Ethiopia’s Abiy predicts peaceful poll in final campaign rally

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Prime Minister #AbiyAhmed outlined his vision of a #peaceful, united and prosperous #Ethiopia on Wednesday at a final campaign rally ahead of key #elections next week. The upbeat #speech, in the southern town of #Jimma, comes at a time of widespread ethnic unrest and economic difficulties, as well as a conflict in the northern #Tigray region where the UN warns 350,000 people face #famine.

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