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Antu Yacob’s play @ Kampala

Ethiopian American playwright Antu Yacob’s play, Mourning Sun, has been selected to be staged at the 2016 Kampala International Theatre Festival in Uganda this coming November.

“In Quest For” @ Goethe Institut

A photo exhibition entitled “In Quest For” featuring the work of six emerging photographers from Addis Ababa, will be opened at the Goethe Institut on August 25.

The Weeknd donates 250k to Black Lives Matter Movement

Grammy winning singer The Weeknd has donated 250,000 dollars to the Black Lives Matter Movement. The RnB singer made the announcement this week after his 50,000 dollars donation to the University of Toronto to establish an Ethiopian studies program.

Spoken word, poetry, entertainment with Lemn

“Inspire and be inspired” is the title of a poem that renowned Ethiopian poet and author, Lemn Sissay, wrote to commemorate his installation last year as Chancellor of the University of Manchester in England.

Reggae icon Lutan Fyah @ Juventus Club

Reggae artist Anthony Martin better known as Lutan Fyah is scheduled to perform on August 13 at Juventus Club. Born in Jamaica, Lutan Fyah studied Architecture at the University of Technology, Jamiaca and played professional football before focusing on music.