Ethiopia jails former minister for corruption

Ethiopia jails former minister for corruption

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – An Ethiopian court on Friday convicted a former cabinet minister on corruption charges and sentenced him to six years in prison. The conviction comes amid a push by... Read more »
Ethiopia won't be forced by US on dam, foreign minister says

Ethiopia won’t be forced by US on dam, foreign minister says

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia refuses to be pressured by the United States into signing a deal with Egypt and Sudan over its controversial dam on the Nile River, says Ethiopia’s... Read more »
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Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopian prime minister who ended standoff with Eritrea

By Max Bearak Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethio­pian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his dogged pursuit of democratic reforms and regional peacemaking efforts.... Read more »
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Ethiopian Prime Minister forms committee to resolve boundary dispute between Addis and Oromia regional state

Addis Abeba, March 09/2019 – Office of PrimeMinister Abiy Ahmed released statement announcing the formation of acommittee of eight individuals to work to bring in suggestions andrecommendations to help to “sustainably resolve”... Read more »
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Prime Minister Abiy in Rome on his first leg of European visit

Date: January 22, 2019 in: Abiy Ahmed, Addis News, AddisZena, Davos, Front Page, Italy, News, Politics, Rome, Switzerland, World Economic Forum Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia leading a high-level government delegation... Read more »
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Ethiopia: Prime Minister Abiy names Nigusu Tilahun as new Press Secretary

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has fired press secretary Billene Seyoum, barely two month after she was appointed in the newly created post. Abiy has appointed Nigusu Tilahun as press secretary at... Read more »
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Ethiopian Prime Minister among 100 most influential Africans of 2018

FBC–Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed has been named among the 100 most influential Africans of 2018 by the New African magazine. The magazine has featured Dr Abiy on its cover page. The... Read more »
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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia

Yesterday, the Prime Minister spoke with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia. Prime Minister Trudeau offered his congratulations on the ambitious program of reform Prime Minister Abiy has pursued, including his leadership... Read more »
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Ethiopian Prime Minister gets warm welcome in Ambo, a stronghold of the Qero movement,

By Addis Getachew Ethiopia’s new prime minister on Wednesday visited Ambo town — 125 kilometers west of the capital Addis Ababa — which is a stronghold of the Qero movement, an... Read more »
My Personal Letter to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia

My Personal Letter to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia

Abiy Ahmed Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Office of the Prime Minister Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Dear Prime Minister Abiy: Please accept my heartfelt congratulations on your inauguration as prime minister. I am supremely... Read more »