Addis Ababa (HAN) February 24, 2015 – Public Diplomacy and Ethiopian Diaspora Investment news. The young Oromia girl, Beritu Jaleta Ahmed , 14, student of Baden Powell College in ‪#‎Australia‬ won 20 million Australian dollar prize for her outstanding performance in an international competition of 8th grade students. Beritu decided to spend her prize on building a school in her home country, ‪‎Ethiopia‬ , Gara Muleta Woreda , in Oromia National Regional State .

Beritu met Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus yesterday at his offices. Dr Tedros Adhanom thanked Beritu for demonstrating exemplary dedication in supporting her home country at her young age.

DR. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said, Beritu sets a model to Ethiopian Diaspora youth who aspire to take part in Ethiopia’s battle against poverty

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  1. Beritu, congradulations on your award! Don’t let government agents eat up your donations on musena in Oromia region. Dr. Teddy, good job on bringing in forex. I know TPLF led Ethiopian gov’t needs it badly. How come this websites only reports good news abt EPRDF? Lematawi Nachuh?

  2. What a heck. This is a huge money never heard of in Australia history as a prize. Stop such fabrication. The pristegious Melbourne cup horse racing prize is 6 mill leave alone this unknown student comptetion.I bet the Australian gov doesn’t allow a million buck to be sent out, leave alone 20 mill.

  3. In today’s age, such information should be available somewhere and should be found easily. Yet no such thing is available anywhere else except few that seem to point to the same source.

    Even Nobel prize winners don’t receive such large sum of prize. Very crazy!!!!!

  4. Beritu jaleta Ahmed is an examplery young girle that didecated her big prize for her nation. She will realise her vision by providing precies gift (Education) for Oromia or Oromoo communty. Allah bless Berituuu

  5. What a wanderful job and dedication this young girl set for Oromo Diaspora. here fathers home Gara mulata is one of the neglected areas of the region. her Fathers villege Chulule is the most neglected . Gara mulata is a home land of Aniya pastoralist (Sadacha and Kodhole Clans), and Alaa clan of Oromo. The Aniya pastoralists mainly the Sadacha pastoralist are the most marginalized. Their marginalization is manifested in education among the other. Girls participation in education is very poor. Hence I would like to advice this yang girl and her family to establish a boarding school for Aniya pastoralist school Girls at Chulul, Danaba and Burka tirtira.. Addee Barite Buli Hori Gudadhu Daraari Dagaagi Wishing you success in all your endeavor
    Abdi Mixoo.


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