Ahead of national elections slated for 21 June, Gambella, which sits close to the South Sudanese border, has much development potential, but ... is often cast aside by Addis Ababa and the international community. Instead, it is left to deal with its on-going tensions between the Anywaa and Nuer.
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Ethio Telecom is increasingly the object of criticism within Addis Ababa’s highest spheres of influence. This has encouraged the Ethiopian ... government to initiate plans to partially privatise it as soon as possible.
Ethiopia's government has been facing mounting pressure amidst internal conflict in Tigray and regional tensions around its Grand Renaissance ... Dam (GERD). In an effort to smooth over relations with the US - a once powerful ally - Addis Ababa has hired law firm Holland & Knight to assist with lobbying actions in Washington. What strategy is Abiy Ahmed's government taking?
When Prime Minister Ahmed Abiy came into power on a tide of popular protests, we shared the optimism of many in the international community that ... Ethiopia could successfully transition to democracy. Sadly, those hopes have been dashed.