Ethiopia is a landlocked country located on the Horn of Africa, in the east of the continent. The country covers an area of 1,126,829 km² and shares borders with Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Somalia. It is the second-most populous country in Africa after Nigeria, and has an estimated population of 113.3 million (United Nations, 2019), out of which 20 percent live in cities. It is one of the fastest-growing economies, with an average 9.9 percent of GDP growth rate each year until 2016 in the region (The World Bank, 2019).
In Ethiopia, mostly vehicle registered in Addis Ababa followed by Oromia.
Annual vehicle inspection is mandatory in Ethiopia. Vehicle inspection covered by private persons or companies. 80% inspection center has one line. Vehicle inspection equipment will be brake tester, sideslip tester, suspension tester, headlight tester, gas analyzer, smoke meter. All equipment will integrate together to print one report.