Adanech Abebe is a famous Ethiopian politician who is currently serving as the thirty-second mayor of Addis Ababa. From 18 August 202 to 28 September 2021, Abebe served as a Deputy Mayor. From October 2018 to March 2020, she served as the Minister of the Ministry of Revenue and Customs Authority of the ‘Government of Ethiopia’, but during that tenure, she was thinking of getting the position of Federal Attorney General of Ethiopia. Adanech is the first woman to hold the status of Mayorship since its creation in 1910.
Adanech Abebe's Net Worth
As of 2022, Adanech Abebe's net worth is estimated to be $5 million.
Source(s) of Fame
Place of Birth
Adanech Abebe took birth in a middle-class family but always found great support from her parents. She was interested in politics, and her parents supported her that way. Adanech was deeply involved in political affairs and loved to know about them through the different news channels. Her passion and interest in politics made her enter the field just after completing her formal education.
Adanech Abebe has been mainly serving the city named ‘Addis Ababa’ as a Deputy Mayor (also known as Acting Mayor) for the last few years. The lady politician has a strong profile in politics, indicating that she has served in many government positions, mainly in the ‘Oromia’ region and ‘Adama city. Before getting the position of Deputy Mayor of Addis Ababa, she served as ‘Minister’ at the Ministry of Revenue’ where she raised the country’s annual revenue statistics to about one billion US dollars in 2018.
During her inaugural ceremony as Mayor of Addis Ababa, she spoke in huge support of the residents of Addis Ababa. She stated in her speech, ‘Serving as a Mayor to the people of Addis Ababa is like a great pride. These people deserve respect, dignity, and quality services. Our prime focus will be to make sure all these factors to the public.
Adanech has served as a team working to support Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’ who came on the designation in April 2018, under the follow up of political unrest that forced the previous Prime Minister named ‘Hailemariam Desalegn’ to resign and quit her post. However, a few days back, different areas of Ethiopia, including ‘Oromia’ held their meet-up for the establishment of the new government and election of its leaders.
The Regional Government of Oromia held its meeting and elected ‘Shimelis Abdissa’ as the president of the region for the next 5 years.
As most politicians do, Adanech has not shown any information about her personal life. Media sources are trying more to know somehow about her marital status, past relationships, or kids, but they are still unable to find it anyway. However, some have predicted that she surely has been married and carrying no dating relationship in the past.
The star politician Adanech Abebe does not have active social media accounts on Instagram and Facebook; however, she has an official account on Twitter, where she has 346k followers. She often uses that account to share regular political updates and events and keeps her fans updated and engaged. Many recent trends can be seen on her page. And this bright political career is a source of her huge income as well. Moreover, she is currently leading Addis Ababa and focusing more on brightening her political career.
Politics is not just about ruling; it’s more about how to maintain friendly relationships with the people and make efforts to resolve their problems on the top note. Adanech Abebe has been a perfect example of these attributes, and her efforts in the field have just made her able to enjoy a net worth of $5 million.