— Haile Gebrselassie, Ethiopian long-distance running great, has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races. (Fana Broadcasting Corporate/FBC)
— The Ethiopian Electric Power has purchased spare parts worth 1 billion US dollars for power plants.
The spare parts will be used for Gibe I&II, Beles, Fincha, Koka, Tekeze and Tis Abay hydropower dams. (Fana Broadcasting Corporate/FBC)
— The Netherlands Development Organizations (SNV) has called for modern ways of tapping into Ethiopia’s massive apiculture potential as improved technologies aid in better utilization of the resource.
The traditional way of developing the sector limited the benefit the country is getting from honey and other bee products, according to Yetnayet Girmaw, SNV Ethiopia Apiculture Scale-up Program for Income and Rural Employment project manager. (Ethiopian News Agency/ENA) Enditem