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Ethiopia: The Demise of EPRDF in the Offing following Split within the TPLF

The long simmering feud between the Azeb and Sibhat group splits the shacky governing party in Ethiopia to its demise.
The long simmering feud between Azeb and Sibhat splits the shaky governing party in Ethiopia in to two.

By Tazabi-1,

The existence of EPRDF has been hinging on TPLF’s cohesiveness and strength since its inception, however after the death of dictator Meles Zenawi, the rubber stump parties that were molded in TPLF’s desire are starting to question the very reason for their existence and somehow show signs of independent decision making- the recent discord within OPDO is case in point.

To begin with, the front was built on sandy grounds. Member parties were formed by putting few loyal figures at the helm of the member parties who act like little dictators in deciding who should be elected for central committee under direct order from Meles himself.  Continue reading Ethiopia: The Demise of EPRDF in the Offing following Split within the TPLF