Adwa – Emperor Menelik II Calls Ethiopia to Arms
The Ethiopian Emperor Menelik II called out to all Ethiopians to come and “help [him]” repel a foreign invader come to destroy their independence and liberty.
“The call to arms doesn’t mention RELIGION nor RACE. The Emperor made a call for all Ethiopians to answer.” – Daniel Mamo, Historical Researcher, Addis Ababa University.
Fana TV’s inspirational video highlights brief explanations from Dr. Ahmed Hassen, Institute of Ethiopian Studies, Addis Ababa University and Wondimu Felate, Historical Expert.
Happy 122nd Anniversary of the Victory of Adwa. Enjoy!