Ethiopian Premier League’s (EPL) newest club Mekele City FC (M City) announced the inclusion of three new foreign players to its squad on Wednesday. The three players joining Mekele include two Ghanaians and one from Equatorial Guinea.
The 15-year-old Semera, the capital of the Afar Regional State, is located in the Administrative Zone 1 of the region. It is home to Semera University and a 35,000-capacity stadium. With its quirky mix of barracks, condominiums and administrative buildings, it is a city that has slowly emerged incongruously in the middle of the desert.