Solomon Tekah

Trial of policeman who killed Ethiopian Solomon Tekah opens today

Tekah's killing shook the country and led to nationwide protests by the Ethiopian community about dangerous discrimination by police and racism against them in general.

Policeman who killed Solomon Tekah indicted for negligent homicide

Tekah's killing shook the country and led to nationwide protests by the Ethiopian community about dangerous discrimination by police, and racism against them in general.

A year after Yehuda Biadga, Ethiopian-Israeli community still sees racism

Shooting of Yehuda Biadga – and, not long after, of Solomon Tekah – underscores plight of demographic that wants answers.

By TARA KAVALER/THE MEDIA LINE
21/01/2020
Anti-racism head to police: Control racist remarks after Tekah incident

Tekah’s killing shook the country, and led to nationwide protests by the Ethiopian community about dangerous discrimination by police and racism against Ethiopians.

Police may close case against officer who killed Ethiopian Tekah

The latest report comes amid claims that Tekah and some of his friends were chasing the policeman when he fired on them wildly without looking.

Solomon Tekah's sister makes aliyah

During the Shiva, Minister Uri Ariel first heard that Solomon's sister, Masrat Verika, was waiting on approval to make an aliyah along with her two children, Habtamo and Tadillo.

SAHI volunteers hand out flowers in memory of Solomon Tekah
Israeli volunteers hand out flowers in memory of slain Ethiopian

Thousands of flowers in memory of Solomon Tekah were handed out to passersby on the streets of Israel.

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