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Ethiopian Orthodox Church Patriarch to Resign

Abune Mathias to resign as the patriarch of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahdo Church

Apparently, the Patriarch felt that he no longer exercising his power due to disobedience by members of his administration. (Photo: EBC.TV)

BY BORKENA NEWS

The last two weeks witnessed the resignation of Speaker of Ethiopian parliament, Aba Dula Gemeda, and the advisor to the Prime minister, Bereket Simon.

Now Patriarch of Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahdo Church told his aides and loyal within the church administration that he is resigning starting next week, according to a report by Wazema radio which cited seemingly well-placed sources within the church. Continue reading Ethiopian Orthodox Church Patriarch to Resign