Hello - SeLAM
How are you doing? - EndeMINEH?
What is your name? - Semeh Manew?
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Ethiopia is the oldest independent state in Africa (never colonized). According to tradition, the first emperor of Ethiopia Menelik I was the son of the Biblical Queen of Sheba and King Solomon of Israel.
Location: In northeastern Africa, bordering the Red Sea.
Capital: Addis Ababa
Offical Language: Amharic
Geography: Rugged mountains and a high fertile plateau. The country's Red Sea coast ranks among the hotest places in the world
Population: 85,237,338 (Estimated 2010)
Foods: A thick spicy stew called "wat" made from meat and vegetables; eggs are oftern added. It is usually eaten with pieces of slightly sour pancake-shaped bread called "injera."
(Primary Sources) World Book Encylopedia/CIA World Factbook.