Enterprise set to establish permanent post offices in all woredas across nation

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Addis Ababa, 27 March 2014 (WIC) –The Ethiopian Postal Service Enterprise is set to establish permanent post offices in all woredas across the country at the end of the Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP) period.
Enterprise Process Chief Officer, Ziyen Gedlu, told WIC today that the opening of the office would help farmers and pastoralists to get postal service within their reach.
Efforts are underway to open offices in 150 woredas this Ethiopian budget year, he said.
Currently, the enterprise is offering service through its 638 permanent post offices and 165,000 boxes across the country, the officer pointed out.
The enterprise has set a plan to collected over 300 million birr this Ethiopian budget year. During the first half of the budget year, it has collected over 131.3 million birr, it was learnt.