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Mengistu Haile Mariam

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 8 months ago | disasters-news

Mengistu Haile Mariam (መንግስቱ ኃይለ ማርያም, pronounced [mənɡɨstu haylə maryam]) (born 21 May 1937) is a politician who was formerly the most prominent officer of the Derg, the Communist military junta that governed Ethiopia from 1974 to 1987, and the...
Views: 18,308 | News Stories: 32 | Blog Posts: 31 | 41 | 24 | 2
 
Bill Laswell

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 1 year ago | entertainment-news

Bill Laswell (born February 12, 1955 in Salem, Illinois and raised in Albion, Michigan) is an American bassist, producer and record label owner.
Views: 215 | News Stories: 31 | Blog Posts: 29 | 78 | 34 | 0
 
Mulatu Astatke

Jīmma :: Ethiopia | 1 year ago | entertainment-news

Mulatu Astatke (born 1943; surname sometimes spelled Astatqé on French-language releases, and ሙላቱ አስታጥቄ in his native Amharic) is an Ethiopian musician and arranger best known as the father of Ethio-jazz.
Views: 159 | News Stories: 31 | Blog Posts: 30 | 69 | 69 | 0
 
Derartu Tulu

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 8 months ago |

Derartu Tulu (born March 21, 1972 in Bekoji, Arsi, Ethiopia) is an Ethiopian long distance track, road and marathon athlete.
Views: 967 | News Stories: 31 | Blog Posts: 32 | 51 | 36 | 0
 
Meles Zenawi

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 8 months ago | political-news

Meles Zenawi Asres (Ge'ez: መለስ ዜናዊ አስረስ Mäläs Zenawi Äsräs; born 8 May 1955) has been the Prime Minister of Ethiopia since 1995. He was President of Ethiopia from 1991 to 1995. Since 1985, he has been chairman of the...
Views: 4,742 | News Stories: 31 | Blog Posts: 38 | 138 | 135 | 0
 
James Bruce

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 1 year ago | technology-news

James Bruce (14 December 1730 – 27 April 1794) was a Scottish traveller and travel writer who spent more than a dozen years in North Africa and Ethiopia, where he traced the origins of the Blue Nile.
Views: 418 | News Stories: 18 | Blog Posts: 17 | 16 | 29 | 0
 
Mohamed Amin

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 1 year ago | entertainment-news

Mohamed "Mo" Amin (29 August 1943 – 23 November 1996) was a Kenyan photojournalist noted for his pictures and videotapes of the Ethiopian famine.
Views: 269 | News Stories: 8 | Blog Posts: 18 | 13 | 29 | 0
 
Donald Johanson

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 1 year ago | technology-news

Donald Carl Johanson (born June 28, 1943) is an American paleoanthropologist. Along with Maurice Taieb and Yves Coppens, he is known for discovering the fossil of a female hominid australopithecine known as "Lucy" in the Afar Triangle region of Hadar,...
Views: 91 | News Stories: 7 | Blog Posts: 2 | 0 | 14 | 0
 
Nega Mezlekia

Addis Ababa :: Ethiopia | 1 year ago | entertainment-news

Nega Mezlekia (born 1958) is an Ethiopian writer who writes in English. His first language is the Amharic language, but since the 1980s he has lived in Canada so speaks and writes in English.
Views: 42 | News Stories: 0 | Blog Posts: 0 | 0 | 18 | 0
 
Ali Birra

Dirē Dawa :: Ethiopia | 1 year ago | entertainment-news

Ali Birra (born 1950) is a famous Oromo singer, composer, poet and nationalist. He was born in Lagaharre village in the city of Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.
Views: 292 | News Stories: 0 | Blog Posts: 0 | 0 | 7 | 0
 

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