Tag: Hailemariam Desalegn

Hailemariam Desalegn on achieving gender parity in Africa

Hailemariam Desalegn, the Former Prime Minister of Ethiopia says girl child education still has a long way to go. CNBC Africa's Christy Cole caught up with him to discuss this and more.

This is what the explosion at a political rally in Addis Ababa tells us about Ethiopia

At least two people died and 156 were wounded in a grenade attack at a political rally in Addis Ababa addressed by reformist Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.

Ethiopia’s parliament ratifies a state of emergency imposed after prime minister resigns

The resignation was unprecedented in Ethiopia’s modern history.

Ethiopia’s prime minister resigns to smooth path for political reform

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn suddenly resigned on Thursday in what he described as a bid to smooth reforms, following years of violent unrest that threatened the ruling party’s hold on Africa’s...

Ethiopia’s PM offers resignation to help reforms after mass unrest

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said on Thursday he had submitted his resignation as both premier and the chairman of the ruling coalition in an effort to facilitate reforms following a period...

Ethiopia leader rejects call for World Bank arbitration in dam dispute

Ethiopia’s Prime  Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has rejected a call by Egypt for World Bank arbitration in a dispute over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile. The two...