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Ethiopian PM hails 'historic' election...

Ethiopian PM hails 'historic' election...

Africa

Sun, Jul 11 2021

The poll was held in the midst of the gruelling conflict in Tigray that has battered Abiy Ahmed’s...

15 UN peacekeepers from Tigray refuse...

15 UN peacekeepers from Tigray refuse...

Africa

Tue, Feb 23 2021

Tigray has been the theatre of fighting since early November 2020, when Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy...

New exile for Eritrean refugees fleeing...

New exile for Eritrean refugees fleeing...

Africa

Sat, Dec 12 2020

After the dramatic shift in alliances, Abiy's forces launched their operation in Tigray on November...

Fighting flares in Ethiopia's Tigray...

Fighting flares in Ethiopia's...

Africa

Sun, Dec 6 2020

A month of fighting between prime minister’s federal army and the TPLF is believed to have killed...

Tigray forces claim to have shot down...

Tigray forces claim to have shot down...

Africa

Mon, Nov 30 2020

The conflict has been a major test for Abiy, a leader who pledged to unite the myriad ethnic groups that...

Rockets target Eritrea capital after...

Ethiopia declares victory in

Africa

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The TPLF has claimed responsibility only for the first attack two weeks ago

Ethiopia PM orders final offensive against...

Ethiopia PM orders final offensive in...

Africa

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Abiy late Sunday gave the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) 72 hours to surrender

Ethiopian troops push for northern capital...

Ethiopian troops push for northern...

Africa

Wed, Nov 18 2020

Tigrayan leaders have used the word ‘genocide,’ but Abiy's government has repeatedly...

Ethiopia's Abiy vows final push in...

Ethiopia's Abiy vows final push in...

Africa

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The fighting has left hundreds dead and prompted around 25,000 Ethiopians to flee across the border into...

Scores of Ethiopian soldiers wounded...

Scores of Ethiopian soldiers wounded...

Africa

Sun, Nov 8 2020

The long-running feud became more intense after Tigray held its own elections in September, defying Abiy's...

12 killed in latest attack in...

12 killed in latest attack in...

Africa

Tue, Oct 13 2020

Ethnic violence has been a persistent problem in Ethiopia under Abiy, winner of last year's Nobel...

The importance of being Abiy Ahmed

The importance of being Abiy Ahmed

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Thu, Oct 17 2019

The Ethiopian prime minister and the Nobel are beautifully matched

Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize...

Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel Peace Prize...

World

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Abiy had been bookmakers' second favourite to win, behind the teenage Swedish climate change campaigner...

UN chief to meet Ethiopia PM after peace...

UN chief to meet Ethiopia PM after peace...

Africa

Mon, Jul 9 2018

On Sunday, the two African countries agreed to end a near 20-year military standoff

Several people killed in blast at rally...

Several killed at Ethiopian PM...

Africa

Sat, Jun 23 2018

The rally was being held in Ethiopia’s capital in support of the 41-year-old ex-soldier who has...