A tent is set up for a funeral ceremony completely closing off this street in Qera. Vehicles are barred from passing through and pedestrians are forced to pass gingerly without disturbing the gathering, or take a different route to get to their destinations. These scenes are common throughout Addis Abeba, where tents are set up across roads and streets for funerals, christening and graduation ceremonies.
Ethiopia: Tent End
Girma Woldegiorgis who served for two consecutive terms as president of Ethiopia has passed away last night. Read more »