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The police investigation into the unexpected demise of the nation’s most renowned engineer, project manager of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), Simegnew Bekele, has revealed that the engineer has committed suicide.
In a statement jointly given by Federal Police Commissioner Zeinu Jemal and representatives from the Federal Attorney General and the Addis Ababa Police Commission today, it was announced that forensic and other evidences indicate that the Manager of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), Simegnew Bekele (Eng.), committed suicide.
Former deputy commissioner of the Addis Ababa Police Commission, Girma Kassa, has been granted bail, with bail bond set at 15, 000 birr while 10 other officers from the Federal Police Commission are also set to be released on bail ranging from 6,000 to 9,000 birr.
Following the completion of the police investigation in to the suspects of the bomb attack at a rally organized in support of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on June 23, 2018, the court granted the Attorney General 15 and 10 days to institute charges on suspects organized under two charge files.