Monthly Archive: February 2014


Who’s Ethiopian hijacker Hailemedhin Abera?

By Daniel Berhane (HornAffairs) – Hailemedhin Abera Tegegne was born in Zegie Island, which is found on Tana Lake, the source of Nile, in western Ethiopia. Hailemedhin was raised in Bahirdar city, on the offshores of Lake...


Updates on Ethiopian aircraft hijack drama

Awramba Times (Addis Ababa) – Redwan Hussein, minister of Ethiopia’s communication affairs office named the hijacker of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 767-300 as Hailemedehin Abera Tagegn and said he had been working with the...