Deputy prime minister

By IndepthAfrica
In Comoros
Jul 5th, 2013
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In an anticipated ministerial reshuffle the House of Peoples Representatives today (July 4th) approved the appointment of ten ministers nominated by Prime Minister Hailemariam, including a number of new appointments as well as several shifts of office. Among them is a Commissioner for the newly estab...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 5th, 2013
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By Daniel Berhane, Addis Fortune (Addis Ababa) column After the passing of the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, I coined a phrase to describe the constellation of power inside the ruling party: “The outgoing are not really out, and the incoming are not really in”. That was to describe th...
By IndepthAfrica
In African Union (AU)
Jan 27th, 2013
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By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2013
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Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegnwas was elected as the new rotating chairperson of the African Union (AU) at the opening ceremony of the 20th AU Summit held here on Sunday. Desalegnwas has become Prime Minister of Ethiopia after the former Prime Minister Meles Zenawi died in August 2012...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Dec 12th, 2012
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Dr. Debretsion Gebremichael, Information and Communication Technology Minister with the rank of Deputy Prime Minister, said that the government is trying to increase access to Information and Communication Technology in the country as well as improve its quality. Opening the 2nd Annual Ethiopian ICT ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 12th, 2012
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By Alemayehu Fentaw Weldemariam “Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.” — Voltaire On November 29, 2012, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, conferred the rank of deputy prime minister, with the approval of parliament, on Muktar Kedir, chief of staff ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 1st, 2012
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alem it is quit natural to oppose what ever idea you didn’t believe on. but it should be justifiable and to the benefit of the country at large. opposing for nothing is the worst thing. first and at most you have to think about the well being of the country. what is wrong with having […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 30th, 2012
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Ethiopian ruling junta showed progress in the 5 year GTP plan by electing 3 Deputy prime minister. We don’t have any constitutional provision that allow the parliament to elect three deputies prime minister though the ruling junta doesn’t respect their own constitution. There is only one Deputy Prime...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 30th, 2012
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Ethiopia’s prime minister, Hailemariam Dessalegn, on Thursday reshuffled his cabinet; his first since he assumed power last September following the death of his predecessor, Meles Zenawi. The House of People’s Representatives on Thursday endorsed the appointment of five ministers presented by Dessale...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 29th, 2012
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Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s leader has fired a government minister whose wife faces terrorism charges. Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Thursday fired the country’s civil minister, Junedin Sado, whose wife is one of 29 people facing terrorism charges related to protests by Muslims who accuse of the g...