Astronomy is accessible to anyone with a view of the sky.
Connecting smugglers, disposable workers, garbage pickers and the poorest of consumers, the flip-flop trail is one of globalisation’s darker stories.
Lake Turkana's status as a World Heritage Site hasn't protected it from environmental threats.
If peace is achieved between Ethiopia and Eritrea, it will help stabilise the Horn of Africa, and the broader East Africa region.
Ethiopia's new premier has brought hope but he must address the eviction of ethnic Amharas.
Moving people without taking their social and economic concerns into consideration isn't the way to deal with urban slums.
For Ethiopia, there is no connection between the Maqdala war in 1868 and the stolen treasures at Maqdala
Ethiopia has taken time and listened to the new prime minister. Now he needs to convert his vision into concrete policies
As Addis Ababa develops into a modern city, beggars are increasingly being treated like public nuisances and criminals.
More leaders in more African countries will abolish term limits unless organisations like the African Union take action.
We looked at ten countries in East Africa and found poverty and politics were much more important drivers of conflict and displacement than climate change.
Dr Abiy Ahmed has been sworn in as the new prime minister of Ethiopia. The youthful Oromo leader now faces the herculean task of uniting a divided country.
Veteran Ethiopian jazz musician Mulatu Astatke continues to have an extraordinary mobility and exposure to a wide range of musical sounds.
Universities could mine alumni databases to improve individual institutions' work - and raise funds.
Authors Lutz and Klingholz explore how mass literacy became a revolution that changed the world.
Now that Ethiopia's prime minister has made public his intention to resign, can the country's ruling coalition hold?
One of the major scenes of a potential water crisis and conflict is the Nile River.
Hailie Selassie thought his country's gold could rival the biggest deposits in the world. He may be proven right.
Ethiopia must address hotel industry challenges to take advantage of its huge tourism potential.
For the first time in years Ethiopia's ruling coalition faces real political competition from two parties within its own ranks. Can they usher in democracy after nearly 30 years of authoritarianism?