By Mohammed Girma, Lecturer of Intercultural Studies, London School of Theology

Ahmed is thus faced with a classic wax and gold dilemma. Going after the TPLF in word and deed may lead to powerful resistance from the inside that he cannot contain.

Equally, only tweaking around the edges and calling for incremental progress will only reignite protesters’ grievances and impatience.

The new PM may find that whatever approach he takes, he may need to add some wax to shield the underlying gold.

Read the article here: Wax and Gold