Sunday, September 24, 2023
SportLeague leaders close in on title

League leaders close in on title

Togolese striker Ismail Oro Agoro notched his league-leading 23rd goal of the season as St. George defeated Lege Tafo Legedadi 2-1 in Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) Week 27 action.

Midfielder Haider Sherafa scored the other goal at Hawassa University Stadium. Legatefo Legedadi’s striker, Ibsa, scored the match’s only goal in stoppage time.

The result lifted St. George’s points total to 58, opening an eight-point gap over second-placed Bahir Dar City. Lege Tafo, already relegated, sits in 15th place with 15 points. Ismail Agoro increased his goal tally for the season to 23, consolidating his position as the league’s leading scorer.

Club Championship to serve up Tunisia hopefuls

Ethiopia’s best table tennis players are vying for selection to the national team as the second round of the Ethiopian Table Tennis Club Championship gets underway at the Ethiopian Sports Academy.

- Advertisement -

The Ethiopian Table Tennis Federation (ETTF) is hosting the tournament featuring more than 90 competitors representing six clubs.

The competition includes both elite and youth athletes and aims to identify the best athletes who will represent Ethiopia at the upcoming African Table Tennis Championship in Tunisia.

- Advertisement -



More like this

Tigray officials demand redesigned transitional justice model

Officials at the Tigray Interim Administration (TIA) reject the...

Controversial property tax proposes selective exemptions

Controversial property tax draft exempts religious institutions and small residences, with eligibility determined by the Finance Ministry based on services rendered. Stakeholders will gather on September 25 to deliberate upon the implications of the draft proclamation.

Yayu Fertilizer transferring reaches 85% after years of delay

Transferring of the long-stalled Yayu fertilizer project, originally awarded to MetEC, has finally made progress, reaching 85% completion. Despite challenges, the transfer to the Chemical Industry Corporation (CIC) is underway. However, the retrieval of 25 containers and compensation for displaced farmers remain unresolved issues, demanding prompt attention.

Nigeria’s leadership transition stalls Ethiopian airlines’ ambitious partnership

With a proven track record of successful collaborations across the continent, Ethiopian Airlines Group eagerly awaits the nod from Nigeria's new government to advance its partnership with Nigerian Air, demonstrating its unwavering commitment to uplifting Africa's aviation sector.