Search Submit. The colonization of Africa by the European superpowers, starting with the Portuguese conquest of Ceuta in the early 15 th century to the Scramble for Africa under the New Imperialism in the 19 th century, has been a thoroughly discussed issue. It is coupled with the Transatlantic slave trade which is still affecting people of color in varying ways even after it was abolished over years ago.
By Anouk Zijlma. These photos of Ethiopia highlight the tremendous wealth of attractions the country has to offer visitors. Travel to Ethiopia is becoming increasingly popular as people discover ancient religious and historical sights that rival those of Egypt without the tour buses.
She is an Ethiopian model, humanitarian and social activist. Her height is cm 5' 9"measurements: breast - 81 cm 32"waist - Bekele is signed with Ford Models, and has appeared on several ad campaigns for Levi's, Pantene, L'oreal, and Colgate, and has appeared in Essence, Marie Claire, Allure, Lucky and various fashion magazines.
Adopted from Ethiopia three years before, Hana was naked and severely underweight. Her head had recently been shaved, and her body bore the scars of repeated beatings with a plastic plumbing hose. Carri had originally sent Hana outside that day as a punishment, ordering her to do jumping jacks to stay warm.
Very nice blog, post more photos plz. Got me thinking of taking a trip to Ethiopia this summer man. Like it.
Mearg Tareke was born in in a small town called Adwa in Ethiopia. Mearg is sometimes called short "Magi". She began her modeling career at age
By Dave Burke For Mailonline. These stunning images from southern Ethiopia capture the moments members of the Suri tribe take part in a fighting ritual, at a time when their way of life is under threat. Warriors are seen taking part in the 'Donga', or stick fight, which has traditionally been a way men impress women and find a wife.
South African journalist Khanyi Mbau has created a buzz after nude pictures of her leaked in South Africa. All this came as she wrote on her social networking portal:. My moms womb had become too small to accommodate me and that dark little place gave me over to the light…Thirty years later this place called earth is still my home, I have been blessed enough to meet a group of people that have become my family, they some how share the same features as me and some have the same character traits.
It was an amazing experience. I had no phone or internet connection for most of the trip! That allowed me to learn more about the people and their traditions.
Last fall I had the chance to fulfill my one of my long-held dreams to visit the Omo valley and spend time with its remaining tribes. The Omo valley is in the Southern part of Ethiopia and the lack of roads and infrastructure in the area makes it very difficult to reach and to explore. Staying at two different camps over two weeks, seven of us were able to meet with four of the sixteen or so different tribal groups found in the region.