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Kitwa Ejigu Ethiopian American scientist


Kitwa Ejigu Ethiopian American scientist Kitaw Ejigu (Amharic: ክታው አጅጉ; February 25, 1948 – January 13, 2006) was an Ethiopian-American scientist who worked for NASA as Chief of Spacecraft and Satellite Systems engineer. He was also a political leader. Kitaw was born in Bonga, Kaffa, Ethiopia. He attended the Miazia 27th High School in Jimma. […]

ኢትዮጵያ በታሪኳ ለመጀመሪያ ጊዜ 3 ም/ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴሮችን አስተናገደች፣


ከዚህ በፊት የኢትዮጵያ ሳተላይት ቴሌቪዥን (ኢሳት) እና የተለያዩ ድህረገጾች ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴር ሐይለማርያም ደሳለኝ ሦሥት ም/ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴሮች እንደሚኖራቸውና ሃገሪቱንም በቡድን እንደሚመሩዋት መገለጹ የሚታወቅ ነው። ከዚያም ተያይዞ ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴር ሐይለማርያም ደሳለኝ ሁለት ተጨማሪ ም/ጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴሮችን እና አንድ ወሳኝና ቁልፍ የውጪ ጉዳይ ሚኒስቴርነቱን ቦታ ለህወሓት በማስረከብ አጸድቀዋል። ዛሬ የሕዝብ ተወካዮች ም/ቤት በጠቅላይ ሚኒስቴር ሐይለማርያም ደሳለኝ የቀረበውን የካቢኔ አባላት […]

Kaffa woman smile – Ethiopia


Kaffa woman smile – Ethiopia She was making her new hairstyle…. Kaffa people are named after the Kingdom of Kaffa which was a state in what is now Ethiopia. This old kingdom (which capital city was Bonga) was actually inhabited by four main ethnic subgroups. Kaffa (or Kafficho) refers to the common omotic language these […]

Stop sending Ethiopian asylum seeking journalists to Kality: Johan Persson


First of all I would like to thank Johan Persson and Martin Schibbye for living up to your promises you made to our colleagues at Kality’s prison. Persson made the above call to the Swedish migration authorities at the annual grand Swedish journalists prize ceremony held yesterday evening here in Stockholm which was organized by […]

Ethiopian Asylum Seekers Demonstrate in Oslo Norway against the Dictatorial Regime in Ethiopian October18,2012


Ethiopian Asylum Seekers Demonstrate in Oslo Norway against the Dictatorial Regime in Ethiopian October 18,2012. Ethiopian Asylum Seekers Association in Norway. The Ethiopians who has been living in Norway held a protest demonstration against the dictatorial regime in Ethiopia for about two hours on October 18, 2012. The march started after a speech by representative […]

Kingdom of Kaffa


The Kingdom of Kaffa (c.1390–1897) was an early modern state located in what is now Ethiopia, with its capital at Bonga. The Gojeb River formed its northern border, beyond which lay the Gibe kingdoms; to the east the territory of the Konta and Kullo peoples lay between Kaffa and the Omo River; to the south […]

The Manjo/Menja : Ethiopia


By T, Staffer of De Birhan Media 29 October 2012 Prejudice, stereotype and discrimination, however rich, educated and self actualized one might be, disillusion the person, if victimized. Aside with skin color, ethnic, religious and other types of discrimination experienced in most parts of the world in this day and age, one form of discrimination […]