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Security & Justice for Tigrayans (SJT) changes it's name

Tigrai Online July 30, 2021


For Immediate Release

Security & Justice for Tigrayans (SJT)
907 T Street NW, Suite Basement
Washington, DC 20001

The newly formed Executive Committee wishes to declare that the Security & Justice for Tigrayans in Ethiopia (SJTE) has been renamed Security & Justice for Tigrayans (SJT) and, to streamline and improve its global operations and position itself for future growth, is also announcing that it has adapted a new organizational structure on global level.

Our organization has adapted the new name, Security & Justice for Tigrayans (SJT), and elevated its organizational level to global level to match its new mission of advocating for the rights and wellbeing of all Tigrayans all over the world and advance its advocacy and diplomacy activities to the international arena.

With our new status, we also announce the election of respected, versatile, and experienced leaders from across the Tigrayan diaspora to our new Board of Directors.

Officers and Members of SJT’s Board of Directors





Dr. Teka Neguse



Proffesor Mulugeta Gebregziabher

Vice President of Operations


Yemane Gebre

Vice President of Organizational Affairs


Zeamman Bezabih


Members of the Executive Board of Directors

  • Abraha Misgina
  • Amdom Worres
  • Ephrem Asfaw
  • Mahfuz Ahmed
  • Marta Niguse
  • Dr. Michael Abraha Reda
  • Samuel Kiros
  • Tesfay Gebregziabher
  • Dr. Nebyeleul Zegeye Reta

Members of the Board of Directors

  1. Abiye Addis
  2. Abraham Hailu
  3. Abrahan Hadush
  4. Aklilu Tesfay
  5. Andom Weldemichael
  6. Assay Lilay
  7. Atsede Abraha
  8. Awetahegn G/Anenia
  9. Dr. Berhanu
  10. Berihu Dagnow
  11. Fessehaye Yehdego
  12. Gebregziabher Asheber
  13. Gebreweld Meles
  14. Isayas Hailemariam
  15. Kinferigb Tesfay
  16. Lemlem Woldearegay
  17. Mesfin Ayenew
  18. Mike Kasahun
  19. Mulu Sendek
  20. Aba Tesfamariam
  21. Dr. Tilahun Beyene
  22. Yemane Yigzaw

We call on all Tigrayans and friends of Tigray to continue their invaluable support in all our endeavors.

About the SJT: This non-political, non-religious and not for profit organization is established in February 2020 to advocate for Tigrayans in Ethiopia whose human rights are grossly violated, and their very existence gravely threatened. 

SJT Executive Board of Directors