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January 2023

Abuna Yesehaq: The Abune who baptized Bob Marley

Abuna Yesehaq: The Abune who baptized Bob Marley

 AUGUST 3, 2012 79 years ago on this day Hamle 27, 1926E.C (Aug.3, 1933)  Laeke Mariam Mandefro who later became Abuna Yesehaq, Archbishop of Western Hemisphere Diocese of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahdo Church was born. His father Grazmach Mandefro and his mother Woizero Welete Mesqel were faithful followers of Ethiopian Orthodox Church (EOC). His father wanted to enroll Laike

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The Horn of Africa States The Potential of Oil and Gas in Regional Integration

The Horn of Africa States The Potential of Oil and Gas in Regional Integration

(Part II) By Dr. Suleiman Walhad January 19th, 2023 In his book “The Prize” Daniel Yergin, noted in the prologue that it does not appear that the hydrocarbon man would give up his cars, or his suburban homes and whatever he considers not as conveniences but as essentials for his way of life. This was

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‘If you had money, you had slaves’: how Ethiopia is in denial about injustices of the past

‘If you had money, you had slaves’: how Ethiopia is in denial about injustices of the past

Global development Many feel the Ethiopia’s slave-owning traditions, which lasted into the last century, do not align with the country’s modern image of itself Global development is supported bBill and Melenda  Gates Foundation Fred Harter Wed 18 Jan 2023 Nothing hints at the dark past of the marketplace at Dalbo, a town in southern Ethiopia. Today,

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Ethiopian federal Police with Russian-made BRDM-2 fighting vehicles

Ethiopian federal Police with Russian-made BRDM-2 fighting vehicles

The Ethiopian federal Police said that for the first time, it has taken possession of Russian-made BRDM-2 amphibious armored scout car that was acquired with the help of the federal government and the Chief of General Staff of the Federal Armed Forces. During a visit by senior official, including Federal Police Commission Commissioner General, Demelash

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The Dibaba sisters- Five Ethiopian Sisters who are all successful Athletes

The Dibaba sisters- Five Ethiopian Sisters who are all successful Athletes

The trailblazing sisters are known as Anna Dibaba, Melat Dibaba, Tirunesh Dibaba, Ejegayehu Dibaba and Genzebe Dibaba from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Dibaba sisters are the World’s Most Decorated Athletics Family, among them they have won 4 Olympic Gold Medals, 2 Silver Medals, 3 Bronze Medals and 15 World Championships. They were inspired by their

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Ethiopia’s Supreme court, Meaza Ashenafi, and her deputy, Solomon Areda Waktolla Quit

Ethiopia’s Supreme court, Meaza Ashenafi, and her deputy, Solomon Areda Waktolla Quit

Head of Ethiopia’s Supreme court, Meaza Ashenafi, and her deputy, Solomon Areda Waktolla have resigned from their position. Report says a letter to the House of People’s Representatives HPR did not state the reason for their resignation. Meanwhile, the Parliament has subsequently approved Assistant Professor, Tewdros Mihret, from Addis Abeba University as Chief Justice, and

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The Horn of Africa States The Potential of Oil and Gas in Regional Integration

The Horn of Africa States The Potential of Oil and Gas in Regional Integration

By Dr. Suleiman Walhad January 17t, 2023 Tullow Oil, Falcon Petroleum, Southwest Energy, Calvalley Petroleum Inc, Pexco Exploration, Africa Oil Corporation, Afar Exploration Company, Coastline Exploration, and Epsilon Energy Ltd, all share a common feature. They are all attracted to oil and gas potential opportunities in the Horn of Africa States. But they are not

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Hiber Radio Daily Ethiopia News January 17, 2023

Hiber Radio Daily Ethiopia News January 17, 2023

  Hiber Radio  Daily Ethiopia News January 17, 2023 በካሊፎርንያ እጅግ ሰፊ መሬት ለገዳም ምሥረታ ተቀብለናል። መሬት ወርቅ በኾነባት ዱባይ እጅግ ሰፊ መሬት ለቤተ መቅደስ ግንባታ ተረክበናል። በአውሮፓም ገዳም ለመመሥረት ላይ ታች እያልን ነው። የኢትዮጵያ ቤተ ክርስቲያን በየሔደችበት ስፍራ የሚሰጣት በጸጋ የታተመች ልዩ እመቤት ናት። ይህ ደግሞ በዘመነ ኦሪት የተጀመረ መኾኑ በጣም ይደንቃል። ማንም የውጭ

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My Personal Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King- Al Mariam

My Personal Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King- Al Mariam

Al Mariam’s Commentaries Author’s Note: For more than a decade and half, I have sought to honor the work and memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) on “Martin Luther King, Jr., Day” and other occasions through op-ed pieces, interviews, lectures, speeches and campus and classroom events. When

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