Bruh Yihunbelay, Managing Editor of the week by week English paper, The Reporter, who was likewise the individual from the impromptu board of trustees, said that the affiliation is set up to secure individuals and writers while they are rehearsing their calling. He said that Editor's as of now face various weights from government officials, organizations and their representatives.
"It is the correct time for Editors to shape their free relationship to rehearse their calling without the impedance and weight of outside bodies."
Getachew Dinku (PhD), Director General of the Ethiopian Broadcasting Authority, in his keynote address communicated his energy on the development of the affiliation, including that his office would give full help. "I am actually glad to see the development of your affiliation. The legislature is prepared and willing to help such endeavors," he said.
Establishing individuals going to the gathering had dialogs on the Articles of Association (AoA) record introduced by the panel and consented to incorporate the remarks raised during the exchanges.
Near 40 experts from 20 media associations were in participation at the development meeting, choosing seven official board of trustees individuals from the Editors Guild of Ethiopia. It was found out that the official board of trustees individuals incorporate Fitihawok Yewondwossen, Editor in Chief of Ahadu Television, chose as its Chairperson, Bruh Yihunbelay, Managing Editor of The Reporter Newspaper, Deputy Chairperson and Fasika Tadesse, Editor-in-Chief of Fortune paper as secretary of the affiliation.
Welcomed and willing media experts from private, government and territorial media associations were additionally in participation during the development meeting.
As indicated by the update of affiliation, Editors of all levels working in a privately enlisted media association can be an individual from the affiliation.
The affiliation means to concentrate on boosting its individuals' expert brilliance by encouraging and leading proficient training. Notwithstanding that, the affiliation will work intimately with comparative nearby, territorial, and worldwide establishments to improve its individuals' ability.