Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed names cabinet | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia’s new prime minister has named a cabinet that includes the former mining minister as defence minister, and retained the finance and foreign ministers from his predecessor’s cabinet. Abiy... Read more »

Four Ethiopians killed in Moyale bomb attack

By IRENE MWENDWAMore by this Author Four people on Tuesday were killed and more than 20 hospitalised following a bomb attack on the Ethiopian side of Moyale town. Speaking... Read more »

Decades of volatility test Ethiopia’s young leader

David Pilling in London and John Aglionby in Nairobi April 17, 2018 Print this page It is not every day a prime minister admits that his country is in... Read more »

Ethiopia frees blogger and Oromia official detained under martial law

Ethiopian media outlets, activists and rights groups have reported that the government has released two high-profile persons detained under state of emergency rules. The two, lecturer / blogger, Seyoum... Read more »

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... Read more »

Ethiopia PM gets huge welcome in Ambo, epicenter of Oromo protests

Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed visited the epicenter of protests that riled the country between 2015 and last year with a call for the people to rally behind government... Read more »

Strange times in Ethiopia as all sides happy with new PM

Abiy Ahmed     By Teshome M. Borago   A new Prime Minister is named in Ethiopia, as Dr. Abiy Ahmed became the first self-identifying Oromo leader in the history of... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Prime Minster Abiy Ahmed’s first speech

Scam!Scam! Scam! Many are making a big fuss about Abiye, but as far as I can see it is much ado about nothing, since he will be serving the... Read more »

Ethiopia installs new PM after protests

Ethiopia’s legislature has elected young and outspoken Abiy Amhed as prime minister, amid hopes that he will be able to quell sustained anti-government protests in Africa’s second most populous... Read more »

Over 1,100 arrested under Ethiopia state of emergency

Tiksa Negeri/Reuters More than 1 100 people have been arrested in Ethiopia since the nation declared a state of emergency following the prime minister’s resignation last month, state media... Read more »