(Solomon Dibaba: ENA)
The Battle of
Adwa was not fought for years, months or weeks. It was a victory decided on a
single Sunday of 1896 almost 123 years ago. The events that led to this battle
were actually triggered by the treachery exhibited on the part...
Women marched alongside men to the battle at Adwa 123 years ago not as "comfort women", but to fight against the Italian army that was humiliated by a black African power.
Adwa, the very