The 10th congress of South Ethiopian Peoples Democratic Movement (SEPDM), one of the four-member parties within the ruling coalition, elected Muferiat Kamil as chairwomen of the movement. Muferiat has been serving as speaker of the Federal parliament soon since Abadula Gemeda was made to retire after years of service. She is the only female leader of a political party in the country currently.
Million Matheos is elected as vice-chairman. He is also serving as president of Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ Region.
SEPDM has elected 15 executive members to lead the movement for the next three years.
According to a report by Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC), the list of executive committee members is as follows:
1. Muferiat Kamil
2. Million Matheos
3. Moges Balcha
4. Getahun Garedew (Dr.)
5. Tesfaye Beljige
6. Meles Alemu
7. Kifle Gebremariam
8. Tilahun Kebede
9. Abraham Marshallow
10. Hailemariam Tesfaye
12. Zeinu Jemal
13. Anteneh Fekadu
14, Dessie Dalke
15, Erigego Tesfaye
The first nine will be representing the party as within the executive committee of the ruling coalition, EPRDF. The organization has also elected 65 members to serve as central committee for the next three years.
Starting tomorrow, Hawassa, where the 10th congress of SEPDM took place, will host the congress of the ruling coalition.
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