Daily Archive: June 2, 2012


Ethiopian athlete banned for 2 years

Associated Press (MONACO) — Ethiopian distance runner Ezkyas Sisay has been banned for two years after testing positive for EPO at last year’s New York City Marathon. The IAAF and U.S. Anti-Doping Agency say...


Hosni Mubarak of Egypt Sentenced to Life

Awramba Times (Washngton DC) – Egypt’s ex- ruler, Hosni Mubarak has been sentenced to life in prison after a court convicted him on charges of complicity in the killing of protesters during last year’s...


Bole Airport Start Self-service Check-ins

User’s switch to the new technology begins slowly due to unfamiliarity By ELLENI ARAYA (FORTUNE) Bole International Airport launched self check-in services starting from last week in order to ease long lines at check-in...


Journey of a jazz prodigy

By Liza Power It is 3:00 am in Addis Ababa and Samuel Yirga is padding around his bedroom listening to Ethiopian folk tunes. The 25-year-old pianist doesn’t keep regular hours. He goes to bed...



‹‹ጩኸታችንን ፈጽሞ ሊሰማ ባለመቻሉ በጣም እያበሳጨን ነው፤›› ኢንጅነር ፍቃዱ ኃይሌ የአዲስ አበባ መንገዶች ባለሥልጣን ዋና ሥራ አስኪያጅ ሚድሮክ ኮንስትራክሽን ኩባንያ የሚገነባቸውን የመንገድ ፕሮጀክቶች በተገቢው ጊዜ አለማስረከቡን በማስመልከት ለሪፖርተር ጋዜጣ ከሰጡት አስተያየት የተወሰደ