Many countries in the region are looking up to expanding their tea industries, but our immediate attention would be on Ethiopia because we share almost similar types of soil and climate and the quality of their tea is largely similar with ours,” Tea Board of Kenya (TBK) managing director, Sicily Kariuki told Business Daily. Read more.
Sarkozy, the first French leader to visit Rwanda since the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, visiting the Gisozi Genocide Memorial Centre, where hundreds of thousands of the Genocide victims are laid to rest, is an indication of the political will on the part of his government to make amends with Rwandans. Read more.
“It is extremely important to the victims we represent that all responsible parties are brought to justice without exceptions,” the attorney by the name of Ribbeck said. “We must find the causes of the crash and demand that the problems be resolved to avoid future disasters.” Read more
“If you look at people who give out this information, these are people who are not part of the i nvestigation,” said Girma Wake. “So they are politicians. And what would that tell you. I don’t want to guess why they do this, but I can see the sensitivity of the issue in Lebanon, so to calm down people they... Read More
For nearly four years, Racheli Mangoli has been running a youth center in one of Israel’s poorer communities. Forty-five Ethiopian families live here, but throughout that entire time, only one Ethiopian baby has been born in this neighborhood, and that has alarmed Racheli. Read more.
Abayneh lost his arms three years ago in a train accident, and afterward his mother was unable to work outside the home because she had to do everything for him â€” from helping him bathe to feeding him, said Deanne Gillock, one of the missionaries who found him in Ethiopia. Abayneh was unable to go to school because there were... Read More
The Boeing 737-800 crashed minutes after taking off from Beirut en route to Addis Ababa in stormy weather on January 25.“All bodies of the victims from ET-409 accident have now been recovered and identified,” the airline said in a statement. “Arrangement is being made to repatriate bodies of the Ethiopian and other nationals to their countries.”A source familiar with the... Read More
Nigist Alemu (left) has registered 150 more voters than the 600 projected to be eligible in Bole Lemi area. Farmers such as (from left) Zenebech Tessema, Tesfaye Tamiru, and Bekele Jiru were all registered to vote early during the start of the registration process. However, they have as yet to be enlightened about the agenda of the candidates for whom... Read More
Al Jazera confronted him (president Esayaes) with the allegations about Eretria’s ties with Iran , Hamas, Al sahbab, in Somalia , rebel groups in Sudan and Houthis in Yemen. Asked about Eretria’s relation with Ethiopia today he said: his border issue war was senseless conflict instigated by the United States not by him. Watch the following interview
His big mistake was to push through an amendment to the constitution, making him president for life. “We saw the coup coming,” said Sebastian Spio-Garbrah of Eurasia group. “Tandja had pissed off everybody in the way he had been carrying on. Read more