Ethiopian Paralympian makes anti-government gesture

Monday 12th of September 2016 03:15:17 PM  |  Diretube

Ethiopian Paralympic runnerTamiruDemisse crossed his arms above his head in a political protest as he went over the finish line in Rio. Tamiru came in second in his 1500m T13 race for visually impaire…


Ethiopia Pardon Prisoners

Saturday 10th of September 2016 05:49:47 PM  |  Diretube

In Kality, 56 political prisoners and many others were told that they are ‘pardoned’ and will be released on the Ethiopian new year eve, Saturday – 9 Sep 2016. Of these, 31 prisoners were jailed…


Airport taxi drivers complain of bias

Saturday 10th of September 2016 05:36:58 PM  |  Diretube

The Addis Ababa Bole Airport Yellow Taxi Services Association said that a tax privilege they were given previously is now transferred to a single person. The more than 400 cab drivers stated that the…


RIDE to Launch a premium internet based taxi hailing service

Saturday 10th of September 2016 09:57:06 AM  |  Diretube

Ethiopian Taxi-hailing and booking service RIDE, provided by the technology company Hybrid Designs PLC, on Friday said it would re-launch a premium internet based taxi hailing service in Addis Ababa t…


836 City Cabs Start Service in Addis

Saturday 10th of September 2016 07:47:09 AM  |  Diretube

The Ministry of Transport announces up to 836 imported city cabs in Addis Ababa officially started service today. The ministry said the starting of this taxi service is part of its measures to moderni…


SEPDM Slams the Dismissal of Shiferaw Shegutie

Saturday 10th of September 2016 07:45:19 AM  |  Diretube

The ruling EPRDF’s member Party Southern Ethiopia Peoples Democratic Movement/SEPDM/ refutes rumors about the dismissal of its leader and key party member Shiferaw Shigutie from his position of the…


Volkswagen Signed a Deal to Use Kenyan Vehicle Manufacturers

Saturday 10th of September 2016 07:41:24 AM  |  Diretube

On Wednesday, Volkswagen signed a deal to use the Kenya Vehicle Manufacturers plant in Thika to assemble its car models beginning with the Volkswagen Vivo. The announcement follows closely in the wake…


Ethiopian Migrants Survived the Recent Car Accident Transferred to Lusaka

Saturday 10th of September 2016 07:38:20 AM  |  Diretube

Twelve (12) of the Fourteen (14) Ethiopians who survived the fatal accident which occurred on 29th August, 2016 along the Mbala-Nakonde Road killing three (03) foreigners were on Wednesday, 7th Septem…


S.Sudan Official said the Country Seeks to Improve Cross Border Trade Ties with Ethiopia

Saturday 10th of September 2016 05:05:04 AM  |  Diretube

South Sudan is seeking avenues to bolster trade ties with Ethiopia through reopening of trade corridors and construction of new roads linking the two countries, an official said. Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth,…


A Motion Condemn Ethiopian Government Presented in the New Zealand Parliament

Saturday 10th of September 2016 04:52:08 AM  |  Diretube

Ethiopian origin New Zealanders welcome a motion read in Parliament today that challenges the Ethiopian governments killing of civilians. One hundred Ethiopian kiwis and supporters marched from Civic…