Ethiopia Celebrates International Women’s Day (IWD)

Ethiopia celebrated International Women’s Day (IWD) for the 46th time under the theme “I am the protector of my sister” today. International Women’s Day is annually held on March 8 to celebrate women’s achievements throughout history and across nations. Ethiopia has marked the day with various events across the country today. President Sahlework Zewde celebrated […]

Embassy colourfully celebrates International Women’s Day on March 8

The Embassy of Ethiopia in Brussels colorfully celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8, 2022, under the national theme, this year ,”I am the guardian of my sister”. Ambassador Hirut Zemene has noted, this year, H.E. president Sahelework Zewdie has celebrated women in the armed forces for their remarkable deed to safeguard their motherland. She […]

Ethiopian Diaspora, Foreign Tourists Join Spectacular Epiphany Festival in Gondar

A huge number of Ethiopian Diaspora and foreign tourists have joined the special Timket (Epiphany) festival celebration in the historic city of Gondar in Ethiopia’s Amhara region today. The participation of the Diaspora, foreign tourists and hundreds of thousands of Ethiopian Orthodox Church followers as well as people from other religions in the huge gathering […]

PM Abiy Extends Best Wishes for Timket Festival

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has today extended best wishes to Ethiopian Christians upon the celebration of the Timket festival, (Ethiopian Epiphany) which commemorates baptism of Jesus Christ in River Jordan. In his message, the premier said that one of the magnificent stories of God’s love for mankind is demonstrated when he was baptized by John […]

Most Essential Ethiopian Holiday of the Year for Public Gathering

Unlike many holidays observed indoor, the Ethiopian Epiphany (Timket) is celebrated openly and outdoors which always brings together numerous people from home and abroad. In contrast to celebrations of holidays like New Year’s Day, X-Mas in Ethiopia that are usually observed in-doors with families, friends and relatives getting together for the festive season, Timket is […]

Ghana’s Most Beautiful Pageant Norgbe Arrives in Addis Ababa

Ghana’s most beautiful pageant medical doctor who once represented Ethiopia, the land of origin in the ‘week of Africa, Setor Abra Norgbe, has arrived in Addis Ababa to celebrate Ethiopian Christmas in this ancient country. Upon her arrival at Bole International Airport tonight, Norgbe told journalists that she came to visit Ethiopia and celebrate Ethiopian […]