Below is a statment provided by the Permanent Mission of Eritrea to the United Nations about the election of Mr. Tesfa Alem Seyoum to the United Nation’s Advisory Comittee on Aministrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ)
Eritrea won comfortably a seat at the ACABQ of the United Naitons on Friday, 9 November 2012. After receiving the majority of vote among African candidates, the Eritrean dipolmat, Mr. Tesfa Alem Seyoum, Deputy Permanent Representative of the State of Eritrea to the United Nations (UN), has been elected to take one ot the two ACABQ seats representing Africa for a three-year tem, starting 1 January 2013.
Mr. Seyoum had earlier received the endorsements of the Eastern Africa Sub-Region and the African Group of Ambassadors in New York and finally of the African Union Council of Ministers in Addis Ababa in July 2012. Continue reading Profile: Mr. Tesfa Alem Seyoum (UN, ACABQ)