Two Slave Brothers Birthed Africa’s Oldest State Church

The history of the Axum Empire and Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church. SEMERE T. HABTEMARIAM The two Christian missionaries that showed up in the ancient northeastern African...

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Why are looted Ethiopian treasures still in Britain? | Al Jazeera Stream https://youtu.be/b2B4iYuHzuA

Enduring the 81st Commemoration of February 19, 1937: Martyrs Memorial

https://youtu.be/X6fk5n3oe-A Enduring the 81st Commemoration of February 19, 1937: Martyrs Memorial

Britain’s Secret Theft of Ethiopia’s Most Wondrous Manuscripts

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By Ayele Bekerie, PhD. This year marks the 122nd anniversary of Ethiopia’s historic victory of Adwa Ethiopia (TADIAS) — In 1896, March was a historic month...

Enduring the 81st Commemoration of February 19, 1937: Martyrs Memorial Day

By Berhane Tadese February 19, 2018 Every year, on February 19, Ethiopians pay tributes to people perished on this date and honor patriots who sacrificed their...

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By Kate Bennett, CNN Washington (CNN)Barack and Michelle Obama re-emerged on the public stage Monday in Washington, only this time for an event that has nothing...

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Marcus Eliason, Associated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia has always held me in thrall. It is a cradle of prehistoric humankind. It embraced...

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WRITTEN BY Abdi Latif Dahir December 25, 2017 Quartz Africa   Ethiopia is legendary for its medieval, rock-hewn churches, the cruciform and colorful frescoes of which have attracted tourists from across the world....

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BY JEFF DIAMANT Ethiopia has the largest Orthodox Christian population outside Europe, and, by many measures, Orthodox Ethiopians have much higher levels of religious commitment than...

These vintage photos capture the lives of young Ethiopians in Addis...

BACK IN THE DAY WRITTEN BY Khanya Mtshali Three years ago, Philipp Schütz, a Swiss publisher and photographer based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, bought two books about Uganda by...

How Harlem’s Col. Hubert (Black Eagle) Julian soared to glory at...

BY JAY MAEDER NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, August 14, 2017, From Italy's standpoint, it was true, Italy had been fairly royally chiseled out of any substantive...

The Axumites – Who were they? Where are they?

A tale whose origin was perhaps Arabian or European that many of us grew up familiar with goes somewhat like this: 'A clever thief came...

Pilgrimage to Ethiopia’s 12th-century iconic churches

The World Heritage site draws visitors and pilgrims with its monolithic churches carved into the ground. Jenna Belhumeur The 11 medieval churches hewn from solid, volcanic...

One of the World’s Oldest Art Workshops Is a Cave in...

According to a new study, the Porc-Epic Cave served as a site for the continuous production of ochre powder for at least 4,500 years. Caves...

FEBRUARY 19, 1937, AFTER THE ASSASSINATION GRAZIANI IN THE MASSACRE OF...

Kidane Alemayehu An unpublished photos documenting the massacre carried out by Italian soldiers in the Ethiopian Orthodox monastery of Debre Libanos in 1937. The TG2000, the...

Colonel Goshu Wolde Historical Speech – US House of Representatives...

https://youtu.be/orod3OU3jfM Colonel Goshu Wolde Historical Speech - US House of Representatives Committee on Africa Affairs

In Ethiopia, a Search for the Lost Ark

Does the famous Ark of the Covenant actually reside in Africa? By Bill Wiatrak 3/29/2017 SOME OF MY FRIENDS CHIDE ME ABOUT MY WORLD TRAVELS and...

Go to Ethiopia for Ancient History, Jazz, and a Capital City...

by Alex Postman March 28, 2017 Head from the cradle of civilization to the new cultural hot spots of Addis Ababa. As a history nerd and seeker...

In Memory of the Founding Generation of Academic History of Ethiopia

Tsegaye Tegenu, PhD February 20, 2017 The recent departure of the well-loved Ethiopian historian, Professor Richard Pankhurst provide us the opportunity to remember the efforts of...

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Travelers Today       By    FG Dullin Anyone choosing Africa as the next continent to spend one's vacation could choose to travel in...

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