Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed held discussions with Mr. Borge Brende, President of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in his office today.

During the discussions, Mr. Brende stated that the World Economic Forum recognizes and appreciates the ongoing political and economic reforms in Ethiopia, according to Office of the Prime Minister.

He also officially invited the Prime Minister to attend the upcoming World Economic Forum scheduled to take place in Davos, Switzerland in January, 2019.

Brende also met with Ethiopia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu.

Dr.Workneh briefed Brende on the sweeping reforms happening in the country as well as the recent developments in the Horn.

He said “now the Horn is the hope of the entire Africa”.

On aspects of regional issues, the Minister noted the current stability in South Sudan.

He also called on the international community to support the institutionalization process in Somalia. (FBC)