- አሁን ላይ ሳስበው ይቆጨኛል!! . . .የቀድሞው ፕሬዘዳንት ኮሎኔል መንግሥቱ ሀይለማርያም ለመጀመሪያ ጊዜ በፍቅር የወደቁላት እና የጋብቻ ጥያቄ ያቀረቡላት የድሬዳዋ ቆንጆ ተገኘች ።
Colonel Mengistu Hailemariam, the former president of the provisional military regime of Derg committee and Ethiopian workers party, latterly becomes “the Ethiopian People’s democratic republic”, was well known for his patriotic character and brutality too, for killing many hundred thousands of Ethiopians, during his socialist lead government ideology.
Though Mengistu is famous for his characters and mistakes, mentioned above, he showed up during his presidency, his love stories, specially during his early ages as a young soldier in Harar, are almost untold or little known.
Today we have one of his untold love story, which was buried under the sand for almost 60 years. The then beautiful young lady, who makes the young Mengistu fall in love with her for the first time, before his presidency and becoming colonel, and declined his marriage proposal.