New 2.4 Billion Br Stadium for Addis

Adey Abeba, an international standard stadium is to be built at a cost of 2.47 billion Br. The stadium will be constructed in 900 working days by China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CCEC), with construction slated to be started 45 days after signing the agreement on January 5, 2016.

The forthcoming stadium will have the capacity to hold 60,000 spectators in its 30,000sqm area from the total area of 100,000sqm. The stadium will be constructed according to International Association of Athletics Federations' (IAAF) standards and will feature mobile ticketing technology and mobile play back for games hosted there. The structure was designed by MH Engineering Plc for 40 million Br, with that agreement signed with the Federal Sport Commission on October 7, 2014.