Simegnew Bekele (Eng.), (pic) the manager of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), has been found dead in his car at Meskel Square, Addis Ababa, several people are gathering around Meskel Square this morning, July 26,2018.
The cause of death is unclear. State broadcaster ETV says the police are investigating. Journalist Getachew Shiferaw quoted police sources as saying Simegnew body has been taken to St. Paul’s Hospital for an autopsy.
Ethiopians are expressing shock & Sadness at the news.
Simengenw was working as the manager of the GRED construction process since the foundation of the dam in April 2011.
Prior to his assignment to head the construction he has served as the manager for the Giligel Gibe III Power Project.
ሰበር ዜናየታላቁ የኢትዮጵያ ህዳሴ ግድብ ፕሮጅክት ስራ አስኪያጅ ኢንጂነር ስመኘው በቀለ በአዲስ አበባ መስቀል አደባባይ በመኪናቸው ውስጥ ሞተው ተገኙ፡፡
Geplaatst door Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation op Donderdag 26 juli 2018