Ethiopia Now. Location and Size. Ethiopia is located in Africa. Ethiopia is landlocked meaning it has no bordering bodies of water. The countries that border Ethiopia include Eritrea, Somalia, Kenya, Sudan, and Djibouti.
Capital and major cities Major CityPopulation1. Addis Ababa*2,757,7292. Dire Dawa 252,2793. Nazret 213,9954. Bahir Dar 168,8995. Gonder 153,9146.Dese 136,0567.Awasa 133,0978.Jima 128,3069.Debre Zeyit 104,21510.Kombolcha 93,605*-Capital
The national song of Ethiopia is “Wodefit Gesgeshi, Widd Innat Ityopp'ya” and it was written by Dereje Melaku Mengesha
landmarks include the Great
Rift Valley, Lake Tana, and
the Danakil Depression.
most important crops and a key
element in the diet of most Ethiopians.
of gold, platinum, copper, potash,
natural gas, hydropower.
on education, continually decreasing
the illiteracy rate, but now only spending
4.3% of its budget.