Why Ethiopians are optimistic under Prime Minister Abiy [OPINION]
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Why Ethiopians are optimistic under Prime Minister Abiy

By Col. Jamal Ahmed [OPINION]– After taking office the new prime minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed (PhD), has been touring the nation preaching unity. His coming to power was not an easy journey. It came with a fierce struggle within the ruling coalition – the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Party (EPRDF).

Empowering women and girls: Africa’s biggest missed opportunity - OPINION
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Empowering women and girls: Africa’s biggest missed opportunity

By Amb. Amina Mohamed – Agenda 2063 calls for an Africa where development is people-driven, unleashing the potential of its women and youth, while SDG 5 focuses on gender equality. How can we unleash the potential of Africa’s women and girls, given their widespread under-representation in so many aspects of African life?

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Kenya’s AU candidate for chairperson position met with African youth

Kenya’s Foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Amina Mohamed, who is a candidate for the position of Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), accompanied by Mrs. Sicily Kariuki, Kenya’s Minister for Youth and Gender Affairs met on Monday with youth from various African countries in Addis Ababa.