The bad part of the news will likely come later after the African Union session is done.
Given his health condition, Meles may not come back as a leader. There is a report that Siyum Mesfin, former minister of Foreign Affairs, has arrived in Addis for an emergency session with the top TPLF group, from Beijing on Sunday morning. So, who will succeed Meles Zenawi?
Will the Ethiopian Moslems slow down their protest? They are using the same tactics the Ethiopian imperial armed forces used to depose Hailselassie to create the Dergue after: intense, apparently leaderless movement hidden in the back doors to appear later with uncompromising political demands.
The million dollar question is - who will replace Meles?
Unless, the moslems demand is slowed down or neutralized, the peaceful transition of power within the Tigraians may get a bit complex.