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PM inaugurates Wellega Stadium

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) inaugurated a stadium in East Wellega Zone in Nekemte town on Thursday 11, 2019. The Nekemte stadium has a capacity of 30,000 and has consumed over 190 million birr.

FC Bayern Munich to open football training school in Addis

Bayern Munich, the dominant force in Germany’s Bundesliga, is set to open a football training school center in Addis Ababa. The delegates of the club will be arriving in the capital to discuss with the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) on the opening of the school and the overall development of football in Ethiopia.

EAF awards cross-country athletics team

The Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) has awarded the Ethiopian World Cross-Country National Team following the results registered in the 43rd edition of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Cross Country Championship staged in Aarhus, Denmark. The EAF shelled out over 650,000 birr to award the athletes.

Lucy vies for Tokyo 2020

The Ethiopian women’s national team a.k.a. Lucy is set to face the Ugandan women national team on Saturday 6, 2019 in Kampala.

Heineken renews sponsorship deal worth 56 mln birr

Heineken Breweries SC has renewed its four year sponsorship agreement with the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) through its brand Walia. The renewed sponsorship agreement is set to run until 2022. The agreement was signed by Esayas Jirra, EFF president and Eugene Ubalijoro, Heineken’s managing director at Capital Hotel on Wednesday, March 22, 2019.

CAF inspection team to visit Ethiopia

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) inspection team is set to visit Ethiopia for the second time after the African football governing body decided to give thechance to Ethiopia to host the 2020 African Nations Championships (CHAN). The second round inspection team will arrive in Addis Ababa, this March.

Football governing body evaluates progress

Following the end of round-one matches of the EthiopianPremier League (EPL), the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF)has met and discussed with EPL club representatives on several issues that were selected by the governing body.