Lost in the Shadows: Culture and Arts in Addis and COVID-19

It is quite hard to remember that roughly 3-months ago Addis used to host dozens of events in a multitude of themes every day. The booming sector saw thousands of young, passionate Ethiopians and expats joining the industry every month bringing the much-needed colorfulness to the city which prides itself as an African capital. This all came to a screeching halt since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak...

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Stay Safe Ethiopia

The Ethiopian Great Run launched the ‘Stay Safe Ethiopia’ campaign in light of these issues and registrations for the virtual run started early May.

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A Trip to Ankober

The view was breathtaking. Ankober was serene, the air was fresh. The trees were very big, tall and ancient. The green engulfed everything, the trees, the rocks and the land. It was a sight for sore eyes. Even the ground felt soft underneath.

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Diplomatic Bazaar

On the 7th of December, in the early morning chill, there was a long queue of people waiting for “the event” to commence and most were anxious to get in…

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