Chinese Open New Railway from Djibouti to Ethiopia
A Chinese-funded transnational rail line is now running from Djibouti City to Addis Abba.
This Ethiopian Woman Just Shattered A Long-Distance Running Record
Ethiopian runner, Genzebe Dibaba ran the fastest 2000m ever last night at Spain’s Miting International de Catalunya. This is her sixth world record.
Bob Marley In Africa
A brief history of Bob Marley’s time in Africa.
Wanna Hear Grime Verses Over Afrobeat Tracks? This ‘Afrogrime’ EP Has You Covered
French producer Ozferti mixes classic UK grime bars from with Nigerian afrobeat on his ‘Afrogrime’ EP.
These 10 Photos Offer a Taste of the Upcoming Addis Foto Fest
Abel On Abel: Ethiopia’s Absence On The Weeknd’s ‘Starboy’ & Other Thoughts
Abel Tesfaye remarked that Amharic would “definitely be key” on his next Weeknd record. It’s not.
The Weeknd is Helping Bring Back the Ancient Ethiopian Language of Ge’ez
9 African Footwear Brands You Need In These Streets
Frank Ocean’s ‘Nights’ Gets a Rework From LIMBS
The Weeknd Sampled Legendary Ethiopian Singer Aster Aweke on ‘False Alarm’
Ethiopian music legend Aster Aweke is sampled on The Weeknd’s second Starboy single, “False Alarm”…
The ‘Ilhan Omar Effect’: How a Somali-American Muslim Woman Candidate is Mobilizing Millennial Voters in Minnesota
Omar is poised to be the first Somali-American elected to a state legislature in the U.S…
Watch a Young & Radical Nelson Mandela in the Political Thriller ‘Mandela’s Gun’ Trailer
‘Mandela’s Gun’ is a political thriller based on Nelson Mandela’s 1962 “African odyssey”…