On World Water Day we look at how the inequitable distribution and control of water resources affects the lives of ordinary people living in Cambodia, South Africa, Ethiopia and Palestine
by Andy Richardson
Africa15 Mar 2017 15:54 GMT
Murle bandits allegedly crossed into Ethiopia's Gambella region and killed 28 people before fleeing with 43 children.
Africa14 Mar 2017 16:32 GMT
Scuffles break out in Ethiopia as bereaved families accuse rescue workers of delays after rubbish collapse kills scores.
Africa13 Mar 2017 18:36 GMT
The death toll from a massive landslide at a rubbish dump in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa over the weekend has risen to at least 60, as rescuers continue to pick through the wreckage.
Africa12 Mar 2017 20:48 GMT
Dozens missing after huge landslide at decades-old landfill site near the capital buries squatters' makeshift homes.
Environment14 Feb 2017 11:04 GMT
Investing in localised initiatives to mitigate drought can help the continent to break the cyclic nature of disasters.
African Union29 Jan 2017 09:39 GMT
Five candidates are competing for Chairperson of the AU, succeeding South African politician Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
Africa28 Jan 2017 16:58 GMT
Electing the next new chair for the AU Commission, what type of leader is required to take the continent forward?
Human Rights11 Jan 2017 07:46 GMT
An analysis on what the rising ethnic nationalism among the historically powerful Amhara means for the country's future.
Human Rights21 Dec 2016 19:19 GMT
About 12,500 people have been detained since state of emergency was declared in October in Oromia and Amhara regions.
Ethiopia01 Dec 2016 12:49 GMT
Merera Gudina was arrested after he appeared at the EU parliament to testify on current political crisis in Ethiopia.
Africa21 Nov 2016 11:06 GMT
The struggle of the Oromo people has finally come to the attention of the global public conscience.
Awol K Allo
Ethiopia13 Nov 2016 04:32 GMT
Some 11,607 people, including 347 women, arrested since state of emergency announced last month following protests.
Ethiopia17 Oct 2016 22:35 GMT
New restrictions are part of a six-month state of emergency declared by the government eight days ago.
Ethiopia11 Oct 2016 21:04 GMT
PM Hailemariam's comments come as Germany's Merkel visits troubled country and urges an opening of political space.
Inside Story11 Oct 2016 20:45 GMT
A state of emergency has been imposed and the government accuses foreign forces of instigating unrest.
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by Awol K Allo
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