDs were considered as problems affecting developed countries,” Dr. Mahlet Kifle of the Health Ministry told Anadolu Agency. “Currently, they are affecting developing countries like Ethiopia as the lifestyle in such countries is being changed,” Kifle said. […]

Defending champion Wasihun faces in-form Mbishei at Marseilles Cassis 20KM

Mule Wasihun Mule Wasihum will defend his title at the Marseilles-Cassis 20km on Sunday (26), but the Ethiopian will be up against a quality field at the IAAF Silver Label Road Race. Wasihum was something of a surprise winner last year, clocking 1:00:09 on a course which begins in Marseilles and ends in the port of Cassis, […]

Gary Player Invitational at Lost City Golf Course in South Africa

Lost City Golf Course (Photo: Sun City South Africa) Press Release It is an impossible task for golfing icon Gary Player to single out his favourite golf course amongst the over 370 he has designed in 35 countries across the globe. And it becomes an even harder one when he has to choose his favourite in his beloved South Africa. When Golf Digest South […]

The Power of Opportunity

Masai Ujiri By Masai Ujiri, President & General Manager of the Toronto Raptors I had the good fortune to become the first African-born General Manager in American sports, a blessed example of someone who was given an opportunity. But as fortunate as I have been, I would be a failure if I couldn’t provide opportunities to the next generation. […]

Tsegaye Mekonnen Leads Field Of Ten Sub-2:09 Men For Sunday’s Frankfurt Marathon

Tsegaye Mekonnen Press Release October 22, 2014 The organisers of the BMW Frankfurt Marathon hope their event will move smoothly back into the fast lane when the 33rd edition is held this Sunday. What can be achieved in the city beside the River Main was shown three years ago when Wilson Kipsang ran a course record of 2:03:42, […]

NBA Partners with 2014 Beyond Sport Summit in Johhanesburg

Sam Perkins - NBA PRESS RELEASE NBA All-Star Cedric Ceballos, Olympic Gold Medalist Sam Perkins and the Larry O’Brien Trophy to Make Appearance at the Summit The National Basketball Association (NBA) will be the Host Presenting Partner of the 2014 Beyond Sport Summit & Awards in Johannesburg, South Africa from October 28-30, it was announced today. NBA Legends Cedric […]

Pistons releases Hasheem Thabeet

Hasheem Thabeet Tanzania’s only NBA player, Hasheem Thabeet, has been cut from the Detroit Pistons preseason camp, the team announced on Monday. Thabeet had a non-guaranteed preseason contract with the Pistons, who trimmed their roster to 16 with just one week away from the beginning of the 2014-15 season. His NBA future is now in doubt, especially […]

Ethiopian-born Bowflex Inventor and Entrepreneur Passed Away

Dosho Little Ethiopia received a very sad announcement about the passing away of an Ethiopian born inventor and manufacturer early this morning.

Wyndham Hotel Group Appoints Daniel Ruff to Lead EMEA and Indian Ocean Regions

Daniel Ruff PRESS RELEASE PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Oct. 21, 2014) – Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest hotel company with approximately 7,540 hotels and part of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), today announced the appointment of Daniel Ruff as president and managing director of the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Indian Ocean regions. In this role, effective November 12, 2014, […]

Haile Gebrselassie pulls out of Great South Run

Haile Great South Run Ethiopian distance running legend Haile Gebrselassie has withdrawn from this Sunday’s Great South Run. The 41-year-old was due to make his debut in the event, which is its 25th year, but setbacks in his training have forced him to pull out. The news is a double blow for organisers, following the withdrawal of European Championship gold […]
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