NAIROBI - Ethiopia
's acting prime
minister, Hailemariam Desalegn
, will remain at the helm of the
country until an election in 2015 following the death of Meles
Zenawi, the government spokesman said on Wednesday.
"He will be the prime minister until 2015. He is to be sworn
in and he is to finish the five-year term of government and that
is indisputable," Bereket Simon
told Reuters by telephone.
Bereket said parliament would be summoned within the next
two days when Hailemariam would be sworn in as prime minister.