Ethiopia: The Order of Emperor Menelik II
Ribbon: Yellow with narrow green, yellow and red edges.
Instituted: 1924 by Ras Tafari Makonnen
Awarded: To senior military and court officials.
Grades: 5 (Knight Grand Cross, Knight Commander, Commander, Officer and Member).
Post-nominal letters: GCEM (Grand Cross), GOEM (Knight Commander), CEM (Commander), OEM (Officer), and MEM (Member).
Page last updated: 6 January 2002