Ethiopia Launches Lottery to Finance Grand Renaissance Dam
Prizes were announced in the second round of Ethiopia's lottery to self-finance the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, which will house the world's seventh-biggest hydropower plant and the largest in Africa, when completed.
Ethiopia: 8100 a Prizes Handed Over to Winners
Ethiopian Herald, 13 February 2016
The lottery game not only raises fund for the construction of the dam, but also gives every individual the chance to be part of a historic undertaking Read more »
Ethiopia: 8100A 2nd Round Lot Drawn
Ethiopian Herald, 9 January 2016
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Diaspora Engagement Public Diplomacy and International Relations Directorate called for increased public engagement in the construction of the Grand… Read more »
Ethiopian Herald, 19 January 2016
The Council and the Administration announced that the money will be collected in four months time. Read more »
Ethiopia: 8100A Lottery Winners Receive Prizes
Ethiopian Herald, 19 December 2015
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam called on all Ethiopians to support the Dam through 8100A SMS lottery established to enable citizens participate in the construction of the Dam. Read more »
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile River will house the largest hydroelectric power plant in Africa when completed.