Ethiopia, in the Horn of Africa, is the second-most populous nation in Africa and bordered by Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Kenya, Sudan and South Sudan. Ethiopia is the oldest independent country in Africa and one of oldest in the world. It features a lot in the Bible and may well be the place where mankind originated – as it is a rich source of fossil remains of ancient humans. It is certainly the place where Frankincense and Arabica coffee originated. ethiopia
Image accompanying a memoir of a visit to the Southern Ethiopian Rift Valley
The Hapless Geologist: Southern Ethiopia
John Goldhawk   Our aid project in the Rift Valley coincided with the last years of Emperor Haile Selassie. As we had no intimation of revolution, our small team of...
Leopard in Jungle
How the Leopard got his Spots
IN the days when everybody started fair, Best Beloved, the Leopard lived in a place called the High Veldt. 'Member it wasn't the Low Veldt, or the Bush Veldt, or...