Following Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s (PhD) call to Ethiopian Diaspora to come and celebrate Christmas and New Year, Ethiopia Airlines makes a 30 percent discount on air fare.
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest in Africa, disclosed Monday that the discount will be effective for Ethiopian Diaspora’s from December 20, 2021 to January 2022.
Prime Minister Abiy has initiated what is called “#TheGreatEthiopianHomeComing challenge” aimed at mobilizing about one million Ethiopian Diasporas to visit their country during the upcoming Christmas holiday.
“Ethiopians and friends of “Ethiopia around the world, join the “TheGreatEthiopianHomeComing challenge: 1 million by January 7, 2022!” he tweet on December 2.
Billene Seyoum, Press Secretariat of the Office of Prime Minister said, “The call is made with the intention to disprove the security situation in the country is not a problem”.