borkena, Ethiopian News
He was reported missing early Sunday.
His wife is cited as saying that Demoz came home around 3:30 a.m on Sunday and that he told her he was going to give friends a ride home.
The report added that Demoz was on board of a 25-foot boat that belonged to Demoze. Not much is known at this point as to what went wrong.
It seems that no other body is recovered; Komo News report did not indicate on the conditions of people who were on the same boat.
Yetbarek Demoze,36, was married and a father of two children.
Shakespeare Feyisa who says that he was a close friend of the deceased told the news source that he was supposed to be in the same boat and was to be picked up by Yetbarek.
“As a community we are heartbroken …When anything happens in our community (Demoze) is the first one to lend a helping hand, to donate money, to be there for all of us ” Shakespeare Feyisa is quoted as saying.
Autopsy examination result is pending.
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