Prominent Political Analyst, Fekade Shewakena, Passed Away


Abbay Media News
Samuel Tafesse

Former Addis Ababa University lecturer and prominent political analyst of Ethiopian affairs, Fekade Shewakena, passed away, on May 9th, 2017.

Fekade was one of the 42 Addis Ababa University lecturers and professors who were illegally fired by the current regime when it assumed power in 1991.

Fekade was known for being a vocal critic of the current government in Ethiopia. He wrote numerous articles and participated actively on social media spheres to expose the totalitarian tendency of the regime.

Abbay Media extends its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Fekade Shewakena