Kifle Wodajo

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Kifle Wodajo (30 October 1936 – 28 April 2004) was the Ethiopian Minister of Foreign Affairs (1974–1977) and the first Secretary-General of the Organization of African States (25 May 1963 - 21 July 1964).[1]

Kifle Wodajo went into exile in the United States between 1977 and 1991 during the Derg era. After his return, Kifle joined Teshome Hailemariam and Dereje Deresse to form the Ethiopian National Democratic Organization.[2] Kifle became a member of the House of People's Representatives and served as chairman of commission which drafted the 1995 Constitution.[1]