Wolaita, Culturally Diverse People

Wolaita Soddo from Mount Damot

A Very Cultural Inspirational Wolaytigna Music by  Bunge Burunje, ‘Bonchisyay Chawa’


Wolayta Culutral Music, ‘Nu Bitta Worqa Mayzana’

A statue of a woman dressed in Wolaita cultural cloth, at Wolaita Cultural Museum

Before the integration of Ethipia, Wolaita was amongest the most dominant kingdoms in the south and south western Ethiopia. The heritage of the Wolaita kingdom is widely observed in the southern and centeral south parts of Ethiopia. After the most bloody war of intergration in Ethiopian history, between the last king of Wolaita and the conquering emperor  Menilik II, Wolaita  joined the union at the end of 1800.

Wolaita Documentary from ERTA


Ethiopian News Medias Sources

Ethiopian Radio and Television

Ethiopian Reporter

Ethiopian Satelite TV

EBS Broadcasting

Ethiopian Review

Voice of America, Amharic News

Nazret, Ethiopian News


FBC, Fana Broadcasting Corporate

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3 Responses to Wolaita, Culturally Diverse People

  1. Terefe Tadesse Bakalo says:

    I want to join your website!

    • admin says:

      Hello Mr.Bakalo, thanks for your visit. You are quite welcome to join! Just write me a mail through a contact address on the top right page.

  2. Bill Graff says:

    This is an excellent site for those curious about Wolaita. It would be helpful for me if the documentary was available in English. Keep up the god work.

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