Awash valley

                                                                              THE AWASH VALLEY CRADLE OF HUMAN BEINGawashvalley

The Awash valley in the afar in the north eastern part of Ethiopia is credited in making Ethiopia the home of the cradle of human being. By the time of lucy was discovered palaeoanthropology was at its infancy stage in Ethiopia and it was very likely that more finds perhaps just as sensational as lucy – await discovery. Although finds in South Africa have recently seems challenging Ethiopia’s claims to being the cradle of human being. The most recently finds of like ‘selam’ and ‘ardi’ absolutely negates South Africans challenges against Ethiopia’s claim