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  • The Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in London welcomes and commends the unanimous decision by the Trustees of the National Army Museum to return locks of hair belonging to Ethiopia’s Emperor Tewodros II, which were removed by a member of the British Expeditionary Force led by Field Marshal Robert Cornelius Napier after the Emperor chose to commit suicide rather than surrender at the battle of Maqdala in 1868
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    As part of Billboard's Black History Month celebration, we've asked Black artists spanning all genres to compile their own unique playlist exclusive to Billboard's Spotify account. Each song they've chose represents their love for the culture across the diaspora -- from childhood favorites to songs that make them feel free. Today, Motown Records president and executive vp of Capitol Music Group Ethiopia Habtemariam shares her soundtrack.
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    Ethiopia PM Abiy Ahmed to host a fundraising dinner Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will be hosting a fundraising dinner to help secure $1bn (£750m) for infrastructure projects in the capital.
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    Princess Sara Gizaw, Dowager Duchess of Harar is the widow of Prince Makonnen, Duke (Mesfin) of Harar and second son of Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia. She was born in 1929. Her father was Gizaw Abera, a former Nibure Id of Axum, and her paternal grandfather was Dejazmach Abera Tedla.
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    The debate has been raging for the past eight years: Which African leader was the greater pioneer of Pan-Africanism – Ghanaian President Kwame Nkrumah or monarch and semi-deity Emperor Haile Selassie? Finally, both have been honoured with commemorative statues at the headquarters of the African Union.
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    Roads to peace: EU supports reconnecting Eritrea and Ethiopia Brussels, 8 February 2019 Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica is visiting Eritrea today, where he launches an initial €20 million project to rebuild the road connection between the Ethiopian border and Eritrean ports. During his visit, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica meets with the President of Eritrea Isaias Afwerki to discuss the situation in the region and explore ways for the EU and Eritrea to step up political relations and dialogue on matters of concern to both sides.
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    የአማራ ብሔራዊ ንቅናቄ (አብን) ጥር 28/2011 ዓ.ም ከብሔራዊ ምርጫ ቦርድ የምዝገባ የምስክር ወረቀት ተሰጥቶታል። የተመዘገበውም ሀገራዊ ሆኖ ነው። የንቅናቄው የሕዝብ ግንኙነት ኃላፊ አቶ ክርስቲያን ታደለ ለአማራ ብዙኃን መገናኛ ድርጅት እንደተናገሩት የአብን የፖለቲካ አድማስ በክልል ብቻ የታጠረ ባለመሆኑ ነው በሀገር አቀፍ ደረጃ የተመዘገበው። ይህም ከሌሎች ሕዝቦች ጋር ተቀራርቦ ለመሥራት ያስችላል ነው ያሉት አቶ ክርስቲያን። በኢትዮጵያ በተለያዩ አካባቢዎች የሚኖሩ አማራዎችን ለመድረስ እንዲቻል ማድረግም ሌላውም ምክንያት ሆኖ ቀርቧል።
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    Muluneh was born in Ethiopia in 1974 but spent much of her childhood abroad, in Yemen, the U.K. and Canada. She moved to the United States and studied at Howard University in Washington, later becoming a photojournalist at The Washington Post. She credits African-American mentors like Chester Higgins Jr., a former staff photographer for the New York Times, for making her believe in the importance of telling untold stories.
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    Next Week members of the delegation will attend several events in different Ethiopian regions, including a series of musical concerts in the cities of Adama, Bahir Dar, Hawassa and Addis Ababa.
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