Vote held against the backdrop of internal strife, with PM Abiy Ahmed expected to cement his hold on power.
Current Prime Minister of Ethiopia
Abiy Ahmed Ali is an Ethiopian politician serving as 4th Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia since 2 April 2018. He was the third chairman of the ruling Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front and first Oromo to serve in that position from the Oromo Democratic Party (ODP), which was one of the four coalition parties of the EPRDF. Abiy is also an elected member of the Ethiopian parliament, and a member of the ODP and EPRDF executive committees.
Abiy Ahmed media coverage
Ethiopians queued up early in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa on Monday morning for an election that Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has..