The band Yegna has been inspiring Ethiopia and has even been nicknamed Ethiopia’s Spice Girls. Yegna is engage in the fight for women's rights. But recently it has lost its UK aid funding after a negative press campaign.
Ethiopia’s film-industry produces one romantic TV comedy after the other, but that isn’t all the country has to offer. A lucky few young filmmakers get a spot at the Blue Nile Academy where they learn how to produce films for the big screen on a shoe-string budget.
Robin Hood and Cinderella are certainly wonderful children's stories - but can the children in Ethiopia identify with them? Ethiopian author Tsion Kiros launched her own series of children's books, which are set in in Ethiopia
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.
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