10 June 2006

Ethiopia: Mayor Meets the Press

Berhane Deressa, the new mayor of Addis Ababa, on Thursday met members of the state and the private media at the Addis Ababa City Hall.

Berhane Dressa made a brief introductory statement to members of the media and conferred on how to work with the media for the development of the city.

Berhane leads the new cabinet of the Addis Ababa caretaker administration. Berhane and the Cabinet members were appointed by Prime Minister Melese Zenawi. As of this week, Berhane will be making public statements every week.

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