Dawit Kebede (ዳዊት ከበደ)

Mekelle

Age

Date killed

Killed by

Cause of death

18. jan. 2021

Ethiopian army

Execution

Details

Dawit was shot by Ethiopian soldiers at Mekelle along with his friend. He worked as a journalist for the Tigrai Mass Media Agency. He was a journalist that broke the story of the downing of Ethiopian airforce jet at Mekelle in the early days of the war on Tigray. He was released from custody only 3 days before his killing.