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Shocking: Most Ethiopians Don’t Know Their President!

President Mulatu
CLASSIC. Can this be the only African President that none of his people know him by his name?

By TesfaNews,

Ethiopia’s popular online video sharing site, DireTube, recently conducted a very candid survey on a variety of Addis Ababa residents by asking them two simple questions. First they were asked to tell the name of their President. The response they got was very astounding if not disturbing. Almost 90% of the participants do not have a clue on who their President is and what he looked like. Not a chance.

When the reporter switched the question from “Who is our President” to “Who is the Mayor” of their city (Addis Ababa), the result was equally disturbing if not worse. Almost none of the resident’s of the city knows who the Mayor is.  Continue reading Shocking: Most Ethiopians Don’t Know Their President!