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Dr Arkebe Oqubay awarded Japan’s highest decoration

(EBC; November 09, 2018)  --Doctor Arkebe Oqubay, Special Adviser to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, with a rank of Minister, this  week conferred with Japan’s highest decoration, ‘the ‘Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star’, by Emperor Akihito and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

Dr Arkebe received this decoration for his outstanding work in the industrialization of Ethiopia and for his role in advancing and strengthening the economic ties between the two countries.

Japanese embassy in Ethiopia