Ethiopia To Celebrate Millenium New Year Public Holiday September 12
Source: BBC World
Posted: Thursday, August 16, 2007
This year's Ethiopian New Year will see its calendar year change from 1999 to 2000, on September 12, 2007. Despite the fact that the 3rd millennium will actually begin on Ethiopian new year 2001 (ie. September 11, 2008), the millennium celebrations will occur this year.
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