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Ethiopian PM Meles died of sudden infection - state television
August 21, 2012 / 5:02 AM / 5 years ago

Ethiopian PM Meles died of sudden infection - state television

ADDIS ABABA, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, 57, died of a sudden infection while recovering from an illness at a hospital abroad, the African nation’s state-run television said on Tuesday.

“Prime Minister Zenawi suddenly passed away last night. Meles was recovering in a hospital overseas for the past two months but died of a sudden infection at 11:40,” state television said.

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