Hailemariam Desalegn

 
Managing Ethiopia’s unsettled transition: what should Abiy Ahmed do next?
Managing Ethiopia’s unsettled transition: what should Abiy Ahmed do next?
Ethiopia’s charismatic new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, has generated great excitement with initiatives breaking with the past. But he faces...
Continental drifts towards Africa
Continental drifts towards Africa
Last year the United Kingdom, the United States, Russia and the European Union unveiled their new strategies for Africa and China, Germany and...
High turnout, high expectations as Zimbabwe votes
High turnout, high expectations as Zimbabwe votes
Harare — Polling stations opened at 7am across Zimbabwe this morning, with voting expected to close at 7pm. 
Even before the vote, Zimbabwe’s election is not credible
Even before the vote, Zimbabwe’s election is not credible
On July 30, Zimbabweans will elect a new president for the first time without Robert Mugabe’s name appearing on the ballot.
Ethiopia’s 100-day revolution
Ethiopia’s 100-day revolution
Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s new prime minister, has made sweeping changes in his first 100 days in office. In this he is not alone: all new leaders...
Ethiopia’s slow-motion revolution
Ethiopia’s slow-motion revolution
By the usual rules of Ethiopia’s rigid political hierarchy, the country’s new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, is all wrong for the job.
Ethiopia's state of emergency could destabilise the Horn of Africa
Ethiopia's state of emergency could destabilise the Horn of Africa
Former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn sent shock waves through the region when he abruptly tendered his resignation....
Africa’s fallen liberators
Africa’s fallen liberators
The leaders of two key African countries resigned their posts within 24 hours of each other last week. South Africa’s Jacob Zuma finally buckled...
Ethiopia’s state of emergency 2.0
Ethiopia’s state of emergency 2.0
Last Friday, the Ethiopian government
Premier quitting and state of emergency signal urgent need for reform in Ethiopia
Premier quitting and state of emergency signal urgent need for reform in Ethiopia
Hailemariam Desalegn, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia has become the first Ethiopian leader to relinquish power willingly. He submitted his...
Ethiopia has released a handful of prisoners - but nothing else has changed
Ethiopia has released a handful of prisoners - but nothing else has changed
Two weeks after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn pledged to release jailed politicians, Ethiopia on Wednesday pardoned 115 federal inmates,...

Client Media Releases

UKZN confers honorary doctorate on former public protector
Teraco achieves global top 3 data centre ranking