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Ethiopia Geology

Ethiopia Geology

According to topschoolsintheusa, the geological formations that make up the soil of Ethiopia are the following: 1. The basement of archaic crystalline rocks (granites, syenites, gneisses and phyllites) which are considerably folded and emerge in a strip on the eastern slopes of the Tigrè plateau, of the ‘Amhara (Amḥārā, Amārā), of the Goggiam up to the borders of the Scioa. More widely these rocks extend on the western slope, especially in the Walleggà (Wållaggā) (where they contain considerable concentrations of…

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Ethiopia Religion and Military

Ethiopia Religion and Military

Religion. – The prevalent religion in Ethiopia is Christian, in the form of Monophysitism: it is the state religion (see below). Islamism follows in importance. Initially introduced in coastal localities (Dahlac, Massawa, Zeila, Berbera, etc.), it spread inland, especially among non-Semitic-speaking populations, for whom its adoption was also a means of distinguishing and oppose the Abyssinians, who oppressed and fought them. Especially the coastal populations or those in contact with the coast (Begia, Saho, Danachili, Somali) have long been Muslim;…

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Valley on the Lower Reaches of the Awash River (World Heritage)

Valley on the Lower Reaches of the Awash River (World Heritage)

The valley is home to one of the most important paleontological sites in Africa. The more than 4 million year old finds are an important link in the human family tree. Outstanding are the fossil remains of “Lucy”, an Australopithecus afarensis, discovered in 1974. Valley on the lower reaches of the Awash River: facts Official title: Valley on the lower reaches of the Awash River Cultural monument: In the desert-like landscape of the Lower Awash Valley, 3.5 million year old…

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Ethiopia Guide

Ethiopia Guide

Ethiopia – country information Country name Ethiopia Official name Ethiopia Capital Addis Ababa continent Africa Area 1,104,300 km Population 86 613 986 (2013) The highest mountains Ras Dashan 4620 km Longest rivers Abaj (Blue Nile) 2900 km (in the country 1600 km) State system a transitional government with a unicameral legislature The biggest cities Addis Ababa (Capital) 2,150,000, Diredawa 160,000, Gonder 130,000 Official language Amharic Ethnicity/National Composition Amhara 37.7%, Oromo 35.3%, Tigrinya 8.6%, Gurag 3.3%, Omet 2.7%, Sidam 2.4%, Tigre…

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Travel in Ethiopia

Travel in Ethiopia

In Ethiopia, the people, history, culture and landscape are the main attractions. According to Countryaah, 83 different languages ​​are spoken in the country with population of 114,963,599 and anthropologists classify Ethiopia as one of three countries with the most tribal cultures. Here you will not miss the Orthodox monasteries on the islands of the great Lake Tana, castles and castles in Gondar, the buried stone churches in Lalibela or the legend of the Holy Grail in Aksum. Those who are interested…

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