Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Former Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome has been honored at a special ceremony held at the National Palace in the capital.
The Chinese educated, formed Diplomat served as Ethiopia’s President for almost 5 years. He stepped down at the end of October 2018 giving the way for Sahle-Work Zewde to become the country’s first female president.
The former president was honored for facilitating a peaceful transition of power. The grand event was also organized to recognize the former president efforts in propelling Ethiopia’s economy.