Abadula Gemeda responds to allegation of vote rigging in parliament

Abadula Gemeda responds to allegation of vote rigging in parliament

borkena March 4, 2018 Speaker of the Ethiopian parliament, Abadula Gemeda, appeared on state television today to explain how the criticized and condemned State of Emergency (SoE) draft legislation was approved yesterday. In his appearance, he stated that members of the parliament debated SoE draft and made amendments to some sections of the draft including […]

Abadula Gemeda and Bereket Simon back to power as EPRDF concludes meeting

Abadula Gemeda and Bereket Simon back to power as EPRDF concludes meeting

Unexpected as it may sound, Abadula Gemeda and Bereket Simon back to power as EPRDF meeting comes to a close. Gedu Andargachew and Lemma Megersa threatened and sidelined by TPLF coalition within the umbrella organization, EPRDF borkena December 29, 2017 Amind rants and celebratory social media updates of pro-Tigray Peoples’ Liberation Front (TPLF) media outlets […]

EPRDF executive accepted Abadula Gemeda’s resignation

EPRDF executive accepted Abadula Gemeda’s resignation

Three months after submitting resignation letter to EPRDF, it is confirmed that Abadula has now officially resigned as speaker of the Federal parliament borkena December 25,2017 The thirty-six member executive committee of the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), which is drawn from four ethnic parties, accepted Abadula Gemeda’s resignation request as speaker of […]

Bereket Simon good to go as Abadula Gemeda might need to hang on a bit

Bereket Simon good to go as Abadula Gemeda might need to hang on a bit

Bereket Simon can resign as Abadula Gemeda might need to hang on a bit more borkena, Ethiopian News October 26,2017 Hailemariam Desalegne confirmed to members of parliament that government received resignation letter from Bereket Simon and this is not for the first time. He added that government accepted his resignation. Bereket Simon served as minster […]