Ethiopia appoint Belgian Saintfiet as head coach

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia have appointed former Zimbabwe and Namibia manager Tom Saintfiet as coach in place of Briton Iffy Onuora, who was sacked last month on “disciplinary grounds”. The 38-year…

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Is the World Growing Honest?

By Alemayehu G. Mariam Is the World Growing Honest or Doomsday Near? I encountered the tantalizing headline unexpectedly: “Bold Words From British Government Representative”. Britain’s Ambassador to Ethiopia, Norman Ling, said: We…

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Encounter with gelgel Woyanes

By Yilma Bekele It is only four weeks ago when a few of us drove down from Oakland to San Jose to attend the Public Hall meeting called by the Ethiopian Government.…

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Deriba Merga saddened by loss of Sammy Wanjiru

Ethiopian was beaten by fallen Kenyan in Beijing Olympic, Fukuoka, London Marathons By Sabrina Yohannes, Special to Universal Sports NEW YORK — When Kenya’s Samuel Wanjiru won his debut marathon in Fukuoka…

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Deriba Merga saddened by loss of Sammy Wanjiru

Ethiopian was beaten by fallen Kenyan in Beijing Olympic, Fukuoka, London Marathons By Sabrina Yohannes, Special to Universal Sports NEW YORK — When Kenya’s Samuel Wanjiru won his debut marathon in Fukuoka…

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