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Vol 56 No 12

Published 12th June 2015


Win big, win all

The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front is set to become what its critics have long accused it of being: a government without an opposition. That is what the provisional results of the general elections on 24 May suggest. According to the National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE), the EPRDF and its associated parties have won every single one of the 442 seats in the federal House of Peoples' Representatives (of a total 547) for which results had been declared as Africa Confidential went to press.

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