Addis Abeba September October 6/2020 (ENA) The funeral ceremony of the veteran politician and human rights activist, Professor Mesfin Woldemariam was held at this time in Addis Ababa within the presence of excessive degree authorities officers.
The funeral, held on the Holy Trinity Cathedral within the capital was attended by speaker of the Home of Peoples’ Representatives, Tagesse Chafo, Addis Ababa Metropolis Deputy Mayor, Adanech Abiebie, Chief Administrator of Oromia regional state, Shimelis Abdisa, and different authorities officers, in addition to members of the family and mates.
Professor Mesfin, creator of a variety of books on Ethiopian historical past and politics, handed away final week on the age of 90.
Mesfin was founding father of Ethiopian Human Rights Council and advocate of human rights within the nation in his writings, public speeches and political debates.
He was additionally a professor of geography on the Addis Ababa College and contributed lots within the tutorial sphere of his subject of examine.