Addis Abeba October 15/2020 (ENA) Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed right this moment has appointed Dr. Aregawi Berhe, a veteran opposition chief, as Director Normal of the Workplace of the Nationwide Council for the Coordination of Public Participation to the Building of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).
Dr. Aregawi Berhe is likely one of the opposition political social gathering leaders who had spent years in exile and returned house two years in the past following the reform being undertaken by the administration of Prime Minister Abiy.
He’s at present a chairperson of the opposition “Tigray Democratic Coalition Party.”
Dr. Aregawi was additionally one of many founders of TPLF.
The Workplace of the Nationwide Council for the Coordination of Public Participation to the Building of GERD was established proper after the announcement of the development of the dam to mobilize public help.
The workplace has to date has secured near 14 billion Birr to finance the development of the by way of primarily bond buy, monetary grant from the general public together with non-public sectors and Ethiopian diaspora.