Abiy Ahmed

Isaias Afwerki and Abiy Ahmed - Eritrea News - Ethiopia Headline Story

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed hugged Isaias after he arrived at the airport, before they left together in the same armoured four-wheel drive car, the latest sign of rapprochement between the Horn of Africa neighbours.
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“Welcome home President Isaias!!” Abiy’s chief of staff, Fitsum Arega, wrote on Twitter, saying the Eritrean leader “received a heartfelt warm welcome” from the Ethiopian prime minister on his arrival. Read More →

Abiy Ahmed, Abiye Ahmed - Ethiopia News

Eritrean Information Minister Yemane Gebremeskel said on Twitter that Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, 41, and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki, 71, had inked a “Joint Declaration of Peace and Friendship” on the second day of the state visit.Read More →

Abiy Ahmed, Abiye Ahmed - Ethiopia News Headline

While Abiy Ahmed’s rise to power has led to a dramatic decrease in protests, critics say what he has done so far is simply “putting out fires.” Abiy Ahmed has been called “Prime Minister Bolt” for the sprinter-like pace of reforms Some Ethiopians say it’s hardly possible to comprehend a single day’s events.Read More →

Abiy Ahmed, Abiye Ahmed - Ethiopia News

Abiy Ahmed was born on August 15, 1976 in Oromia, one of the Horn of Africa state’s nine regions. Abiy Ahmed was unanimously elected chairman of the 81-member OPDO central committee. He is a former minister of science and technology under Desalegn. He has doctorate in peace and security from Addis Ababa University. He speaks fluent English and three Ethiopian languages. Read More →