Ethiopia swears in Abiye as new PM amid ethnic, youth tensions

News Monday, April 2, 2018 12:28 By REUTERS Abiye Ahmed Ali, newly elected Prime Minister of Ethiopia, addresses the house of Parliament in Addis Ababa, after the swearing in... Read more »

Ethiopia chooses new leader from protest-hit region in break from past

ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — Ethiopia’s ruling coalition has elected a new chairman and eventual prime minister from a vast protest-hit region, in a major shift in leadership that could... Read more »

Ethiopia to swear in new prime minister on April 2

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s prime minister-elect Abiye Ahmed will be sworn in on Monday, its parliament said, after the ruling coalition chose him to succeed Hailemariam Desalegn as... Read more »

What next for Ethiopia after EPRDF picks Abiy Ahmed as leader? | Ethiopia News

Analysts have voiced optimism over the election of Abiy Ahmed as the new chairman of the ruling coalition in Ethiopia, a country rocked by mass anti-government protests for several... Read more »

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition approves Abiye Ahmed as prime minister

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s ruling coalition voted in Abiye Ahmed as new prime minister on Tuesday following the resignation of Hailemariam Desalegn last month, the state-run Ethiopian Broadcasting... Read more »

Massive crackdown overshadows political reform and new prime minister election in Ethiopia

(OPride)—On Sunday March 25, Ethiopia’s opposition Blue Party held a luncheon for recently released political prisoners. The attendees list featured leaders of multiple political parties, activists, journalists and bloggers... Read more »

MERCENARY MILITARY COMMAND POST REIGN OF TERROR IN ETHIOPIA

Siraj Fegessa Author’s Note: This commentary is aimed at the Diaspora Ethiopian media. It aims to accomplish two objectives. First, I aim to openly challenge the Diaspora Ethiopian media... Read more »

He owns much of Ethiopia. The Saudis won’t say where they’re keeping him. | News

He supplies coffee to Starbucks. He owns much of Ethiopia. And he is known as “Sheikh Mo” in the Clintons’ circle. But the gilded life of Sheikh Mohammed Hussein... Read more »

He owns much of Ethiopia. The Saudis won’t say where they’re keeping him.

He supplies coffee to Starbucks. He owns much of Ethiopia. And he is known as “Sheikh Mo” in the Clintons’ circle. He supplies coffee to Starbucks. He owns much... Read more »

He Owns Much of Ethiopia. The Saudis Won’t Say Where They’re Hiding Him.

While Sheikh Amoudi lacks a princely pedigree, he is in other ways an archetype of those entangled in the kingdom’s power play: a billionaire with assets stretching across the... Read more »