Foundation of Hawassa City

 

The city was founded in 1959 G.C, during the period of Emperor Hailesilassie. Located at a distance of 275km from Addis Ababa. Absolute location 703 n 38028 e The city is the head quarter of the Sidam zone administration as well the capital of the southern, nation-nation and people�s regional state. Amharic and English are officially used but the locale populations dominantly speak Sidamigna. According to the last year demography studies the number of Resident of Hawassa REACH TO