· April, 2006

Stories about Ethiopia from April, 2006

Ethiopia's bloggers tackle bomb blasts and fasting

  7 April 2006

Ethiopia's bloggers turned reporters and detectives as a series of mysterious blasts rocked the country's capital Addis Ababa. No one was injured in a small explosion outside a coffee processing plant this afternoon. But at least one person died after a bomb tore apart the back of a commuter minibus...

Ethiopia: Banking

  4 April 2006

Addis Ababa Rocking Fun Zone posts on the banking sector in Ethiopia which he believes may be growing as the ordinary person on the street begins to use banks. This has helped fuel investment and maybe one contributory factor to the huge amount of construction work taking place in the...

Ethiopia: Why TED said no to Bono

  3 April 2006

Ethiopundit comments on “Why TED said no to Bono” who had requested that every hospital in Ethiopia be connected to the internet. EP does a brief roundup of various comments from other bloggers on the subject.