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Ethiopia

Abiy Ahmed

Date of Birth: 15 August 1976
Place of Birth: Beshasha, near Agaro, Oromo Region


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Oromia cracks open again

Oromo nationalists had hoped that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's administration would address their demands after thousands of activists lost their lives in protests that paved the way for his premiership in early 2018...


The pride of lions

While Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el Sisi runs a military regime to which no serious challenge is foreseeable Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is at the centre of a political maelstrom which could destroy the fragile federation...

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Refugees in crossfire

Until Abiy Ahmed took the premiership of the nation the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) was prominent in Ethiopia's government...


New party, old tactics

Many oppositionists believe the general election scheduled for 29 August has already veered from the fair democratic process promised by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed when he took office especially in the largest federal state Oromia Abiy's home region (AC Vol 60 No 22 Prize fight)...


Frontier fracas

Soon after the Kenyan Security Minister Fred Matiang'i was dispatched to Mogadishu with a message for Farmajo followed by a brief stop in Addis Ababa where he met the Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed...


Revenues and resources are the key

In Ethiopia Cowan argues that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed could push through the Homegrown Economic Reform strategy with IMF backing and further boost its fast-growing economy should his new Prosperity Party succeed at the polls in August (AC Vol 61 No 2 Regime reality check)...

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Regime reality check

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and his fresh-faced Prosperity Party (PP) are set for a tough struggle in elections despite domestic acclaim and enthusiastic international support including the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize...


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