Ethiopian mega-dam manager found dead


The project manager of an Ethiopian mega-dam at the heart of a dispute between Addis Ababa and Egypt over fears it will reduce the Nile River flow was found dead, state-affiliated media said.

“Engineer Simegnew Bekele was found dead in his car this morning in Meskel Square. His body was taken to hospital for an autopsy,” Fana Broadcasting Corporation said, referring to an area in the capital.