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Ethiopia

Berhanu Nega

Date of Birth: 6 December 1958
Place of Birth: Bishoftu


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The Millennium deal

Those released include Hailu Shawal the CUD's former Chairman; Berhanu Nega Mayor-elect of Addis Ababa in 2005; Professor Mesfin Wolde Mariam a veteran human rights advocate; and several people elected to parliament in 2005...

Berhanu Nega is still the CUD’s best respected politician despite smuggling out of gaol a book which some saw as a self-serving tract...


Trying talks

On 28 July Prime Minister Meles Zenawi Chairman of the EPRDF held his first post-election meeting with the opposition leaders Berhanu Nega of the Coalition for Unity and Democracy (CUD) and Beyene Petros of the United Ethiopian Democratic Forces (UEDF)...

Within the CUD the All Ethiopian Unity Party (Chairman Hailu Shawal) is thought to be keener on direct action than the other elements Rainbow Ethiopia (Berhanu Nega) the Ethiopian United Democratic Party-Medhin (Admassu Gebeyheu) and the small Ethiopian Democratic Movement...


The ethnic factor

Another component is the Rainbow Party led by Getachew Admassu and Berhanu Nega who was the CUD's successful campaign manager...

Berhanu Nega who was for several years President of the Ethiopian Economic Association is strongly tipped for the mayor's office and his colleagues include several technocrats...


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