Philip Anthony Hammond, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingodm, is set to be in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia on June 1 and 2, 2016.
It is expected that Andragachew Tsige, an Ethiopian-British politician kidnapped by the Ethiopian government since June 23, 2014 from Sanaa Airport, Yemen will be among the main issues he will be having on his agenda.
The Twitter account of Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed visit:
Sec. of State of @foreignoffice of the UK, Rt Hon @PHammondMP will arrive on 1 June '16 for 2days visit 2 Ethiopia pic.twitter.com/sZk0W3PqJj— Ethiopian Diplomacy (@mfaethiopia) May 30, 2016
UK’s Prime Minister was reportedly said to be travelling to Ethiopia in April 2016.
Hammond had previously noted that he had expressed his concerns and discussed about Andragachew whenever he met Ethiopian officials.