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Ethiopian Premier League: Salhadin Said signs record contract extension

International striker Salhadin Said landed a two year contract extension with the 16 time defending Ethiopian Premier League champions Saint George. Team skipper Degu Debebe central defenders Aschalew Tamene, Salhadin

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Ethiopia Saves Blushes with Late Equalizer

Sudan held host Ethiopia to a 1-1 draw in their 2018 Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 third and final round first leg clash on Sunday, 13 August 2017

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Silver Medal for Almaz Ayana in Women’s 5000m

Helen Obiri and Almaz Ayana The early stages of the 5000m final played out in an almost identical manner to the 10,000m with Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana making a huge surge

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Muktar Edris blazes to golden glory, spoils Mo Farah’s farewell party

By Zecharias Zelalem For the British public, the 5000m men’s final on day nine of the 2017 IAAF World Championships was always going to be perhaps the most emotional quarter

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Dream Weddings: First Annual Addis Ababa Bridal Show

Colourful flowers, flowing white dresses and a variety of other wedding décor filled the open area of the Millennium Hall last Saturday and Sunday as many brides and grooms-to-be flocked

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CHAN 2018: Ethiopia 1 Sudan 1

Walias of Ethiopia Hawassa – Ethiopia and Sudan played to a 1-1 draw  in  the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 first leg clash here today. Saifeldeen scored for the

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Muktar Edris defeats Mo Farah to win Gold Medal for Ethiopia in Men’s 5000m

Muktar Edris of Ethiopia, left, wins the 5,000m ahead of Mo Farah, right, Paul Chelimo of the US and Yomif Kejelcha of Ethiopia. Photograph: Lucy Nicholson/Reuters London – Muktar Edris

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Federation, Pharmacy Downplay Doping Allegation

Amakelech Lulu (center), General manager of Ghion Pharmacy Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) and Gishen Pharmacy downplayed a recent report by the British newspaper The Guardian entitled “Inside the doping hotspot

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The Father of Ethiopian Tourism: Hapteselassie Tafesse (1927-2017)

Hapteselassie Tafesse The man known as the father of Ethiopia’s tourism, Habteselassie Tafesse, died on Wednesday, August 9th. Known to have coined the phrase “13 months of Sunshine”, he was

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Ethiopia’s $500 Million Investment in New Stadiums Highlights East Africa’s Football Ambitions

There is massive financial ploughing into stadiums by Addis Ababa as the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) prepares to host the 2020 CHAN and put in a bid for the 2025