Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Ethiopia Arrests Ex-Head of Army Firm in Crackdown on Security Services

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia arrested the former head of a military-run industrial conglomerate on Tuesday and flew him in handcuffs to the capital, state media reported, a day... Read more »
Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Ethiopia appoints first female president in its modern history in latest reform

Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — Ethiopia’s Parliament on Thursday approved the East African country’s first female president, Sahle-Work Zewde, a veteran of the United Nations and the diplomatic corps. The position... Read more »
Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Ethiopia elects 1st female president; ‘sets the standard’ By ELIAS MESERET ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopian lawmakers on Thursday unanimously elected the country’s first female president, days after approving one of... Read more »
Ethiopia Elects Sahle-Work Zewde as 1st Female President

Kenya beat Ethiopia 3-0 in Afcon 2019 qualifiers

Kenya’s Harambee Stars thumped Walia Ibex of Ethiopia 3-0 in the Afcon 2019 qualifiers Group F return match at the Kasarani Stadium Sunday. Michael Olunga and Eric Johanna scored in the the... Read more »
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If your work involves or planning to work on one or more Microsoft products this is the perfect time to get free ebook downloads from Microsoft. I am talking about Microsoft Azure,... Read more »
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Former Facebook exec says social media is ripping apart society

Another former Facebook executive has spoken out about the harm the social network is doing to civil society around the world. Chamath Palihapitiya, who joined Facebook in 2007 and became its vice... Read more »
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Ethiopian Dissidents Targeted with New Commercial Spyware

Ethiopian Dissidents Targeted with New Commercial Spyware Bill Marczak – citizenlab.ca This report describes how Ethiopian dissidents in the US, UK, and other countries were targeted with emails containing sophisticated commercial spyware... Read more »
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Ethiopian Software Engineer Daniel Getachew Incorporates Bikes Into Video Gaming

An Ethiopian entrepreneur Daniel Getachew has developed a new gaming system which uses his bike as a controller. Daniel Getachew graduated from the University of Ethiopia with a masters in software engineering.... Read more »
Ethiopian Developers Tackle Waste Accumulation With Bin Sensor

Ethiopian Developers Tackle Waste Accumulation With Bin Sensor

Four Ethiopian Computer engineers have come up with a way that could revolutionize the way we deal with waste management. They are developing a bin sensor to curb the problem of waste... Read more »

Ethio Telecom beats out MTN in customer base numbers

Ethiopia’s state-owned telecoms company has beaten MTN Nigeria to become Africa’s largest in terms of mobile customer base. The firm attributes its success to an expansion drive that’s cost more than 3... Read more »