1. Sahilework Zewde graduated in natural sciences from the University of Montpellier, France and is fluent in French and English on the top of Amharic.
2. She is a high-flying Ethiopian diplomat with years of experience with the UN and the Foreign Ministry of Ethiopia.
3. On October 25/2018 The House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) has elected Sahlework Zewde as the first female Ethiopian president.