Innocent Okpanum (Ph.D.) is renowned as an architect throughout Africa, and his firm “Ngonyama Okpanum & Associates” has offices in South Africa, Nigeria and Italy. With experience stretching over 27 years, Innocent is turning his attention to three major initiatives in Ethiopia.
- Lapo Pistelli, Italian deputy minister of foreign affairs
Lapo Pistelli is Italian deputy minister of foreign affairs. He is among representatives of non-African states taking part in the 22nd Ordinary Session of African heads of state and government summit meeting here in Addis Ababa, headquarters of the African Union.
Fekeahemed Negash is a director at the National and Transboundary Rivers Directorate at the Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy (MoWIE).
Helen Hai is known for her contribution in setting up the famous Huajian shoemaker here. The manufacturer has become a major exporter of shoes in Ethiopia in just about two years.
Alemayehu Tegenu, Minister of Water, Energy and Irrigation
This week, the Houses of Peoples' Representatives (HPR) heard the long awaited report on the progress of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the Ethiopia's flagship project spearheaded by the Ministry of Water, Energy and Irrigation (MoWEI).