The union of Tigrians
(Sweden, Dec 15,
2014)- A lot has been told about the land of ancient
civilization, cradle of human kind, pride of black nations and origin of
revolution for the equality of humans, and the example for unity with
diversity-Ethiopia! Ethiopia's is a country where its nation and nationalities
united energy and its colorful diversity has enabled her to blossom its
economic development. It has been decades since the nations and nationalities
bind together with the essence of belongingness.
of Tigrians towards establishing its union throughout Europe could be taken as
a pure manifestation of the existing fact of unity. The move towards
establishing the union is expanding to many European countries. The formation
Tigrians union in Sweden, which is part of the union at Europe level, is one
among the events that recently took place. It was on the eve of the event that
people from different corners of Sweden has been seen to fluid towards
Stockholm, where the call of unity has been made from.
The occasion was opened by
the brief description of the recent phenomenon-taking place back at homeland.
The organizing committee presented the report of Tigray festival, which was
held in Mekelle. It was so inspiring to hear about the successful festival that
is goldenly depicted in each heat of the participant. Moreover the Ethiopian
ambassador in Sweden added detailed explanation of the current Ethiopian
situation, policies, strategies and plans that are primarily intended to
embrace the participation of all diasporas.
Following the brief
explanations and discussions on the current issues of Ethiopia, the main agenda
of the event which is establishing Tigrians union in Sweden was discussed.
Accordingly, the mission and vision of the union was presented by the
organizing committee. Different ideas were raised and entertained in a very
candid way. Qualities of effective leadership were fully exploited and totally
practiced throughout the event. After through debate a nine members executive
committee were appointed.
Tigrians union in Sweden has been
established and it has begun its journey towards the formation of Tigrians
union of Europe. Although there were many unions at different times, this union
remained to be historical for that it is established on a time of the nation´s
prosperity and on the time of 40th anniversary of TPLF.