Free transport service for public servants to commence
The Public Service Employees Transport Service Enterprise (PSETSE), which was established last year with the aim of providing free transportation services for government employees, announced that it is commencing a trial transportation service as of Monday with over 50 buses.
According to Director General of the Enterprises, Dereje Woldeyohannes, the trial of transportation service will be carried out in ten routes across Addis Ababa mainly, Chefe-Hayat, Jemo, Akaki-Kality, Yeshi Debele and Asko.
He also indicated that his enterprise has already received its 53 sample buses that are locally assembled by the federal conglomerate, the Metals and Engineering Corporation (MetEC).
The enterprise, which is set to commence on Monday morning for the first time by providing a transportation services to public service employees, will render services during office opening and closing hours free of charge. It was also noted that, the enterprise's buses will be using Anbessa Bus stations