State Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Addis Standard has affirmed from three sources with information to the issue. Envoy Markos was educated about the end of his situation as State Minister in a letter marked and sent to him by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed a weekend ago.
A few sources state he was ended from his situation because of an ongoing comment he provided for media with respect to the restriction on a Chinese appointment from making a trip to Mekelle, the capital of Tigray local state. Diplomat Markos disclosed to DW Amharic that the movement prohibition on the Chinese assignment wasn't endorsed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Different sources state he has had a run-in with Prime Minister Abiy because of his help for Sidama choice. Addis Standard can't affirm the two cases. The updates on Ambassador Redwan's new task came a couple of days following a two-day official visit by Eritrea's President Isaias Afwerki to Ethiopia.
During which Ambassador Redwan took an interest, and only half a month after his letters of certifications were acknowledged by Eritrea. He was designated as Ethiopia's agent in July 2018 after the rapprochement between the two nations following 20 years of no-harmony, no-war status.
- Must Watch