Abiy Ahmed On His Way to Becoming Ethiopia's First Oromo PM

Abiy Ahmed has been chosen by Ethiopia's ruling coalition to lead the party, meaning he will likely be become the country's new prime minister. He will take control of the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front, filling the gap left when Hailemariam Desalegn announced his resignation last month.



  • Ethiopia:   Ruling Party Chooses Abiy Ahmed as Leader

    Deutsche Welle, 28 March 2018

    After two years of unrest, the prime minister of second-most populous nation resigned. Activists hope Abiy Ahmed represents a new direction for the government, but some analysts… Read more »

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Abiy Ahmed.

Hailemariam Desalegn.

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