Addis Ababa National Stadium
|Cost||1.6 mld / bln ETB|
|Construction||2014 - ?|
|Design||LAVA, Designsport, JDAW|
Description: Addis Ababa National Stadium
National stadium for Ethiopia is to be built mostly on and with excavated land. Will be partially covered and equipped with running track to be able to host large scale athletics events, excluding only the Olympic.
Apart from the central stadium a secondary one is to be built along with indoor and outdoor natatoriums and sports halls. Then comes the new building of the Federal Sports Commission. All buildings will get connected by a central plaza with shade and fountains. Overall, the complex is to cover 60 hectares.
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.
New design: Ethiopia’s changed national stadium
Preparatory works are ongoing, budget is secured. This was really the last call for Ethiopia to change the stadium design for another. But is the new scheme better than the previous one?
Ethiopia: Preparatory works Begin for impressive national stadium
Huge quarter in eastern Addis Ababa is being cleared to make way for construction of the new 60,000-seat national stadium. This is the very largest sports project in this part of Africa in decades.
Ethiopia: 11 new stadiums at once?
Construction on the largest one will start in 2014 – assured Prime Minister Desalegn, declaring further improvements of country’s sports infrastructure will see a lot more venues growing. An EthioSports.com report.