5,200 Ethiopians selected for the 2011 DV Lottery

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The State Department announced the winners of the 2011 Diversity Visa (DV) lottery on a statement posted on its Website. The diversity lottery was conducted under the terms of section 203(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act and makes available 50,000 permanent resident visas annually to persons from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States.

For the 2011 DV lottery, 5,200 Ethiopians have been randomly selected and are eligible to apply for an immigrant visa. A total of 100,600 applicants have been randomly selected and notified out of 12.1 million qualified entries.

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Ethiopia has the third largest number of DV lottery winners in Africa after Ghana (6002) and Nigeria (6000). 851 applicants from Eritrea were winners, while Kenya has 4,689, Sudan 1,156, Somalia 201 and Djibouti has 45 DV Lottery winners.

The visa allotment for DV 2011 will be used during fiscal year 2011 (October 1, 2010 until September 30, 2011).

You can check the status of your application from dvlottery.state.gov

Source: nazret

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60 Comments

  1. i need /wish work cooperatively by avoiding the superirity of one nation on other nation in ethiopia and respecting the rule and regulation of the country and also you can builit our nation in one way by showing patriotism i hope you all also share this idea !

  2. if i win this lottery i will work hard ,and i wana learn civil eng. and then help poor peoples and ma families………….

  3. Hi hellow every body .I am very happy introduce your Ethiopia forum.com.Please find my dv loterry 2011.God blease you .THANK’S YOUR CO-OPERATIVENESS.

  4. If i win this i will try to do my PHD in America and i will try to support to any of illiterate

  5. am waiting this dv hopefully. if i win i promise to help my families,friends and my country

  6. I was applicated six times including DV2011. I hope one day I will win DV. from u i want how i win this chance and also i want to show dv2011 result, 10Q SO much.

  7. I was supplicated so many times including DV2011. am waiting this dv hopefully and if i win this lottery i will work hard. i want to show dv2011 result, 10Q SO much.

  8. you know something I will never ever let this chance coz i am the one ethiopian who win the 2011 DV LOTTOREY and i am waiting for it.
    ” Everything comes on time for him who knows how to wait”
    See ya in state!!!!!!!

  9. if i win dv 2011 i ‘ll be one of american sitizen and proud of it,as wel as wana to help my poor family.

  10. I was supplicated so many times including DV2011. am waiting this dv hopefully and if i win this lottery i will work hard. i want to show dv2011 result, 10Q SO much.

  11. O my gad ! how faith full you are? the bigest promlem that I enconterd is that how can I solve my poor peoples of Ethiopia ,By now we are in the way to get rid of harmfull poverty by constracting the ressaince dam. Dear DV lottery announcer please tell me DV 2011 result,

  12. If I win 2013 dv lottery i did’t control my happines &i prepare my self to work hard and to accomplish my dream succesifuly in USA.I belive on my GOD to acocomplish my dream

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