Ethiopia’s poet and playwright of the common people

Tsegaye Gebre-Medhin Ethiopia’s poet and playwright of the common people Yohannes Edemariam and Aida Edemariam The Guardian, Wednesday 3 May 2006 The poet and dramatist Tsegaye Gebre-Medhin, who has died aged 69, was considered Ethiopia’s poet laureate. He was one…

Amharic poems in memory of Tsegaye

  Moti Ingida ሞት እንግዳ by Nekia-Tebeb   Iri Bey Ethiopia እሪ በይ ኢትዮጵያ by Getachew Aberra   Tsegaye Hiyawu New ጸጋዬ ሕያው ነው Addis from Dallas   Bier Dehna Senbich ብዕር ደህና ሰንብች by Getachew Aberra

Last words of Ethiopian Airlines ET409 captain

Captain Habtamu Benti Negasa, the pilot in command (PIC) of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737-800 which crashed shortly after taking off from Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport on January 25, may have had a premonition of impending disaster. News of…

Repression in Gambella reported

SOCEPP: Latest reports from Gambella reveal that a number of students from the Wiburi School have been shot at and also detained in what the regime calls "attempts to disrupt the electoral process". It is to be recalled that few…

Child: U.S. Adoption Agency Bought Me

Armen Keteyian: In the last year adoptions from Ethiopia to the U.S. have skyrocketed – growing faster than any other country in the world. They have risen from 731 in 2006 to more than 2,200 last year. That’s nearly six…

“Code of Conduct”

Yelfiwos Wondaya: The document was carefully outlined, arranged and put together by the regime. And the participants signed the document to behave, act, and comply with the rules and regulations of TPLF/EPRDF. Regrettably, though it is an unfortunate episode that…