Ethiopia’s First Female President

Mignon Combs News, World

Ethiopia’s Parliament appointed the country’s first female President, Sahle-Work Zewde in a unanimous decision.┬áPrime Minister Chief of Staff Fitsum Arega tweeted, “In a patriarchal society such as ours, the appointment of a female head of state not only sets the standard for the future but also normalizes women as decision-makers in public life.”┬áPrime Minister Abiy Ahmed filled his cabinet with …