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FM Dr. Tedros says: Officials fine with facebook

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 @ 1:59 am

“No one is unhappy about m social media presence…..In fact, at a recent high-level meeting, attended by the Prime Minister, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs was commended as a good example for to its online activity both at organizational level and by its officials “. [...]

Notes on PM Hailemariam’s Cabinet reshuffle

Saturday, July 20, 2013 @ 5:14 pm

(Daniel Berhane - July 7, 2013) Ethiopia’s Prime Minister appointed twelve Minsters this week. It is the biggest cabinet reshuffle since Hailemariam took oath as Prime Minister, bar the appointments last November. The reshuffle encompassed [...]

Justice Minister Berhan Hailu sacked after MPs rebuke

Saturday, May 11, 2013 @ 9:30 pm

(Daniel Berhane) Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegne dismissed his Justice Minister on Friday. The reason for the dismissal of Justice Minister Berhan Hailu is said to be poor performance, according to unofficial sources. This comes a day after the [...]

Ethiopia | Minister Melaku Fenta detained on corruption charges

Friday, May 10, 2013 @ 10:46 pm

(Daniel Berhane) Ethiopian police detained twelve individuals today, according to the press statement from the Federal Anti-Corruption Commission. Melaku Fanta, Director General of the Ethiopian Revenues and Customs Authority with the rank of a [...]

Special Edition | Post-Meles Zenawi 2012

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 @ 12:28 am

Special edition| Post-Meles 2012 Collection of exclusive interviews, opinion pieces and news digests covering the four moths after Meles.    ************************** *PM Hailemariam’s first 100 days  ************************** [...]

Ethiopian PM changes Cabinet to give Ethnic balance

Friday, December 7, 2012 @ 1:18 am

(By: William Davison) Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn appointed two new deputy premiers to share the leadership of the government between the four ethnic-based parties of the Horn of Africa nation’s ruling coalition. The second and [...]

Council of Ministers: Statement on PM Meles Zenawi death

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 @ 11:48 pm

Honorable Peoples and Friends of Ethiopia; The Council of Ministers of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, with deep sorrow and grief, regrets to inform the Peoples of Ethiopia that Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, who has led our country for [...]

PM appoints Execution Supervisors

Monday, November 22, 2010 @ 3:48 pm

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi six more officials with the rank of State Minister on Wednesday, November 17/2010. Five of the appointees are Execution Supervisors and the sixth is responsible for the special office of the PM. [...]

New Security Advisor Appointed, State Media Skipped the News

Friday, November 12, 2010 @ 8:37 am

Since Oct. 5/2010, PM Meles Zenaiw appointed 30 Ministers(including 10 Ministers without Portfolio), 49 State Ministers(including Prof. Tekalegn Mammo Advisor to the Minister of Agriculture with the rank of a State Minister ), 36 Especial envoys, Ambassadors plenipotentiary and Ambassadors, and 1 Commissioner (Sport Commissioner Abagisa). The public media outlets reported all the previous appointments, as they were immediately notified by a letter from the PM Office. But not this time. [...]

Ethiopia: Minister Abay Tsehaye Doubles as Director-General

Sunday, October 31, 2010 @ 3:05 am

The Prime Minister assigned Abay Tsehaye to a new post on Friday. Abay Tsehaye is to head the new giant sugar corporation as a Director-General, Minister with without Portfolio. Though, he is still serving as National Security Advisor to the PM. [...]
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