ESFNA Dallas opening ceremony
Zewge Kagnew says:
No word will express my feeling at this moment yes like you all said “zare Ethiopiawinet Ashenifuwal” it was a day that we showed to those we will not be sold for blood money.
Stay tuned more to come in the next few days.
Yilma Zerihun says:
From an eye witness, the Big “D” event was spectacular, and beyond description. You have to be there to experience and appreciate the true feeling of Ethiopian patriotism. The traditional Ethiopian patriotic poetry, the Prophesy, the prayers, and the Magic act, and at the grand finale of the act enter the dramatic surprise horseman – impersonating Emperor Minilik, accompanied with Teddy’s “Tikur Sew” beat, drove the crowd crazy and emotional. The crowd shouted “Yidegem” “Yidegem” and Teddeggeme!
Journalist Abebe Belew also says:
Meron I am here in Dallas I am speechless! I never saw such wonderful opening ceremony on my 18 years ESFNA history lots of people came from every ware as you said Ethiopiawent has won today.
This is a great victory for all of you!
Activist Meron Ahadu says:
I just got word from friends that are at the ESFNA Dallas opening. They told me that the stadium was full there are long lines at the entrance with people waiting to enter the stadium. The crowd was way, way beyond the expectation of the organizers. The opening Day was amazing, with everyone waving Ethiopian flag. A horseman came into the stadium impersonating Atse Menelik with the song Tikur Sew, the crowd chanted “yidegem” and the horseman came into the stadium from what I heard it was an amazing opening event. Ethiopiawinet has won. Ethiopians have spoken Ethiopiawinet will not be sold for “blood money”
Rumors have it that the Sheik was supposed to be a Guest of Honor at the Woyane event in Washington D.C. but has been denied visa to enter the U.S. Rumors also have it that this has been very, very upsetting to him and has 4 big gun lawyers to get it resolved. We shall see.
As far as I am concerned “Ethiopiawinet” has won our community has sent a strong message.
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