Ethiopia’s peacemaking prime minister emerges as a Nobel favourite

FILE PHOTO: Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed talks to an unidentified legislator inside the House of Peoples' Representatives in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Tiksa Negeri/File Photo

NAIROBI (Reuters) – During a high-level meeting at Ethiopia’s foreign ministry in July, officials were shocked by social media reports that their prime minister was visiting Eritrea. No one in the room had been informed of Abiy Ahmed’s trip, his second since clinching a peace deal last year that ended two decades of hostility between […]

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