Home eastern and southern africa ETHIOPIA 09/06/2017 Gebremichael sees himself as TPLF’s savior The powerful telecommunications minister, Debretsion Gebremichael, is gaining in influence at the expense of Sebhat Nega and Abay Tsehay, veterans [...] (192 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? 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[...] ETHIOPIA 28/09/2018 The parties of the EPRDF purge their ranks Have purged the forces of order of supporters of the TPLF (Tigray People's Liberation Front), Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali [...] ETHIOPIA 14/09/2018 Which direction is EPRDF policy heading in? A group of reformists within the EPRDF consisting of OPDO [...] ETHIOPIA 01/12/2017 Cracks appear within the TPLF central committee With meetings of the TPLF executive committee ongoing in Mekele since mid-November, heads are rolling in the Tigray capital amid [...] ETHIOPIA 03/11/2017 Why Bereket Simon has been sidelined The purge within the EPRDF, which is being overseen by Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, has just claimed a new victim: [...] ETHIOPIA 22/09/2017 Lemma Megersa retains control of OPDO The president of Oromia and of the Oromo People's Democratic Organisation (OPDO, a member of EPRDF), Lemma Megersa, has come [...] ETHIOPIA 08/09/2017 The first Tigrayan company to come unstuck for corruption? The current anti-corruption drive, which has until now spared the Tigrayans, claims its first major Tigrayan victim… [...] ETHIOPIA 25/07/2017 Militia back down from attack on Renaissance dam Addis Abeba has managed to force a rebel movement to surrender its stake on the mega dam. [...] ETHIOPIA 23/06/2017 Ethnic clashes spread across the country Although tension between the Oromo and Amhara communities appear to have eased in recent weeks - despite efforts by information [...] Spotlight DJIBOUTI ETHIOPIA 23/06/2017 Eritrea, everybody's favorite enemy Ever since Qatar announced on June 14 it was withdrawing the observation force it deployed in 2010 between Eritrea and Djibouti, the inhabitants of Djibouti and Ethiopia fear Asmara has war-like intentions.Right time for wrong moves. [...] ETHIOPIA 28/10/2016 TPLF in a new conclave to find way out of crisis With the country’s deteriorating internal situation, which on 9 October pushed Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn to decree a six month [...] ETHIOPIA 03/06/2016 Government marginalises TPLF rear guard A new purge is underway inside the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF, hard core of the ruling coalition Ethiopian People's [...] Spotlight ETHIOPIA 29/05/2015 How the EPRDF humiliated the Prime Minister The critical evaluation session (gimgema) on 11 May was so violent that Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn came out of it with tears in his eyes! The Indian Ocean Newsletter has learnt from sources close to the government, that the PM [. [...] Spotlight ETHIOPIA 09/05/2014 Government quietly disintegrating The general election looming ahead in 2015 is already casting a shadow over the Ethiopian government, whose sole uniting bond would seem to be its praise for the memory of its late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. [...] ETHIOPIA 01/03/2013 Mediators calm the waters at EPRDF Mediators are attempting to find common ground among rival factions of EPRDF before the party congress in late March. [...] ETHIOPIA 19/10/2012 The TPLF's four clans Various cliques are jostling for power behind the unity facade the post-Zenawi era – some inside the TPLF itself. [...] Spotlight ETHIOPIA 20/02/2009 Meles clamps down before withdrawing Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is going to work at putting the EPRDF (ruling coalition) into battle order ahead of the general election in 2010. But he has learnt his lesson from the 2005 poll, when his government came within a [. 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