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Dr. Abiy Ahmed sworn in as Ethiopian Prime Minister

(EBC; April 2, 2018)- Dr. Abiy Ahmed has officially sworn in as Ethiopian Prime Minister today.

In his acceptance speech, Dr. Abiy has pledged to prioritize fighting corruption, improving quality of education, maintaining rule of law.

He further expressed his readiness to work to resolve problems with the government of Eritrea and to work with the competing political parties in Ethiopia.  

Dr Abiy was born in Jima zone, Oromia regional state.