Photo Essay - Addis Ababa - 2001

MediaEthiopia - 2001 

Scenes of Ordinary Lives in Addis Ababa 

[May 2001]

The Addis Ababa - GohaTsion Road Construction

[June 2, 2001]

Ring Road - [June 18, 2001]

The Addis Ababa Ring Road and Bole International Airport Projects  

Piassa - Symbolizing Addis Ababa's Soul and Identity 

[June 7, 2001]

MediaET presents some of Addis Ababa's favorite hang-outs for young people. Along the way, we remind readers that a day at Ambassador Theatre was and still is cheaper than a roll of "chat".  More Pictures and story.

Photos from Lake Awassa

More Pictures and story. [Aug 3, 01]
More Pictures and story. [Aug 11, 01]
More Pictures and story. [Aug 17, 01]

MediaET was present at this year's colorful Demera ceremony. Timqet may be the most colorful celebration of the year in Gondar, Gojjam, Laibela and Axum, but for Addis Ababa and the Gurage country of central and southern Shoa, no other holidays rival Demera and Mesqel. Pictures&story. [Sep27,01

MediaET's photographer visited some of Addis' best known high-schools and documented this week's photo essay. Shown above are Lycee, a favorite for the Francophone, the expatriates, and families of the Dergue and the EPRDF people and Medhane Alem school. Pictures&story. [Oct25,01]

Lake Langano, a popular weekend destination for the young, the upcoming, and the expatriates looking for a quick getaway from Addis and its 10,000 ft above MSL altitude was where MediaET's crew spent the weekend. Along the way, they compiled this photo essay. Pictures&story. [Nov 15,01]

PICTURES from The Great Ethiopian Run of 2001.


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