Top Ethiopian Engineer ‘took His Own Life’

Top Ethiopian engineer Simegnew Bekele, whose death from a bullet wound in July sparked a huge outcry, took his own life, police say. Mr Simegnew’s body was found in a car in the main square of Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa. The engineer was in charge of the country’s controversial multi-billion-dollar project to dam the Nile. Spontaneous demonstrations broke out in…

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