Daily Archives: October 16, 2019

Why the Borana people of Kenya and Ethiopia name their children 2 or 3 years after birth

Why the Borana people of Kenya and Ethiopia name their children 2 or 3 years after birth By THEODORA AIDOO | October 16, 2019 (Global News) — The naming ceremony of a new baby is one of the most important… Read More »

Ethiopia postpones autonomy referendum for ethnic Sidama: Fana news agency

Ethiopia postpones autonomy referendum for ethnic Sidama: Fana news agency ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia postponed by a week a referendum on self-determination for its ethnic Sidama community that would have created the country’s 10th autonomous region, Fana news agency… Read More »

Landslide kills 23 in southern Ethiopia

Landslide kills 23 in southern Ethiopia Wednesday, 16 Oct 2019 ADDIS ABABA, Oct 16 (Malaysia Mail) — Rescue workers yesterday used excavators to dig out bodies after a landslide in southern Ethiopia washed away homes and killed more than 20… Read More »