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Ethiopian MP to Get Japan’s Foreign Minister Award

ADDIS ABEBA – Ethiopian member of parliament Hordofa Bekele is among Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendations for 2019, Japan embassy in Addis Ababa says.

The embassy announces that former Deputy Chairperson of Ethio-Japan Parliamentary Friendship Group MP Hordofa is among this year’s foreign recipients on Tuesday.

The Commendation was awarded in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the promotion of mutual understanding between Japan and Ethiopia.

Apart from the Ethiopian MP, the Commendations are awarded to 212 individuals and 66 groups this year.