Tuesday, January 17, 2023
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
PoliticsSEPDM elects new chair, deputy

SEPDM elects new chair, deputy

The Southern Ethiopian People’s Democratic Movement (SEPDM) has elected Shiferaw Shigute as chairman and the defense minister Siraj Fegessa as deputy chairman while concluding its marathon meeting today Feburary 26, 2018.

Shiferaw confirmed to The Reporter that the new chair and the deputy were elected today at the conclusion of the weeks’ long meeting.

SEPDM has also elected Ambassador Teshome Toga to replace Hailemariam Dessalegn as member of the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) executive committee as the later recently resigned from his post as prime minister and chairman of the party.

Shiferaw also said that no decision has been made on the date of the EPRDF’s council meeting.

SEPDM is one of the four parties making the coalition EPRDF.

- Advertisement -



More like this

Gold exports dropped 59% to 3-year low

One of Ethiopia’s major exports, gold, generated close to...

Hong Kong manufacturer leaves Bahir Dar Industry Park over AGOA market loss

-It is looking for buyers to sell machineries - It...

Cash-strapped Dire Dawa admin demands regional status

Charter revision underway Members of Parliament (MP) representing Dire Dawa...

EU demands accountability for war, Ethiopia re-engagement

Pledges to repair diplomacy The European Union (EU) has asked...