Why is the accidental Prime Minister so abusive and disrespectful
Furthermore, some scholars predicted that he will be wise enough to refrain from and avoid the inflammatory rhetoric of Meles Zenawi as he begins the top job of the country. On the other hand, as he was Meles’ protégé and the unanimous choice of the shadowy, corrupt and secretive group of kingmakers; some concerned Ethiopians were also skeptical on his sensibleness.
His acceptance speech at the parliament last month was not encouraging to those who hope for a break from the past; While speaking to VOA’s Peter Heinlein on the country’s Press Freedom record last September, he was parroting the annoying words of the regime’s propaganda chief, Bereket Simon.
Today, his accented speech was abusive and disrespectful at the Ethiopian parliament. Most of his responses were sounded his predecessor’s signature phrases and he once again confirmed as a “Meles’ Clone” and a puppet. Click here to watch the video