Meet Ogo Sow Mr Africa in America

Ogo Sow, a native of Senegal is a broadcast journalist and host of the first African émigré and expatriate radio program in the United States. Sow’s radio show, “Mr Africa Live,” features news, in-depth interviews, and African music and can be listened to in English, French, Creole and Wolof. Affectionately known in America as “Mr. Africa,” Sow is also a senior […]

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South Africa: Cucina trading, spur corporation to open franchise restaurant in Ethiopia

The South African based international restaurant chain Spur Corporation signed a contract with Ethiopian Cucina Trading Plc. paving the way for the international franchise restaurant to be opened within six months. On April 14, 2015 the two companies signed the franchise agreement at Hilton Hotel. Cucina Trading will own the restaurant and Spur Corporation will be in charge of its […]

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Ethiopia: New Faces of Pride

By Girma Feyissa Traditional Ethiopia had given running down to young errand boys or even canines. But modern Ethiopia scaled it up to school level. I remember runners like Negussie Roba, Makonnen Dori, Hussien Roble, Ketebo Dissasa, Haile Boru and Belete Awoke were popular names often heard at the same old stadium during inter-school meets when I was a student […]

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Ethiopia: Airport Expansion Project Cost Rises by $115m

The Bole International Airport expansion project, which was planned at a cost of 225 million dollars, is now costing up to 340 million dollars as the scope of the construction has been stretched. The construction, which was first planned to be completed in two phases, began with 225 million dollars secured by loan from the Export Import Bank of China […]

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Ethiopia, risen from the ashes

A safe country for tourists, well managed with a young educated workforce and a culture that runs much deeper than old headlines suggest By Gary Quinn I’m crazy about Ethiopia. It’s exciting and elegant and stuffed full of history and drama. It offers vast distances between its remarkable tourist sites so, for a traveller like me who wants to get lost […]

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Ethiopia, linking up Africa through air

Ethiopia is a country that holds allure for so many people all over the world. It has an enchanting rich history. Strategically located in East Africa, Ethiopia is a country that has been able to harness its advantageous location and make itself almost indispensable to other African countries as a link to the rest of the world.  For more than […]

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