Daily Archive: August 21, 2012


Who is Hailemariam Desalegn?

Awramba Times (Washington DC) - Bereket Simon, head of government communications office has disclosed that Hailemariam Desalegn became acting prime minister and will be sworn in as prime minister after an emergency meeting of...


Meles Zenawi dies at the age of 57 [Text&Video]

By Dawit Kebede Awramba Times  (Washington DC) - Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has died at the age of 57, after a month of speculation about his death. Watch Bereket’s statement on ETV State-owned Ethiopian...


Holy Synod appoints Abune Nathnael as Caretaker Patriarch

Awramba Times(Addis Ababa) - The Ethiopian Orthodox Church Synod based in Addis Ababa has appointed Arssi Diocese Patriarch, Abune Nathaniel as caretaker patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church (EOC). The Holy Synod General Secretary and Keffa...