Hailemariam Desalegn formed a new government this week after being re-elected as Prime Minister by a parliament controlled by his party, EPRDF, and allies. In his new cabinet, the three deputy Prime Ministers kept their respective portfolio: Demeke [...]
(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 [...]
(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 [...]
(Daniel Berhane) Director General and Deputy Director of the Ethiopian Revenues and Customs Authority were put in custody on Friday, as reported in the previous news in this blog. The detention is on charges of suspicion of corruption according to [...]
(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 [...]
Ethiopia's newly elected Prime Minister made 100 days in office on Dec. 28, 2013.
Here is a round up of his public activities. [...]
" Your hypothesis is just a hypothesis – in fact, an outrageous one.....[It presupposes] that the ONLF was so potent militarily that it could even threaten the transition. Even [ONLF chief] Admiral Osman would not go that far. " [...]
(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 [...]
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 [...]
Yale University awarded Ethiopian Minister of Health Tewodros Adhanom the Stanley T. Woodward Lectureship, according to the news on the University’s website. Here is the report by NewsYale.edu. ************ Yale honors Ethiopian minister of health [...]
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. [...]