|Dr. Yilikal Kefale President of Amhara Region|
In the past few years, the Amhara Region of Ethiopia had to change its president more frequently. After the death of Dr. Ambachew, Ato Temesgen became the leader but after a few months of service, he had to take power in the federal government so he was replaced by Ato Lake Ayalew for a very short period of time. He was at that time the vice president of the region then he was substituted by Ato Agegnehu Teshager who served for around a year.
1. Birthplace and Growth
Dr. Yilikal Kefale was born and raised in a town called Achefer which is located in West Gojjam.
2. Higher Education
He got his bachelor's degree in history and master's degree in social anthropology from Addis Ababa University.