Will Ethiopia's New Prime Minister Be Up to The Challenge?

The multilingual Abiy Ahmed Ali was born in 1976 in Jimma region in the western part of the country. The son of a Muslim father and a Christian mother, he has been actively involved in a peace forum for reconciliation after the outbreak of hostilities between the two religious communities writes Ludger Schadomsky for Deutsche Welle.


Abiy Ahmed is set to become the Oromo Prime Minister of the EPRDF’s 27-year rule.

  • Ethiopia:   Who is the New Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali?

    Deutsche Welle, 29 March 2018

    Ethiopia's new prime minister is the first Oromo to head the ruling EPRDF coalition in the country's 27-year history. Some observers believe he can bring about change in… Read more »


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