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Nobel Peace Prize should encourage Abiy on reform path

 

The award of the Nobel Peace Prize to prime minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia vindicates his approach to peace in the Horn of Africa and strengthens his ability to achieve further reforms in this own country.

Ethiopian PM Abiy awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize after negotiating a peace settlement with Eritrea following decades of conflict between the neighbouring countries.…

Abiy’s reforms embolden Ethiopian regionalists

Recent unrest in Ethiopia’s Amhara region raises the spectre of further conflict as hardline ethno-nationalists spot an opening in the more relaxed political atmosphere under prime minister Abiy Ahmed.

Ethiopia-Eritrea: After the low-hanging fruit

Stepping off the plane in Asmara, Eritrea’s modest capital, Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed was welcomed as a returning hero amid banners carrying his name, brotherly hugs and a long red carpet.

Ethiopia’s Abiy embarks on reform agenda

Just months after mass ethnic and political protests sent shockwaves through Ethiopia, threatening the ruling party’s decades-long grip on power and provoking the resignation of the prime minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, his newly appointed replacement Abiy Ahmed took the rare step of meeting with his political opponents.…

Ethiopia’s Abiy embarks on reform agenda 

Just months after mass ethnic and political protests sent shockwaves through Ethiopia, threatening the ruling party’s decades-long grip on power and provoking the resignation of the prime minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, his newly appointed replacement Abiy Ahmed took the rare step of meeting with his political opponents.…