Obama condoles Ethiopian PM`s death

Obama offered his condolences to Ethiopia over the death of the country`s Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, and hailed his contribution to the country.

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi dead at 57

Meles Zenawi, Ethiopia`s ruler who held control over this East African country but was a US counter-terrorism ally, died of an undisclosed illness.

Ethiopian PM misses AU summit, health rumours float

Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi has been missing from the African Union summit, fanning speculation about the health of the leader.

Ethiopia votes, with ruling party favoured to win

The vote is being closely watched by international observers.