Friday, January 24, 2020

Reigning champions Debela and Armino return to Xiamen

Ethiopia’s defending champions Dejene Debela and Medina Deme Armino will both return to China with the aim of retaining their titles at the Xiamen...

Degefa and Deksisa lead elite field for Dubai Marathon

A powerful field of elite athletes will come together for the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon, a World Athletics Gold Label road race, on 24 January. Ethiopia‘s...

28-years of CAF Awards, from Abedi Pele to Mohamed Salah

The annual CAF Awards enters its 28th edition and the Awards Gala will take place in the Egyptian resort city of Hurghada. It is...

Second phase construction of Adey Abeba Stadium to commence soon

Addis Ababa, January 1, 2020  –Second phase construction of Ethiopia’s national stadium (Adey Abeba stadium) will commence soon, said Sport Commission. The Commission recently...

CAF Awards 2019: Top 3 contenders for all categories announced

With barely three weeks to go to the annual CAF Awards the top three contenders for all award categories were revealed today. The shortlist...

Ethiopian athletes eye 2020 World Indoor Championships

By Dawit Tolesa Looking forward to the upcoming 2020 IAAF World Indoor Championships, Ethiopian athletes are expecting to feature in the event which will take...

Eritrea to face Host Uganda in final of CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup

Eritrea qualified to the final of the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup for the first time in their history after thrashing defending champions Kenya 4-1,...

Sebeta FC, Meta Sign 18 million Birr Sponsorship Deal

By Dawit Tolesa The Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) side, Sebeta City FC, has signed a four-year sponsorship deal, worth 18 million birr annually, with...

Ethiopian Athletics Federation President Derartu Tulu visits Japan

President of the Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF), Derartu Tulu met with Japan’s Olympics Minister Hhashimoto Seiko in Japan today. Recalling her experience in representing...

Ethiopian Group CEO Named ‘Airline Executive of the Year’ by CAPA

Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam has been recognized as ‘Airline Executive of the Year’ at the annual Global Aviation Awards for Excellence organized by...

Sports

Ethiopian Athletes Storm Dubai Marathon

  Ethiopia Athlete Getaneh Molla wins Dubai Marathon this morning registering the best time in Dubai Marathon history 2 hours, three minutes and thirty four...

Ethiopian giants fire ex-AFC Leopards striker – By VINCENT OPIYO

AFC Leopards striker Alex Orotomal (left) vies for the ball with Sony Sugar midfielder Fredrick Onyango during their SportPesa Premier League match at Kenyatta...

Champion marathon runner Zenash Gezmu who fled Ethiopia found beaten to death by another...

A champion marathon runner who fled Ethiopia six years ago for a better life in Europe has been beaten to death by another refugee...