France’s Minister of Culture honors Mulatu Astatke

Mulatu Astatke, the father of “Ethio Jazz” was bestowed the Order des Arts et des Lettres…

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…

Rock-Hewn Churches of Lalibela Goes Green

Lalibela –  Bete Giorgis, one of the 11 monolithic rock-hewn churches of Lalibela, has go green as…

Religious Fathers Urge Speedy Renewal of Lailbela Rock-hewn Churches

Lalibela – Religious fathers serving at Lailbela Rock-hewn churches appreciated the visit of French President Emanuel…

President Macron Arrives In Ethiopia For Two-Day Official Visit

Addis Ababa, March 12, 2019  – President Emmanuel Macron of France arrived in Lalibela, Amhara regional…

French President Macron To Visit Ethiopia Tomorrow

Addis Ababa, March 11, 2019 (FBC) – President Emmanuel Macron of France is due to arrive…

Hawassa Holiday

Selamta Magazine‘s editor and author Aida Edemariam takes a family road trip from Addis Ababa to…

Ethiopia: The Living Churches of an Ancient Kingdom

The ancient Axumite Kingdom, now a part of Ethiopia, was possibly the first nation in the…

U.S.-funded Preservation of Bete Golgotha Mikael Church in Lalibela Launched

U.S. Ambassador Michael Raynor and Minister for Culture and Tourism, Dr. Hirut Woldemariam, jointly launched a new…