Speaker of Ethiopian Parliament Resigns
Former speaker Abadula Gemeda was once the president of the Oromia regional state and the minister of defense. He is reportedly unhappy with the government's "handling of the ongoing violence in eastern Ethiopia".
Abadula Gemeda resigns as speaker of parliament.
Addis Standard, 7 October 2017
Two credible sources told AS that Abadula Gemeda, speaker of the Ethiopian House of Peoples' Representatives has resigned from his post. Read more »
Addis Fortune, 4 September 2017
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… Read more »