Ethiopian prime minister Meles Zenawi casts his vote – Video

Ethiopian prime minister Meles Zenawi casts his vote at a polling station in Adwa, Ethiopia
Ethiopian prime minister Meles Zenawi casts his vote at a polling station in Adwa, 900 kilometres north of the capital Addis Ababa. (AFP: Simon Maina)

Adwa,  Ethiopia, May 23, 2010- Prime Minister Meles Zenawi on Sunday voted in a polling station set up in Adawa Town, Tigray State.

Residents of the town warmly welcomed Meles up on his arrival at his birthplace, Daberchi, which houses polling station 04-A in the town to cast vote.

Similarly, a candidate of ARENA/FORUM, Aregash Adane voted in polling station 04-B.

TPLF/EPRDF, ARENA/FORUM and AEUP have delegated 12 candidates.

Video: Ethiopian prime minister Meles Zenawi casts his vote at a polling station in Adwa, Ethiopia May 23, 2010