Ethiopia benefiting from AGOA forum, Dina Mufti
(July 04, 2013) MFA
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Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Ethiopia has gained economic and
political benefits from the 12th AGOA forum.
Briefing journalists on the current issues, spokesperson with the
ministry ambassador Dina Mufti said the forum was diplomatically,
economically and politically beneficial as USA is willing to continue the
Regarding the first year anniversary of the passing away of Meles
Zenawi the ambassador said the nation is preparing its self to
commemorate him trough planting tree seedlings as the late premier
had been struggling to expand green development internationally.
Expressing the deep sorrow that Ethiopian Government and people of
Ethiopia have felt over the flood accident in Sudan, the ambassador
wishes recovery for 150,000 displaced Sudanese.
He also said it is Ethiopia’s’ aspiration for immediate calm in Egypt.
Speaking about the recent crash of Ethiopian air force plane in Mogadishu, Ambassador Dina said the government of Somalia is investigating the
cause of the accident, and his office will disclose the findings to the public as soon as the report gets finalized.