Addis Ababa residents speak out on the passing of PM Abiy Ahmed’s father


Melat Mulugeta

Ato Mohammed Ali, father of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019, at the age of 105. He was buried the next day in accordance with Islamic norms in the town of Gomma District, Beshahsa Kebele. Following the saddening news, world leaders and local and international officials have expressed their condolences. Mereja TV took the streets of Addis Ababa so that the community could pass on their condolences to the family and beloved ones.