Addis Meter Taxis To Begin Rendering Service


Addis meter taxis are set to begin rendering service in Addis Ababa as of tomorrow, according to the Addis Ababa Transport Authority.

High ranking government officials will attend the launching event to be held at the Meskel Square tomorrow.

Yigzaw Dagnaw, Public Relations Head at the Authority, said 26 share and three private companies were permitted to import 1, 163 taxis duty free, of which 836 have already arrived home.

The authority is preparing the tariffs for the taxis which will be deployed in areas with pressing transport shortages, he said.