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Ethiopian Giant Clubs to Play Charity Match in Addis Ababa Stadium Sunday,April 1st , 2012

March 30, 2012 Addis Ababa


St. George and Ethiopia Coffee will play a charity match in Addis Ababa stadium to help and celebrate the 1st anniversary of building the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance dam.
 St. George will play in April two against Ethiopia coffee in Addis Ababa stadium. All earnings from the event will go to fund the building of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance dam.
 The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance, formerly known as the Millennium Dam and sometimes referred to as Hidase Dam, is an under construction gravity dam on the Blue Nile River about 40 km (25 mi) east of Sudan in the Benishangul-Gumuz Region of Ethiopia. At 6000 MW, the dam will be the largest hydroelectric power plant in Africa when completed, as well as the seventh largest in the world sharing the spot with Krasnoyarskaya. The reservoir at 63 billion cubic meters will be one of the continent's largest hydroelectric power dams.