Ethiopia

Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed issues warning over Renaissance Dam

PM Abiy said his country could ready millions if there is need to go to war over dam project opposed by Egypt.

Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed issues warning over Renaissance Dam

Opinion

Why I nominated Abiy Ahmed for the Nobel Peace Prize

The prize not only acknowledges the Ethiopian prime minister's commitment to peace, but encourages him to do more.

Awol K Allo

by Awol K Allo

Awol K Allo

Abiy Ahmed

Ethiopia's Abiy wins Nobel award: How the world reacted

Ethiopian PM gains global peace prize amid cautions over 'far from done' reforms and unfinished diplomatic efforts.

Poverty & Development

In Ethiopia, a forgotten refugee in her own land

Displaced from home, Amina Yuya and her neighbours feel abandoned by the Abiy government that promised to support them.

In Ethiopia, a forgotten refugee in her own land

My Ethiopia

Muruts Beyene: Living in the Ethiopia-Eritrea Borderland

New peace between Ethiopia and Eritrea has created uncertain future for Irob community living along the border.

Opinion

What Ethiopia needs is an independent prosecution

Abiy Ahmed's ambitious reform agenda cannot succeed unless the office of the Attorney General is depoliticised.

Adem K Abebe

by Adem K Abebe

Adem K Abebe

Sudan

Sudan opposition says it accepts Ethiopia PM as mediator

Main alliance of opposition groups and protesters says it is open to Abiy Ahmed as mediator under certain conditions.

Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Can Abiy Ahmed build on a lightning start?

Prime minister has won plaudits for reforms during his first year in office but faces challenge of long-running ethnic tensions.

Ethiopia: Can Abiy Ahmed build on a lightning start?

Opinion

Abiy's year one: Ethiopia's best hope for stability

PM Abiy Ahmed faces many challenges, but he has achieved much and can do even more, if given a popular mandate.

Mohammed Ademo

by Mohammed Ademo

Mohammed Ademo

Opinion

Abiy's year one: Ethiopia faces the threat of ethnic conflict

There is growing concern that Ethiopia's prime minister has failed to address rising ethnic tensions and violence.

Yohannes Gedamu

by Yohannes Gedamu

Yohannes Gedamu

Ethiopia

Has Abiy Ahmed turned Ethiopia into a one-man show?

In his first year, the PM has made swift and sweeping reforms. His real test will be elections in 2020, say experts.

The Listening Post

Between hope and fear: Press and politics in Ethiopia one year on

Has Abiy kept his promises? A look at the Ethiopian media, one year into the Abiy Ahmed era.

Opinion

Ethiopia and Eritrea's second rapprochement

Ethiopia and Eritrea should not repeat the mistakes of the 1990s, when a period of rapprochement ended in war.

Goitom Gebreluel

by Goitom Gebreluel

Goitom Gebreluel

Inside Story

Is Ethiopia on a path to inclusive democracy?

The Ethiopian government has welcomed back the Oromo Liberation Front that was once branded a terror group.

AJ IMPACT

World Bank to give Ethiopia $1bn in budgetary assistance: PM

In first press conference since taking office in April, Abiy Ahmed also says 2020 election will be free and fair.

World Bank to give Ethiopia $1bn in budgetary assistance: PM