Eskinder Mamo and Amanuel Abrha met during their IT-studies in Germany. After graduation they returned to Ethiopia and developed "Fidel": The app prepares students for exams and quizzes and teaches Math and English.
Robin Hood and Cinderella are certainly wonderful children's stories - but can the children in Ethiopia or other parts of the world really identify with them? After founding Midako Publishing, Ethiopian author Tsion Kiros launched her own series of children's books. The stories are set in Ethiopia and the characters have local names.
The members of the Africa Refugee Cycling Team share one thing in common, a deep passion for cycling even after fleeing Eritrea. The sport inspires them to reach for greater heights despite the many obstacles they face as refugees.
When a girl is in trouble, three ordinary Ethiopian girls transform into hooded, flying superheroes with magic powers. The comic series, Tibeb Girls, has managed to put spotlight on the lives of Ethiopian women and girls and has found a way of taking on societal taboos topics.
Got an opinion about the stories making headlines? Send us a text at +49-160-9575 9510. International SMS charges apply. Please make sure to include your name and your country. We will sample your texts in our show.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version