Ambassador Invites Nigerians to the Great Ethiopian Run
The new Ethiopian Ambassador to Nigeria, Solomon Abebe Tessema, has invited Nigerians to take advantage of the Ethiopian Airlines package to participate in the 10k Marathon. He says the Embassy is partnering with Ethiopian Airlines in Nigeria to get more Nigerians to attend the Ethiopian Great Run put together by Legendary Marathoner Haile Gebreselasie. According to the General Manager of the Airline Mrs. Firiehewot Mekonnen "the Great Run package is so affordable that everyone can go. The big deal about this event is not just the opportunity to enjoy Addis Ababa and it's wonderful environment but you can meet in person the Great Gebreselasie and other Marathoners who will be joining him. The Great Ethiopian Run is on the 18th of November and people can participate in other cultural events and an exciting Night life. Started by Haile Gebrselassie in 2001, the Great Ethiopian Run (GER), is celebrated as one of the Greatest Runs in the World. It attracts over 40,000 people globally including other World class Runners.