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Ethiopia, France discuss military cooperation

The Defense Minister of Ethiopia Lemma Megersa led a delegation of senior military officials to France to discuss military cooperation between the two countries.

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Politics

Ethiopia appoints new defense, foreign ministers

Reshuffling his cabinet for the third time since coming to power a year ago, the reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia today appointed new foreign affairs, defense and construction ministers.

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NBE Blog

Ethiopia’s Team Lemma divorce or marry “Oromo first, Finfine kegna“ idea

By Andualem Sisay Gessesse – When Abiy Ahmed (PhD) sworn in as the Prime Minister of Ethiopia a year ago, the country was almost at the verge of collapse. Most of the people were lost their hope following the anti-government demonstrations and the brutal responses of the regime under the state of emergencies.

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Agribusiness

Ethiopian PM inaugurates irrigation dam

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia today inaugurated Gidabo irrigation dam that can irrigate over 13,400 hectares of land in Oromia and Southern regions of the country.

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Politics

Rebranded party elects Ethiopia’s PM Abiy again as chairman

The Oromo Peoples’ Democratic Organization (OPDO), which rebranded itself this week as Oromo Democratic Party (ODP) this week, has reelected Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to continue as its chairman.