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St. George’s Cathedral: A Tribute to the Battle of Adwa

While reading volumes of books, compound by UNESCO and written by mainly African intellectuals, about African History under the title of General History of Africa, I couldn’t help being mesmerized and start highlighting sentences and paragraphs, which spoke to me … Continue reading

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PIAZZA: Addis Ababa’s Mesmeric Old Town I

Piazza is the heart of Addis Ababa and the old neighborhood which still captures the spirit of the past that invites for exploration. This picturesque Old town’s name is a legacy of the Italian Occupation (1936 – 41 G.C.), thus … Continue reading

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