GEBRU ASRAT PDF

Gebru Asrat was once the president of Tigray regional state. Currently, he is among the leaders of ethnic Tigray opposition operating in Tigray region known as Arena Tigray. However, Gebru said, the repression in Tigray is rather getting worse. He also mentioned that TPLF is using threat of being invaded, from what they call Shaebiya the major political force in Eritrea under the leadership of president Isayas Afeworki and also from the south — Amhara region. Gebru said that he does not believe Amhara people could be a threat to Tigray region.

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He holds an undergraduate as well as a graduate degree in Economics. During Gebru's tenure as Governor of Tigray, a number of institutions of higher education, industries, hospitals and infrastructures were established. In May they were merged into Mekelle University. A number of private colleges and technology institutions were also established, including Mekelle Institute of Technology in early s, specializing exclusively in science and technology.

Ayder Referral Hospital is one of the most advanced medical facility in the northern part of the country and the second largest hospital in the nation. With the total capacity of about inpatient beds in four major departments and other specialty units along with six other affiliated hospitals in the Tigray region, the Ayder Referral Hospital is also used as a teaching hospital for the College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University.

It has more than 45 specialists in various medical specializations and fairly adequate numbers of all the other health professionals constituting the health care team. The s also saw the establishment of Messobo cement factory, one of the leading cement production factories in the country, and the construction of a new international standard airport, Alula Aba Nega Airport.

Industries established during Gebru's tenure also include Mesfin Industrial Engineering, a steel fabrication and manufacturing factory, Adigrate pharmaceutical as well as Alamida textiles which employ thousands of workers throughout Tigray. A number of new roads were also built and old ones replaced. Eritrean-Ethiopian War When Ethiopia refused to demarcate a disputed border despite the ruling by the international court in Hague , Eritrea started a costly war which led to the death of tens of thousands of people on both sides.

By the end of the devastating war, the Ethiopian army recovered the town of Badme and drove back Eritrean forces until they controlled around one-third of Eritrean territory, including Barentu region. This decision angered many Ethiopians and caused an internal division inside the Ethiopian ruling party.

The faction critical of Meles, led by Defense Minister Siye Abraha, and Gebru Asrat, the then influential governor of Tigray, disagreed with those aligned with Meles over "key issues of ideology", accused their supporters of corruption and Meles of failing to act quickly or decisively enough over the crisis with Eritrea. The party was divided into two groups. One group, which included Gebru, Tewolde Wolde Mariam, Aregash, and Siye Abraha, believed that the leadership was bent on serving foreign "imperialist" interests.

Gebru became its chairman in ; Arena Tigray merged with other opposition parties in Ethiopia to form Medrek. Gebru run for the parliamentary seat representing the city of Mekelle in the parliamentary elections but came short of winning according to The National Election Board of Ethiopia NEBE. Opposition groups rejected the election results, with both the Medrek coalition and the separate AEUP issuing calls for a re-run of the election. Both opposition groups complained that during the 23 May election, their observers were prevented from entering the polling stations and some of their supporters were assaulted, a situation which drew criticism from the United States and the European Union.

Biography Lists Also Viewed. Achievements During Gebru's tenure as Governor of Tigray, a number of institutions of higher education, industries, hospitals and infrastructures were established. Ayder Referral Hospital Ayder Referral Hospital is one of the most advanced medical facility in the northern part of the country and the second largest hospital in the nation.

Other The s also saw the establishment of Messobo cement factory, one of the leading cement production factories in the country, and the construction of a new international standard airport, Alula Aba Nega Airport.

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Then the party was divided into two groups. Regarding the latest protest and other pertinent issues, Wudineh Zenebe of The Reporter sat down with Gebru for interview in August How do you see these 15 years in retrospect? Gebru Asrat : As you know, 15 years is a very long time for a politician and a citizen.

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Siye Abraha is not a new name in Ethiopian politics. But the former rebel commander and former minister of defense is new to opposition forces. Siye, a former top ranking official with the ruling party, was released from jail two years ago after finishing a six-year sentence on corruption charges that he claims were politically motivated. Today, he is running for parliament in his home district Kola Temben, in the northern region of Tigray. The EPRDF did not anticipate the formation of a party that raises the rights of not only Tigreans, but also issues many Ethiopians agree with,? Siye said.

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Gebru Asrat

TPLF officials have now been hiding in Tigray. This has to be noted. Gebru Asrat has regularly made his opinions on politics known since his falling out with Meles Zenawi Meles at the end of the Ethiopian-Eritrean conflict. Geberu said respect for human-rights and rule of law have deteriorated markedly in the region. It is a party thrown out of power by the central government.

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He holds an undergraduate and graduate degree in economics. Under Gebru a number of institutions of higher education, industries, hospitals and infrastructures were established in Tigray. In May , Eritrea started a border war which led to the death of tens of thousands of people on both sides. A faction led by Defense Minister Siye Abraha and Gebru Asrat disagreed with those aligned with Meles over "key issues of ideology", accused their supporters of corruption and Meles of failing to act quickly or decisively enough over the crisis with Eritrea. One group, which included Gebru, Tewolde Wolde Mariam, Aregash, and Siye Abraha , believed that the leadership was bent on serving foreign "imperialist" interests.

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