Meet Ruth Berhe the latest rising pop star

Her YouTube channel has close to 97 million views. Ruth B is Canada's latest rising pop star ... and she still lives in Edmonton with her parents 'I'm from Edmonton. How was anybody ever going to hear...

US navy killed in Somalia

A US military member was killed and two others wounded in Somalia when they were attacked while on a mission advising Somali National Army forces, US Africa Command confirmed Friday. The US service member...

Ethiopia still struggling to acquire Teff patent

By Eskedar Kifle, Capital Ethiopia Despite hard work Ethiopia is still struggling to get the patent for the Teff grain back, according to the Ethiopian Biodiversity Institute. According to Melesse Maryo...

A BROOKLYN DESIGNER’S ETHIOPIAN DREAMS

Bolé Road Textiles weaves modern ideas with traditional craftsmanship, to vibrant effect By Stephen Koepp After more than a decade at a major architectural firm, designer Hana Getachew knew that she wanted to...

Ethiopia drought has left 7.7 million hungry

ADDIS ABABA - The number of people in need of food aid in Ethiopia's drought-hit regions has surged to 7.7 million, some 2 million more than estimated earlier this year, state media reported on Friday. The...

Residents in Oromia Get Lease Free Land

The move comes seven years after the regional land management bureau stopped giving lease free land Oromia Regional State has begun offering 264ha of lease free land to people living in urban parts of the...

Elilly Hotel Begins Paid Smart Parking  

The seven storey building can host over 254 vehicles Elilly Hotel has opened a seven-storey smart parking building, which has already begun partial service. The parking facility together with its...

Almost half a million recent grads unemployed

By Tesfaye Getnet, Capital Ethiopia Govt rolls out 35 billion birr rural employment project A recent study conducted by the Ministry of Youth and Sports indicates that 480,000 university and Technical,...

10 Pizza Huts restaurants to be opened in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA - US fast-food giant Yum Brands Inc has signed a deal with Ethiopia's Belayab Foods and Franchise PLC to open 10 Pizza Hut restaurants in the Horn of Africa country as part of an expansion on the...

New chocolate factory plans to use Teff

A new Chocolate factory is expected to launch operations by November later this year in a facility constructed at Tatek Special Industrial Zone in West Shewa, Oromia Regional State. The chocolate...