Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas at Blue Nile Restaurant in Ottawa

Mihret Adelahu of the Blue Nile Restaurant shares her kitfo recipe for the 12th day of Christmas

Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas at Blue Nile Restaurant in Ottawa

CBC News January 6,2016 Christmas might be over for many Christians, but for the city’s Orthodox celebrants, the festivities are just beginning. Apart from being able to buy gifts at Boxing Day prices, for many, including Ethiopian Orthodox Christians, there’s also the payoff of ending a 40-day fast on Jan. 6, their Christmas Eve. Read […]

Ethiopians protested in Ottawa,Canada

Ethiopians protested in Ottawa,Canada

September 25,2016 Ethiopians protesting in Ottawa,Canada. Video credit : ESAT Ethiopians protested in Ottawa opposing killings of civilians in Ethiopia. ____ borkena Share. Comment. Like us on facebook. Follow us on twitter. Subscribe to YouTube channel.

Amnesty begs PM get involved in Ethiopean-Canadian’s plight behind bars

Toronto Sun By Hal Roberts, National Bureau February 4,2015 OTTAWA – Amnesty International wants Prime Minister Stephen Harper to pressure Ethiopia to release a Canadian serving a life sentence there on allegations he helped a banned political organization. Bashir Makhtal, a Canadian citizen, was born in Ethiopia. He was working as information technologist with CIBC […]

Ottawa : Soldier, security guard shot in Parliament Hill attack

A Canadian soldier and a security guard were shot in Ottawa. Toronto Star By Les Whittington Ottawa Bureau reporter, Joanna Smith Ottawa Bureau reporte October 22, 2014 OTTAWA — A gunman opened fire at the National War Memorial, wounding a soldier, then moved to nearby Parliament Hill and wounded a security guard before he was […]