Abadula Gemeda, Speaker of the House of People's Representatives, at a discussion held with concerned parties about the lack of objective reporting in Ethiopia. the statement was made by the speaker to reinforce the need for a double standard to independent medias, as reporters could just as easily deter democracy as become detrimental to it.
Ethiopia: "This Is a Government That Holds Democracy Is Not an Issue of Elections but an Existential Question"
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