Reports demonstrate that present delegate Prime Minister, Demeke Mekonnen will keep up his post. Abiy is a pioneer of the Oromo coalition of the EPRDF – the Oromo Peoples Democratic Organization (OPDO). He is additionally the principal Premier from the Oromia area – Ethiopia's biggest and most crowded territorial state.
The Addis Standard news entrance reports that he earned 108 votes out of a conceivable 180 to rise the champ. Abiy assumes control from Hailemariam Desalegn who surrendered his post in mid-February, as indicated by him to take into account political changes guaranteed by the EPRDF toward the beginning of January 2018. Ethiopia's decision coalition has chosen another pioneer in the individual of Dr. Abiy Ahmed. He will in the end up Prime Minister of the nation.
State-subsidiary FANA Broadcasting Corporate (FBC) announced late Tuesday that the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) had chosen Abiy as its director.
His ascent to end up Prime Minister – head of government – is prefaced on endorsement by the Front's Council and consequent endorsement by the parliament. Political watchers hold that that procedure is a minor convention.
Jawar Mohammed, an influential Oromo activist charged with terrorism by the Ethiopian prosecutor has mocked the charges of treason and terrorism. He described the ruling Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) in a tweet that said, ‘‘TPLF has finally put on its honor roll by charging me at its kangaroo court. The charge is said to include treason and terrorism.’‘ Mohammed, who is the Executive Director of Oromia Media Network, was on Thursday charged along with the leader of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), Dr Merera Gudina and Dr Berhanu Nega – leader of the opposition Patriotic G7. displayAdvert("mpu_3") TPLF has finally put on its honor roll by charging me at its kangaroo court. The charge is said to include treason and terrorism. The charge for Mohammed was largely based on the fact that his outlet had served as a conduit through which the OFC and Patriotic G7 had fuelled wide spreading protests in the Amhara and Oromia regions of the country. The two groups are banned by the country’s parliament. His charge comes despite being at his base in Minneapolis, Minnesota in the US. All three accused are said to be involved in “creating pressure against the government