Cardinal Berhaneyesus picked as convener to Truth and reconciliation Commission

Cardinal Berhaneyesus picked as convener to Truth and reconciliation Commission

borkena February 12,2019 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed disclosed today that he has picked Cardinal Berhaneyesus, head of the Ethiopian Catholic Church, as convener of Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Yetnebersh Nigussie, rights activist, is named as deputy Chairman of the Commission. It was disclosed when Abiy Ahmed and his deputy, Demeke Mekonen, met with members of […]

Yetnebersh Nigussie is named the winner of The Spirit of Helen Keller Award 2018

Yetnebersh Nigussie is named the winner of The Spirit of Helen Keller Award 2018

borkena March 9, 2018 Ethiopia’s Yetnebersh Nigussie, a prominent activist known for promoting the rights of people with disabilities, is named the winner of The Spirit of Helen Keller Award 2018. The Award was established in 1959, during Hellen Keller’s lifetime, according to information available on Helen Keller International. Yetnebersh Nigussie will receive the Award […]