BULBULA, OROMIA, The Bulbula Integrated Agro-Industrial Park, which occupies 271 hectares of land, strategically located between Lake Langano and Lake Abiyata in the heart the Great Rift Valley of Ethiopia, includes a bank, a waste treatment plant, a health clinic, a police station, training centers and managerial facilities.

The park will enable the processing of agro-value chains that include, among others, fruits and vegetables, dairy, honey and poultry. Once the park is fully operational, it is estimated that it will create jobs for more than 100,000 people drawn from local communities.

During the inauguration ceremony, Prime Minister Abiy underlined the effort underway to modernize the nation’s agricultural capabilities through the development of agro-industries. “The inauguration of the Bulbula Integrated Agro-Industrial Park is a demonstration of Ethiopia’s vision for prosperity through the agriculture sector.”