Yilma Ketema, the first Ethiopian Professional Football Player in Europe

My recollection of Yilma Ketema dates back to the early 1960s when we were both students…

Ethiopian Football Federation Signs Four-Year Sponsorship Deal With Walia Beer

The Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) signed a 56-million birr sponsorship deal with Walia Beer in a…

FIFA intervenes in Ethiopian Football’s farcical election turmoil, but will it help?

by Haileegziabher Adhanom, AIPS Young Reporter, Ethiopia ADDIS ABABA, November 8, 2017 – The Ethiopian Football…

Ashenafi Bekele is Ethiopia’s new head coach

Ethiopia has appointed former Adama City FC coach Ashenafi Bekele as the new coach of the…

Ethiopia to lobby relocation of CAF headquarters from Cairo to Addis

Ethiopia is planning to lobby for relocation of Confederation of African Football (CAF) headquarters from Cairo,…

FIFA provides $3 million for construction of EFF’s head office

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia –Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has provided a $3 million support for the…

EBC to televise Premier League & Walia matches

  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) and state owned Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC) have…

EFF requests release of foreign based players for Algeria encounter

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) said that it has sent letters to…

Ethiopia’s Walia Ibex to play Angola, set for camp in Brazil ahead of AFCON Qualifiers

Addis Ababa – Ethiopia’s Walia Ibex will embark on a series of International matches as they…