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Welcoming madam president

Days after approving a gender-balanced cabinet, lawmakers of both the upper and lower houses– the House of People’s Representatives (HPR) and the House of the Federation (HoF) unanimously elected Sahlework Zewde as the first female President of Ethiopia, replacing the outgoing president, Mulatu Teshome (PhD).

Andargachew Tsige in pardon list

Andargachew Tsige, an Ethiopian born British Citizen, who was in jail charged with terrorism has been confirmed to be among the list of convicted prisoners sent to President Mulatu Teshome for pardon.

Somaliland’s democracy put to test, passes

As Somaliland's fifth President was sworn in to power, the international community applauded the democratic elections and peaceful transition of power in the self-declared sovereign country of Somaliland, this week.