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Ethiopia’s Judicial branch

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Ethiopia is governed under the constitution of 1994, which provides for a president as chief of state and a prime minister as head of government.

The bicameral parliament consists of the 110-seat Council of the Federation, which represents the ethnic interests of the regional governments, and the 547-seat Council of People’s Representatives, whose members are popularly elected and who in turn elect the president. The prime minister is designated by the party in power following legislative elections.

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