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Price-tag: Easter shopping

Followers of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church are preparing to celebrate Easter, this Sunday, a week after the rest of the Christian community across the world. Finishing up the longest lent season in Ethiopian orthodox tradition — Tsome-Hudade—Easter heralds the end of the two-month vegan diet for millions of Ethiopian.

Celebrated Olympians enter a tug of war

The four time Olympic champion Mo Farah and Ethiopia’s great Olympian and celebrated entrepreneur, Haile Gerbreselassie are in a tug of war over accusations of theft that occurred inside Haile’s Yaya Village, in the outskirts of Addis Ababa.

The pain of medical internship

This week, at Arsi University, within the town of Assela, which is about 200 kilometers outside of the capital, medical interns on the verge of graduating from medical school made a rare protest.

Zayed Sustainability Prize partners with XHUB Addis

Looking to attract prospective candidates from Ethiopia for the USD 3 million prize fund,Zayed Sustainability Prize has decided to partner with xHUB Addis, one of Ethiopia’s noted incubation hubs, just in time for the upcoming 2020 edition.

Nipsey Hussle: A stolen future

NipseyHussle, the Eritrean Grammy nominated rapper and entrepreneur, was fatally shot in Los Angeles, California on Sunday March 31st 2019; he was 33 years old.

Ethiopia’s Great Run going International

Famous Ethiopian Olympian and entrepreneur, Haile Gerbreselassie is teaming up with AyesheshimTeka, an Ethiopian hotelier in South Sudan,to launch the Great South Sudanese Run, as an extension of the Ethiopian Run.

IGAD issues food insecurity crisiswarning

Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) warned that there will be a food insecurity crisis in the Greater Horn Region if the assistance needed is not provided in time, The Reporter has learnt.

USAID completes seven-year project

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the development arm of America’s Department of State has completed its seven-year-long strengthening of Human Resources for Healthcare projects in Ethiopia.

Amhara gets oxygen manufacturing plant

The Amhara Regional State inaugurated a brand new Oxygen Center in Bahir Dar on April 4, 2019, in the presence of a slew of delegates, including president Sahle-Work Zewde and Amir Aman (MD), the Minister of Health.