Negasso Gidada, former president of Ethiopia passed away

Negasso Gidada, former president of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Negasso Gidada passed away in Germany where he was undergoing medical treatment. He was 75. He was the president of Ethiopia between 1995 and 2001.He served as president for six years until he fell out with the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi’s administration. He was also a member of the Constitution draft Committee.