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TPLF Demotes Abay Weldu, Suspends Azeb Mesfin

The Tigrayan People Liberation Front (TPLF) purged three of its executive members, as the Central Committee’s marathon meeting draws to close

On Sunday, TPLF chairman Abay Woldu was removed from his post. The CEO and Deputy CEO of EFFORT, Azeb Mesfin and Beyene Mekeru, were removed from the Executive Committee. Abay Woldu and Beyene Mekeru are to continue as members of the Central Committee. Azeb Mesfin is temporarily suspended until her dismissal is rubber stamped by the Congress.


The marathon congress of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), Ethiopia’s ruling clique, has removed Abay Woldu as chairman of the Front, according a statement issued by the Front.

The statement said Abay Woldu is will continue as a member of the central committee. Continue reading TPLF Demotes Abay Weldu, Suspends Azeb Mesfin