Ethiopia declares National mourning day for the late Negasso

Ethiopia declares National mourning day for the late Negasso

borkena May 3,2019 Ethiopian Parliament declared today one day national mourning day for the late Negasso Gidada who served as the first president of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. The national mourning, which will be in effect across the country, is to be announced at a later date. The parliament has also decided a […]

Gunmen in Afar attacked Tigray police soccer team, causalities reported

Gunmen in Afar attacked Tigray police soccer team, causalities reported

borkena April 27,2019 Tigray police soccer team is attacked by “unknown gunmen”, as reported by state broadcaster Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation which cited Tigray region police commission, on its way back to Tigray. The team was returning from matches in Addis Ababa and Debre Berhan (120 kilometers North of the capital Addis Ababa). At least one […]

Ethiopia to extradite a US citizen suspected in homicide of young couples

Ethiopia to extradite a US citizen suspected in homicide of young couples

borkena April 25,2018 Ethiopia is extraditing an Ethiopian-American man who is linked to the deaths of two Ethiopian-Americans some time in December 2016 in Fairfax County, Virginia. According to a report by Fana Broadcasting Corporate, Yohannes Nessibu, is currently in police custody and preconditions to extradite him are being finalized. The Ethiopian Federal Attorney General […]

ESFNA mourns the loss of one its icons – Million Gebre Yesus

ESFNA mourns the loss of one its icons – Million Gebre Yesus

ESFNA April 22,2019 The ESFNA family is mourning the loss of its longest serving board member and ESFNA icon, Million GebreYesus. Million was associated with ESFNA since the early 80’s as a member of 2 Los Angeles area soccer clubs, founder of the Abebe Bikila Sports Club, influential board member and Finance Chair in the […]