Mr. Getachew Makebo Wajebo

Mr. Getachew Makebo Wajebo is a Minster for Africa Diaspora Cluster Coordinator based in Pretoria Ethiopian Embassy, South Africa since April 2021.

Mr. Getachew had served in different expertise positions and capacities. He was the Director for China Affairs, Director for Foreign Direct Investment Promotion in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ethiopia and Vice consul III for the Diaspora information and research in Beirut consulate office, Lebanon. From July 2008 to 2015.

He also served for three years in different capacities in government offices that include Crop Development expert, Deputy head of Agriculture and Rural Development Office, Angacha woreda, Kembata and Tembato Zone, Southern Reginal government.

Mr. Getachew currently holds Executive Master in Governance and Development Policy from Post Graduate School of International and Development Studies (CERIS- Centre Europeen de Recherches Internationales et Strategiques) (2017) Brussels, Belgium and Bachelor of arts in Dry and Crop Science (2005) from Mekele University, Ethiopia. Mr. Getachew is 38 years old, married and father of a son.