Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister. Image credit: Alexandros Michailidis/Shutterstock Ethiopia has awarded one out of the two private telco licences it intends to award to a consortium that includes the Vodafone group. The consortium, which made a winning bid of $850 million, comprises Vodafone, Nairobi-based Safaricom Ltd, CDC Group Plc and Sumitomo Corp. The licence…