Tsehay Gemechu took 15 seconds off Tirunesh Dibaba’s Ethiopian 10km record at the Valencia 10K Ibercaja, while compatriot Chala Ketema Regasa smashed the course record at the IAAF Bronze Label event on Sunday (13).
10,000 meters Olympic Gold Medalist Derartu Tulu has been elected as vice-president of East Africa Athletics Region. The Congress that elected Derartu held its meeting at Capital Hotel, in Addis Ababa this week.
Former champions Lemi Berhanu and Worknesh Degefa will be among the elites to line-up when the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon celebrates its 20th edition on the streets of the Dubai on January 25, 2019.
The Eastern Africa Athletics Region (EAAR) congress meeting is set to take place on Saturday January 12, 2019 in Addis Ababa. The congress is expected to be attended by all of EAAR member states and the EAAR president, Jackson Tuwei.
The 2017/18 Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) defending champions, Jimma Aba Jiffar, is all set to use online mobile system for its day to day activities which enables fans get relevant information regarding the club.
Match week nine of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) is set to take place across the weekend. Hawassa City will host Jimma Aba Jiffar on Saturday while Ethiopia Coffee face Suhul Shire and Mekele City play against Sidama Coffee.
Addis Ababa Football Federation staged a consultation forum with football clubs in the city. Issues related to constraints of the federation, football fans discipline and support for football clubs in the city were top of the agenda.