Ethiopian Premier League’s (EPL) newest club Mekele City FC (M City) announced the inclusion of three new foreign players to its squad on Wednesday. The three players joining Mekele include two Ghanaians and one from Equatorial Guinea.
Hub of Africa, with the support of Vogue Talents and the Italian Embassy in Addis Ababa will showcase eight visiting designers and six established Ethiopian designers who have showcased their designs on global catwalks from October.
An exhibition celebrating the works and life of the late Ale Felegeselam has been opened at the Alliance Ethio-Française on September 8 and will stay open until November 30. 28 young artists are exhibiting their very first art works in collaboration with the Ale School of Fine Arts and Design.
Ethiopia-inspired furniture by US-based Jomo Tariku, founder of Jomo Design Furniture, and Hamere Demissie of Actuel Urban Living will be featured at this year’s International Dubai Design Week Festival in October.
Global singing sensation, The Weeknd (a.k.a. Abel Tesfaye), has cemented himself a spot in the Guinness World Records 2017 Edition, setting two new titles following the debut of his second studio album, Beauty Behind the Madness.
Grammy winning singer The Weeknd has donated 250,000 dollars to the Black Lives Matter Movement. The RnB singer made the announcement this week after his 50,000 dollars donation to the University of Toronto to establish an Ethiopian studies program.