Omar al-Bashir may be gone but Sudan still has a way to go before it enjoys a functioning democracy.
Remaining nonviolent despite enormous provocation made it difficult for the regime to depict the movement in a negative light
Africa's youngest state has a long way to go before it can put conflict behind it for good.
Ousted president Omar al-Bashir could face the International Criminal Court for his role in Sudan's clampdown on the non-Arab people of Darfur.
Thanks to one historic victory, Ethiopia became the only African country never to be colonised.
Taking Sudan off America's list of terror is just one step in the country's journey to economic recovery
The former president's stranglehold on the press made it very difficult for journalists to do their jobs.
Many believe that it is only a return to the country's two-state federation that will end the conflict and break the impasse.
Abiy's administration should stop talking about reform and liberalisation and focus instead on stopping the country from sliding into disarray
Ethiopia's new political outfit could bring minority groups into the centre of power.
The resilience of Al-Shabaab raises questions about the effectiveness of the current US military strategy in Somalia.
South Sudan has had many opportunities to create a lasting peace but so far all efforts have been unsuccessful.
It's been a decade since Boko Haram morphed into a violent, radicalised, Jihadist sect after the death of its founder. Since then it has caused untold harm in Nigeria.
The prime minister may have won the Nobel Peace Prize but he has failed to quell the violence in his own backyard
The world body spends more than US$6 billion a year on peacekeeping operations, most of which are in Africa
As Kenya and Somalia scramble for offshore oil and gas, foreign investors wait eagerly on the sidelines
Many African countries host large numbers of asylum seekers. But should they be held in camps, or be allowed to integrate into cities?
The country has not had a seat at the Security Council table for 24 years.
South Africa and Nigeria have had a turbulent relationship dating back to the early 1990s.
The AU's new International Criminal Law Section offers a chance for the regional body to address root causes of conflict.