Blue plaques for Emperor Haile Selassie unveiled in Somerset

Two blue plaques have been unveiled in Somerset to honour Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie‘s life in…

African Union Unveils Statue of Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia

Addis Ababa – A statue of Ethiopia’s Emperor Haile Selassie has been unveiled at the headquarters…

Emperor Haile Selassie I and the vision for Pan-African Unity

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia  The commemorative statue of Emperor Haile Selassie I, to…

Joel Mekonnen: The Optimist Prince

Joel Mekonnen is the great-grandson of Emperor Haile-Selassie I. The newly minted lawyer from Washington DC’s…

Nov 23, 1974 – The day the Derg massacred 60 Ethiopian officials

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – It was on November 23, 1974 that the military junta “The Derg”…

Elaborate rituals and lions roaming the palace grounds are just part of what sets autocratic Ethiopia apart from its neighbors

President Barack Obama‘s visit to Ethiopia this week has produced a flurry of media coverage about…

Hawassa, the Cozy Rift Valley

Hawassa, located 275Km away from Addis Abeba has pleasant and admirable high altitude climate.  It is…

National Jubilee Palace to open doors for visitors

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Ethiopian government has decided to turn the residential house of…

60th Anniversary of Emperor’s Visit to Take Place June 18

STILLWATER, Oklahoma – Oklahoma State University will celebrate the 60th anniversary of Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie’s visit…