After I was a child, I used to take heed to a radio. Among the many applications my household and I obtained thinking about is discovered a drama collection titled Yeken Kignit. It was aired each Wednesday and Sunday by way of the Ethiopian Radio in partnership with Inhabitants Media Centre.
It was a time when HIV and AIDS was a nationwide concern spreading throughout the nation. And the drama primarily centered on this difficulty. The drama was profitable in instructing the general public concerning the transmissions, signs and prevention mechanisms of the illness in an entertaining and attention-grabbing method.
I all the time keep in mind the persistence and robust ambition of Fikirte, the main character to attain her schooling and reside a peaceable life overcoming all challenges together with the publicity to HIV/AIDS. Her pals and peer mates had been forcing her to make mistake and fail from attaining her dream. Nevertheless, she was sturdy sufficient to cross these hurdles and full her schooling with satisfying level.
This character was cherished by our relations who had been a part of the neighborhood that curiously adopted every collection of the drama in every season. Subsequently, the character was profitable in instructing the neighborhood concerning the perseverance wanted for realizing a giant dream regardless of all challenges to benefit from the fruit of success.
After some occasions, related drama collection, themed Menta Menged, begun to be broadcasted in the identical media outlet. Having the earlier drama recollections, everybody was inquisitive about these ones. And it was additionally profitable in catching the ears of the listeners to the tip.
This weekend, I heard from the media that the script author of those dramas artist Mesfin Getachew handed away from corona virus pandemic at 50. Not solely the aforementioned dramas, the artist had been concerned in varied inventive works as playwright, director and actor. He participated in Sew Lesew drama, Zumra movie and different varied inventive items that had been broadcasted publicly both by radio or tv.
BY YOHANES JEMANEH