In unexpected turn of event, Abadula Gemeda, a veteran member of the Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and Speaker of the House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR), has left his position to assume a role at the executive branch of government as national security advisor to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) with ministerial portfolio, while Muferiat Kemal was endorsed in unanimous vote to replace him becoming the first female Speaker of the House.
Passing through turbulent years in Ethiopia, Karuturi Agro Products PLC – a subsidiary of the Indian based Karuturi Global Ltd (KGL) – said it is about to recommence the troubled commercial farms it was forced to abandon in Ethiopia, last year.
One-time preacher and another time a motivational speaker, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) appeared to be a lecturer, a diplomat as well as an assertive politician while talking to the local business people gathered at the luxuries Sheraton Addis Hotel, this week.
Interview | Apr 07
Vsevolod Tkachenko is the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Ethiopia. After graduating from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR in 1983, Tkachenko started his diplomatic career the same year.
Interview | Mar 24
Merera Gudina (PhD) is a prominent opposition political party leader and a renowned scholar. He is the chairman of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), one of the parties that make up the front: the Ethiopian Federal Democratic Unity Forum a.k.a. Medrek.