Somaliland: ' I Was in Tour Shoes so can understand you better' says Tedros as he becomes 1st African to head WHO - MENAFN.COM

Somalilandsun- Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus won the race to be the next head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday, becoming the first African to lead the Geneva-based United Nations agency. The former health minister and ...

Nation warmly welcomes new WHO Director General elect Dr. Tedros - Walta Information Center (blog)

Foreign Affairs State Minister, Hirut Zemene, warmly welcomed the Director General-elect of World Health Organization, Dr Tedros Adhanom at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport this morning. Ambassadors and delegates from Ethiopian public diplomacy ...

World Health Organization gets African DG - pppFocus

But Tedros (born 1965) is an Ethiopian politician, academic, public health authority that served in the government of Ethiopia as Minister of Health from 2005 to 2012 and Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2012 to 2016. Tedros will succeed China's ...

Zim endorses new WHO boss - The Herald

Zimbabwe has congratulated the new World Health Organisation director-general, Dr Tedros Adhanom of Ethiopia, who recently won an election with 133 votes against Dr Sania Nishtar from Pakistan and Dr David Nabarro from the United Kingdom.

Ethiopia's Tedros Faces Challenges as New WHO Chief - Voice of America

African delegates celebrated with ululations and high-fives when Ethiopia's Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected director-general of the World Health Organization earlier this week in Geneva. Now, Tedros faces a slew of challenges as he takes the ...