July 8, 2005
The longest election?
Can anyone think of another set of election results that have taken so long to come out?
The first official results from Ethiopia's disputed May elections show the ruling party and the opposition won roughly the same number of seats. With more than half the results announced, the EPRDF of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has a narrow lead. The National Election Board said it was investigating allegations of fraud in up to 200 seats.
Here is some analysis from the Head Heeb.
I am experimenting with turning comments on again.
Posted by aheavens at July 8, 2005 3:08 PM
Take a look at the comment thread on my site. I've received a few comments that seem to be meant for you, including a request for a radio interview.
Posted by: Jonathan Edelstein at July 10, 2005 7:26 PM