CRBC/AACRA Relay inaugurates the refurbished Africa Avenue


The Government Houses club and Geta Zeru athletics Club were victorious in the 10th edition of the China Road and Bridge Corporation/Addis Ababa City Road Authority (CRBC/AACRA) Relay that took place on the recently upgraded road named Africa Avenue in the men and women elite athletes 4×4 kilometers Relay. The overall mass relay was won by the title sponsor of the event, CRBC, followed by the Arada Sub-City School and the Addis Ababa University (AAU). The Ambassadors of Norway, Canada, Ireland and Japan took part in the embassies category of the event with their staff.
CRBC Engineering constructed the majority of Addis Ababa’s roads including the Ring Road. It has completed the reconstruction of Africa Avenue one year ahead of schedule for the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the formation AU/OAU two weeks ago.
Guests, including Fekade Haile (GM, AACRA), Mr. Wang (GM, CRBC), Tesfaye Omega (Addis Ababa Sport Commissioner), handed out prizes to the winners. Members of the Jano Band graced the event as special guests.