Addis Ababa National Stadium
|Category||Design being implemented|
|Cost||ETB 2 mld / bln|
Description: Addis Ababa National Stadium
The concept of national stadium for Ethiopia was part of an international competition in 2012. The sports-leisure hub of Addis Ababa is to be built on a vast, mostly unused square of 67ha in eastern part of the city.
Most of the terrain will be taken by the primary stadium and its parking infrastructure for 10,000 cars, together consuming 37ha. The remainder will be used to provide football, volleyball and basketball fields, together with a swimming pool and smaller facilities.
The stadium for 60,000 fans will be covered by a distinctive dome. With a dynamic steel structure, the roof will be covered in decorated tensile membrane panels. All facilities are to meet FIFA and IAAF requirements.
Ethiopia: Construction to start on new national stadium in Addis Ababa
Yesterday central authorities finally signed the long-anticipated deal for new national stadium in Ethiopia. Chinese contractors should begin work soon.
Ethiopia: Construction on new national stadium closer
After prolonging delays finally tender process for the new 60,000-capacity stadium is to begin in Addis Ababa. Report by EthioSports.com.