Secretary General of the House of Federation of Meles’ regime, defects
Mr. Foto Bedane Secretary General of the House of Federation defected. Mr. Bedane was part of the Ethiopian parliamentary delegation led by House of Federation Speaker, Degfe Bula who left for Geneva, Switzerland on Friday, 13th October, 2006, to attend the 115th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). The Assembly meeting took place between 16 ““ 18 October 2006. His predecessor, Samuel Alemayhu, also defected after attending a World Conference of Speakers of Parliament on Sept 7-9, 2005 in New York City.