The Pankhurst Family Receives Bikila Awards


The 2016 life time achievement Bikila awards will be given to The Pankhurst Family for their life contribution through Ethiopian studies in preserving history.

The Pankhurst Family, Sylvia Pankhurst, Dr. Richard Pankhurst, Rita Pankhurst and Dr. Alula Pankhurst are to be honored at the awarding dinner ceremony taking place at September 24th Toronto. Their contribution is said to date way back from the world war ΙΙ in supporting Ethiopian culture and independence.

The award also goes out to other contributing personalities like Artist Alemtsehay Wedajo to be recognized with professional excellence award throughout her distinguished career achievement as an actress, director, playwright, leader, poet and mentor in arts and others through the same section and also in Academic Excellence and scholarship Award winners.