Ethiopia stowaway gets to Sweden in airliner’s hold

BBC Published on August 14,2014 An Ethiopian man hoping to get asylum in Sweden has been found in the hold of an airliner after a flight from Addis Ababa to Stockholm. He was handed over to Swedish police after a medical check at Arlanda airport. His health is said to be good. The hold of […]

Ethiopia : Barrack Obama in Addis Ababa for three days visit

July 26,2015 US president Barrack Obama arrived at Bole International Air Port, Addis Ababa,a few hours ago to a cloudy sky marked with rainbow, something Ethiopians tend to relate to spirituality. In fact, rainbow is called “Ye Maryam Mekenet” literally a long scarf like piece used by the Virgin Mary. Obama left for Addis earlier […]

Ethiopia : Dr Birhanu Nega met Ethiopian rebels in Eritrea

July 20,2015 After a week or so of rumor, it’s confirmed that Dr. Birhanu Nega, Chairman of Ginbot 7 movement, is in Eritrea. Dr. Birhanu was elected as mayor of Addis Ababa during the 2005 Ethiopian election and was then thrown to jail along with other members of Kinijit opposition coalition leaders who swept the […]