Wednesday, January 18, 2023
- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
PoliticsWolaitta Zone officials resign following PM’s call

Wolaitta Zone officials resign following PM’s call

Following Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s (PhD) call for zonal and woreda administrators in Sidama, Wolaitta, Wolkite, and Kebena to step down five senior officials from Wolaitta Zone have resigned from their posts.

According to the deputy head of Wolaitta Zone Administration Getahun Garedew (PhD), they were concerned by the plight of the people of Wolaitta, which the PM said he shared during his visit to the Zonal town of Wolaitta Sodo.

“We await the new appointees to take over our position; we will continue to serve in our present position until then,” Getahun told The Reporter.

The head of the Zonal Administration Asrat Tera, his deputy Getahun, Southern Ethiopian Peoples’ Democratic Movement (SEPDM/ EPRDF) zonal office head and Rural and Urban Political Section heads have resigned.

The deputy administrator added that they accepted the PM’s call to resign to become part of the change he is instituting.

- Advertisement -



More like this

Black January, a fuel for Azerbaijan’s coveted independence

By Fikir Gilitsi, Political Analyst Azerbaijanis will never forget...

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...