13 May 2018 – Commercial Bank of Ethiopia celebrates its 75th anniversary with 13,000 participants at Meskel Square.
Today’s race had a variety of races including the competition between the winners from each region that the CBE race was held at. The other races which are also expected to be fascinating are the race between elders who are 75 years of age, competition between premium customers of the Bank; and race between the Vice Presidents and Branch Managers are some.
6 May 2018 – The 12th edition of the Europe Day children races was held successfully with a total of 2,200 participants. The event had various entertainment components including a performance from two siblings who has donated their violin and piano skills on a VCD for children who are suffering from Cancer. Ethiopis was also the highlight of the day among other entertainment programs. Haile Gebreselase; EU Ambassador Johan Borgstam and other invited guests were part of this colorful event.
21 March 2018 – Great Ethiopian Run (GER) in connection with 2017 TOTAL Great Ethiopian Run 10 km International , has been working on a fundraising campaign with the slogan ‘Running for a Cause’ to help people in need. In the 17th edition of the annual event, a record number of 44,000 participants have taken part and each year the money raised for charity is getting bigger.
15 April 2018 – Ethiopian Medical Association run held this year with the motto ‘Run for quality’. This race mainly focuses to bring change on the current practice on quality of medical service in Ethiopia. The race will also help to to increase awareness of the message on non communicable diseases and also bring the medical society and the general public one step closer.
11 March 2018 - Athlete Tsehaye Gemechu wins the UN 2018 Women First 5km in a time of 16.05.52 sprinting 15m ahead of Debash Killal & Yenenesh Tilahun who finish second and third in a time of 16.09.16 and 16.09.48 respectively. A toatl of 110 club and individual athletes have competed for the 15,000birr top place cash prize. A total of over 70,000 birr is given out to the winners as a prize and all top ten winner will collect cash prize.
Close to 9,000 women finish the race although twelve