Addis Ababa city council elected today Minister of Transport Diriba Kuma as the next Mayor of Addis Ababa.
At a ceremony held this morning at the city’s hall, Diriba received the symbolic key to the city from the outgoing mayor Kuma Demeksa, and was sworn in
Following Mohammed Mors’s removal from power by the Egyptian military on Tuesday July 3rd the African Union (AU) suspends Egypt from membership of the union until the country is back to constitutional order.
The House of People’s Representatives approved the appointment of 10 ministers presented to it by Prime Hailemariam Dessalegn this morning. The house also approved the federal budget for the 2006 Ethiopian fiscal year.