Ethiopian Airlines offers 100,000 Diasporas a 20% discount for the second homecoming event. The Eid Homecoming invites Diasporas to celebrate this years’ Eid al-Fitr to Eid al-Adha with their family and friends living in Ethiopia. The discount is offered for both business and economy class tickets. The discount is valid for bookings made until April 21 for travel from April 25 to May 15. This homecoming event aims to enhance bilateral relations with the Middle Eastern countries and promote Ethiopia’s place in Islamic history.
The Eid Homecoming is the second homecoming event hosted by Ethiopia. The first was the Great Ethiopian Homecoming initiated by the Prime Minister. The event invited one million Diasporas worldwide to celebrate Ethiopian Christmas on January 7, 2022.
Rosa Okeke wins the James Currey Prize for African Literature
Rose Okeke, a Nigerian writer, wins the James Currey Prize for African Literature 2022. Rose wins the £1000 award for her novel, ""Child of the Corn."" beating other shortlisted novels from 3 African countries. She also became an Oxford University fellow. The James...