Racers’ Passion Fuels Ethiopian Motor Sport

Ermias is too much obsessed with welding extra space at the back of his Fiat 600 car at a local garage to accommodate the Fiat 128 engine he assembled for a car race on the next day he is taking part- The 2nd Addis Ababa City Circuit of Ethiopian Motor Sports Association. This is part of…

The Poet behind curtains now on stage-Sisay Ze-legehare

To those observant Ethiopian literature fans or art enthusiasts the name Sisay Ze-legehare wouldn’t be strange. You may have come across his attractive poetry verses through literary grapevine or on a friend’s notebook. Having read his poetry pieces, which surely you appreciated, the only thing you may guess of his identity remains to be his…

Sweet victory for the Ethiopian football mad folk

Unlike Ethiopia’s greatness and excellence in the world athletics, its football remains lame and incompetent in the global platform. The fact being so, the Ethiopian football fan has always had a warm heart and enthusiasm and longs to celebrate the victory and rise of Ethiopia in the international football. This keen and energetic fan, however,…

The nation mourns the death of Meles Zenawi

Early in the morning today Aug 21, 2012, Ethiopian state medias announced the death of the most prominent and decisive man in Ethiopian history. After the rotors which have been circulating in the public sphere, the death of Meles Zenawi is finally announced,to the shock and utter sadness of the nation. As it is obvious…

ሎሚ ሽታ… መጽሐፍ አንደ ፊልም

በሶልያና ሽመልስ የዚህ ጽሑፍ ዋና ቅጂ የሚገኘው በኢትዮጵያ እንዳይነበብ በታገደው የዞን ዘጠኝ ጦማር ላይ ነው:: መጀመሪያ ይህንን ጽሁፍ ለመጻፍ ስነሳ ሙሉ ለሙሉ የፊልም ተመልካች አስተያየት ብቻ እንሆነ ይቆጠርልኝ፡፡ ባለሞያነት ሲያልፍም አይነካካኝ! ባይሆን የጥበብ አፍቃሪ ዕይታ ነገር ነው በሉና ውሰዱልኝ፡፡ የአማርኛ ፊልሞች ላይ ተስፋ ከቆረጥኩ ከራርሜለሁ፡፡ ታዲያ አንድ ከሃገር ገባ ወጣ የሚል ጥበብን በምንም ሁኔታ የሚያደንቅ ወዳጄ (እየተበሳጨም…

Samson Mamo arrested

The owner of Ethiochannel newspaper and Samson Advertizing, Samson Mamo is arrested on Thursday, August 2 from his office on alleged charges. He is taken to prison and is made to stay the night there till he appears in court since the police couldn’t release him on bail. His wife Zewudinesh Taddese, manager of the…

የኢትዮ-ቻናል ጋዜጣ አሳታሚ እና ማኔጂንግ ዳይሬክተር ታሰሩ

የኢትዮ-ቻናል ጋዜጣ ማኔጂንግ ዳይሬክተርና የሳምሶን አድቨርታይዚንግ ዋና ስራ አስኪያጅ ጋዜጠኛ ሳምሶን ማሞ እና የኢትዮ-ቻናል ጋዜጣ አሳታሚ የዜድ ፕሬስ ዋና ስራ አስኪያጅ ወ/ሮ ዘውድነሽ ታደሰ ባለፈው ሐሙስ በፖሊስ ቁጥጥር ስር ዋሉ፡፡ ወደ 6 የሚሆኑ መለዮ የለበሱና ሲቪል የላንቻ ፖሊስ ጣቢያ አባላት ጋዜጠኛ ሳምሶን ማሞን አስገድደው የያዙት ሐሙስ ማለዳ ወደ ቢሮው በሚገባበት ወቅት ነበር፡፡ የኢትዮ-ቻናል ጋዜጣ ዋና…

I didn’t visit you for I was sick

“One long ailing man who wished to be visited by his friends and relatives spent the time of his sickness alone without any visitor until he recovered. Then after, he went to every of his friends and relatives with a gift of vegetables satirically saying, ‘I didn’t visit you for I was sick’” Limenih Taddese…

Frenchs’ guarding language from all ills

Most political leaders struggle to speak fluently in a foreign tongue. Only the exceptional manage to mangle their own. Step forward France’s president Nickolas Sarkozy. Last year in a written parliamentary question, Francois Loncle, an opposition deputy, said the president “mistreated” the French language with his endless grammatical slips and “vulgar expressions”. He urged the…

Bewketu pens a new novel

Bewketu Seyoum, the renowned author and poet who achieved a wide acceptance and recognition to be a celebrated literary star of the time has released a new novel entitled “Megbatna Mewtat: Keastenagaju Mastawosha Yetekenechebe” (In and Out: Excerpts from the Waiter’s notebook.) Set in a café called Beethoven in a German cultural instititute, the novel…