Archive for December, 2010

Ethiopia stun Zambia to reach semi-finals

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

By MUTWIRI MUTUOTA Ethiopia stunned guests and favourites Zambia 2-1 to reach the semi-finals of this year’s Cecafa Tusker Cup after a mouth-watering match here, yesterday. The Walya Antelopes scored their goals through Tesfaye Alebachew in the 18th and Omod Okwury in the 21st minutes, while Felix Sunzu pulled one back ...

In short, lessons from Mom

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Tom Sietsema Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, December 1, 2010 Even by Ethiopian standards, the menu at Merkamo in Springfield is concise, with fewer than a dozen dishes altogether.

Onuora embracing Ethiopian challenge

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Despite being one of Africa's first football powers, Ethiopia have failed to make an impact on the continental scene for quite some time. After winning just the third CAF Africa Cup of Nations in 1962 and riding a crest through the 1960s, the east African country has failed to reach ...