Formed Director of MetEC, General Kinfe Dagnew Arrested
Federal Police in collaboration with the Tigrai regional state police have arrested Maj. General Kinfe Dagnew, former CEO of the Metal & Engineering Corporation (MetEC), this morning in Tigrai western zone.
The government of Abiy Ahmed (PhD) have announced that the high ranking military official is suspected of involving in a grand corruption scandal.
Maj. General Kinfe Dagnew and Maj. General Tekleberhan Woldearegay, former head of the Information Network Security Agency (INSA), were the first to resign from their office following the appointment of Abiy Ahmed (PhD) as Ethiopia’s Prime Minister.
Awramba Times was the first media outlet to report the news of the resignation of both senior military officers from their posts last April.