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Sport in Ethiopia

Sport in Ethiopia

Ethiopians participate in a lot of sports, but they are most well-known for their runners. Ethiopia has been referred to as the “running mecca” mainly due to the fact that they have achieved great success in middle and long distance running. The most popular sports in Ethiopia are athletics and football. The Ethiopian national football

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Ethiopia has one of the least powerful passports in the world

When it comes to the privilege of travelling around the world with out visa requirements, not all passports are created equal. Ethiopian passport offers limited mobility for travel with out requiring visas than say Singapore, which is now ranked as having the most powerful passport in the world. According to the Passport Index, Ethiopian passport

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Ethiopia’s Ayana and Usain Bolt win top 2016 IAAF awards

Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban with IAAF Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban with IAAF Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana has been named the female World Athletes of the Year at the International Association of Athletics Federation’s Athletics Awards 2016, held at Sporting Monte Carlo on Friday. Ayana had a record-breaking 2015. After recording the fastest 10,000m debut in history

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