ETV (Ethiopian Television) or often ERTA (Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency) is an Ethiopian government-owned television channel. It's the only one in Ethiopia due government ban of private media. Its programming includes news, sport, music and other entertainment. It airs in Amharic, Afan Oromo, Af Somali, Tigrinya, QafarAf, French, Al Arabiyah as well as English.
ETV or ERTA has entertainment programs like the Ethiopian Idol, which has similar content like that of American Idol with some additions in dancing competitions. In recent years ETV transmits few matches per week from some Europe Leagues (2007 Spanish La Liga, 2008 English Premier League) plus some international matches.