Fundraising Event , Saturday 29 April 2017

“ETHIOPIAN SPORTS AND CULTURE FEDERATION (UK) is a non-for-profit organisation that runs the ANNUAL Ethiopian sports and culture FESTIVAL in UK where thousands of Ethiopians and friends of Ethiopia gather to enjoy traditional music, food, football tournaments, athletics, circus shows, children games and business activities. We are having a fundraising event on Saturday 29 APRIL

Haile warns athletes’ managers over transfer of allegiance

The Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) warned managers and coaches of local athletes regarding their involvement in transfer of allegiance of Ethiopian athletes who take part in different races across the world. The newly-elected head of the EAF said the federation would not be responsible once athletes travelled to other countries without permission of the federation

Richard Pankhurst dies, Ethiopia mourns

Richard Pankhurst, the son of the British women’s rights campaigner Sylvia Pankhurst who became one of the world’s leading experts on Ethiopian history and culture, has died aged 89. He first came into contact with Ethiopia through his mother, a ‘suffragette’ who also campaigned against the invasion of the Horn of Africa nation by Benito

Ethiopia appoint Ashenafi Bekele as new coach

Ethiopia have appointed former Adama City FC coach Ashenafi Bekele as the new man in charge of their national team. Bekele replaces Gebremedhin Haile, who was dismissed last year after falling out with the Ethiopia Football Federation (EFF). His first game in charge will be a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier away to Sierra


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