Rita Pankhurst laid to rest at Selassie

Rita Pankhurst laid to rest at Selassie

borkenaJune 4, 2019 Rita Pankhurst is laid to rest on Tuesday at Kidist Selassie Menbere Tsebaot Church in Ethiopia’s Capital Addis Ababa. She was the wife of Richard Pankhurst, prominent historian and researcher on Ethiopia who passed away in 2017.  Members of the Diplomatic Community and State Minister at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Minister, […]

Rita Pankhurst dies at 92 in Addis Ababa

Rita Pankhurst dies at 92 in Addis Ababa

Rita Pankhurst will be fondly remembered by Ethiopians borkenaMay 31, 2019 Widow of the late Richard Pankhurst, renowned Ethiopian historian, and researcher, Rita Pankhurst died on Thursday in Addis Ababa at the age of 92, State Broadcaster EBC reported on Friday.   She served as a librarian at Haileselassie I University (now Addis Ababa University) […]