Berhanu Nega

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People  queue on chairs in the street as they wait to cast their votes  in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  Photograph: Ben Curtis/AP

Prime minister Abiy Ahmed’s Prosperity Party won the most seats in Ethiopia’s parliamentary election, the election board said on Saturday, a victory t(...)

Ethiopia’s prime minister Abiy Ahmed greets children  ahead of a final campaign rally in the town of Jimma in the southwestern Oromia region of Ethiopia. Photograph: AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene

The last time Berhanu Nega ran for office, in 2005, he performed so well that he ended up in jail. The then ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary De(...)