Addis Ketema Sub-city Administration
Area : 7.41 sq.km
Population : 271,644
- Male : 132,825
- Female : 138,819
Population density per sq. m: 36,659.1
No. of Weredas : 10
Location: Mesalemya area
Powers and functions of the sub-city
The sub-city shall:
-Carry out municipal functions within the bounds of the physical space located for it in accordance with the principle of decentralization and in conjunction with the center of the city.
-Administer the Weredas under its jurisdiction
-Ensures the observance of law and order
The Sub-City Council
Being accountable to the sub-city residents and the City Council, the sub-city council shall:-
a. Endorse the sub-city’s socio-economic development as well as municipal services plans.
b. elect the Speaker , Deputy Speaker and Secretary of the Council from council members of the sub- city.
c. elect the Chief Executive and Deputy Chief Executive of the sub-city from council members appointed by the political party with the majority of seats.
d. endorse the appointment of the sub-city’s standing committee members nominated by the Chief Executive of the sub-city.
e. reallocates budget which has been allocated to it by the City Council.
f. establishes committees of the sub-city council.
g. receives from the Chief Executive of the sub-city and endorse annual and periodic reports.
h. issues directive by which the activities of the sub-city council would be led.
Mercato Open Market
Age old Churches and Mosques
Debre Gelila Amanuel Church, Anwar Mosque