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’s new PM pledges reforms to end violence

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s new prime minister, Abiye Ahmed, promised on Monday to push through democratic reforms in an effort to end three years of unrest that first... 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 »

Ethiopia’s new PM, Ghana’s record IPO, and Angola and UK uncover fraud

Ethiopia to vote in new prime minister, though political protests and arrests persist On Tuesday, the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front voted Dr. Abiy Ahmed the new chairman... Read more »

Ethiopia awaits new PM, EPRDF admits weaknesses in internal democracy

The Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), the country’s ruling coalition says it remained united whiles admitting weaknesses in internal democracy, state media Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC) reports. The... Read more »

Ethiopia to get first Muslim Prime Minister – pro-govt blogger hints

Ethiopia will have a Muslim Prime Minister by close of this week according to a pro-government blogger, Daniel Berhane. The 180-member Council of the ruling Ethiopia Peoples Revolutionary Democratic... Read more »

Ethiopia’s parliament ratifies emergency rule imposed after PM’s resignation

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s parliament ratified on Friday a state of emergency imposed after the prime minister announced his resignation, though votes against the bill exposed rifts within... Read more »

Social media users in America are stoking Ethiopia’s ethnic violence … – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Social media users in America are stoking Ethiopia’s ethnic violence …Pittsburgh Post-GazetteThe Ethiopian diaspora in the US uses social media to great effect in shaping coverage of... Read more »

Ethiopian Cabinet declares state of emergency after protests force prime minister’s resignation – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times Ethiopian Cabinet declares state of emergency after protests force prime minister’s resignationLos Angeles TimesHailemariam Desalegn announces his resignation as Ethiopian prime minister on Thursday, Feb. 15,... Read more »

Ethiopia declares state of emergency after PM quits | News

Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency, a day after the country’s prime minister abruptly resigned. The measure was announced on Friday by the Council of Ministers, the Ethiopian... Read more »