Heads of International organisation and Ambassadors of various countries based here in Genève signed today Book of Condolence in honor of the former Ethiopian President Girma Woldegiorgis. The Book of Condolence has been opened at the Permanent Mission for two days. The signing of the Book of condolence began later today at 9am at the Permanent Mission. Heads of international organizations and ambassadors of various missions based in Geneve were invited to pay their respects as of 3pm today to tomorrow 6pm December 20, 2018.
Accordingly, Books of Condolences have also been placed in the Permanent mission.
The body of the late President will be laid to rest today at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa, at 3pm in the afternoon
Senior government officials, ambassadors, representatives of regional and international organizations, diplomatic corps, and Addis Ababa dweller will attend the late President Girma funeral.
The late President Girma Woldegioargis died on last Friday night.He was born in the capital Addis Ababa on 28 December 1924.
He was the President of Ethiopia from 2001 to 2013. The late President Girma has performed various state duties throughout the country in different capacities for many years.