Archives for: "April 2010, 11"

Eritrea - LA Singer Combines Rap with Eritrean Roots

April 11th, 2010
Rapper Sandman Nigus Eritrea - LA Singer Combines Rap with Eritrean Roots VOA Eritrean-American rap singer Sador Fesehaye has lived in Los Angeles since the age of 7, but he has not forgotten his Eritrean heritage. In some of his songs he mixes Tigrigna… more »

Global Leader Group Calls for Release of Ethiopian Opposition Leader - Listen

April 11th, 2010
Global Leader Group Calls for Release of Ethiopian Opposition Leader - Listen VOA News An international group of young entrepreneurs, advocates and journalists has signed a petition calling for the "unconditional release of Ethiopian opposition leader… more »

Amnesty attacks UK no-torture pacts with Ethiopia

April 11th, 2010
UK worst in Europe for reliance on 'no torture' deals for deportations - new report Amnesty International The UK has today been singled out for heavy criticism in a new report from Amnesty International on the practice among European countries of… more »

Ethiopians Tadesse Tola and Atsede Baysa won the 34th Paris marathon on Sunday

April 11th, 2010
Ethiopian Tadesse Tola crosses the finnish line of the 34th Paris Marathon. Tola and Atsede Baysa won the 34th Paris marathon on Sunday. (AFP/Jacques Demarthon) Atsede Baysa PARIS — Ethiopians Tadesse Tola and Atsede Baysa won the 34th Paris marathon on… more »

Three-Day U.S. Conference Spotlights Ethiopia’s Future

April 11th, 2010
Three-Day U.S. Conference Spotlights Ethiopia’s Future By Peter Clottey VOA News A three-day conference that focused on good governance, peace and security as well as sustainable development in Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa ended over the weekend in… more »