Ethiopia Opposition Accuses Government of Using Aid for Votes – Bloomberg.com

Nov. 10 (Bloomberg) — Ethiopia’s opposition today accused Prime Minister Meles Zenawi’s government of using its access to foreign-funded, anti-poverty programs to gain support for the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front. Members of the opposition are routinely denied benefits to relief food, microfinance loans and access to civil service jobs, the Forum for Democratic Dialogue, a coalition of eight political parties said.

Ethiopia Opposition Accuses Government of Using Aid for Votes – Bloomberg.com

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