Ramadan Of Protests As Muslims Take To Streets In Addis Ababa

Ramadan Of Protests As Muslims Take To Streets In Addis Ababa

By MISNA,Eurasiareview Published on August 6, 2013 Clashes over the weekend between Muslims and police left an unspecified number dead. According to some sites close to the opposition, Muslims called for mass demonstrations to be held on Thursday, the religious day of Eid al-Fitr that marks the end of the holy months of Ramadan, in […]

Batteries not to blame for Dreamliner jet fire

AFP, July 14, 2013 Investigators said there was no evidence to suggest that a fire onboard a Boeing 787 Dreamliner parked at London Heathrow Airport was caused by the next-generation jet’s batteries. A team from Britain’s Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) was deployed following the blaze on Friday on an Ethiopian Airlines plane, which was […]

Ethiopia sack senior official over World Cup gaffe

June 25, 2013 (Reuters) – The Ethiopian Football Federation sacked its general secretary on Monday after the African nation admitted fielding an ineligible player in a World Cup qualifier, a gaffe likely to cost the team three points. In a raucous meeting, Ethiopian soccer’s governing body voted to sack Ashenafi Ejigu but rejected the resignation […]