Digital media shutdowns in Africa will lead to higher economic costs and greater public outrage.
Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt and their neighbours could deploy large-scale solar and wind farms, connected by a regionally integrated power grid.
Given the ever increasing importance of coordinated management Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt should manage all dams through the Nile Basin Commission.
Nile communities carefully monitored and recorded the river’s flow. Centuries later these records are still being used by water resource managers around the world to analyse unpredictable river flows.
It's a confluence of local, regional, national and, possibly, foreign interests.
Sudan's new government came to power after a people-driven process to oust former President Omar al-Bashir. It must be careful to place ordinary Sudanese at the centre of the reforms process.
The crisis in Tigray could have a spillover effect that will destabilise the Horn of Africa.
Treaties are needed to govern water resource allocation in the Nile basin region. For this to happen it's critical to have accurate data on how much water there is.
Attacks on schools and children evoke a strong emotional response, which is a definitive goal of terrorist groups.
The transitional government has achieved a monumental milestone, but peace agreements in Sudan have been known to fall apart quickly.
This invasive mosquito thrives in the type of habitat commonly found in urban areas. This means that malaria could become more prevalent in African cities.
The World Food Programme can't stop hunger on its own – that also requires political action.
The shrinking of Lake Chad contributes to instability in the countries which sit around its expanse.
Khartoum, one of Africa's largest cities, is both blessed and threatened by the dynamics of the Nile Rivers.
America has historically been a strong Ethiopia ally, but this latest move to withhold foreign direct assistance has thrown its loyalty into question.
To prevent the humanitarian disasters that follow floods in Sudan, more attention needs to be paid to infrastructure planning.
The root causes of the ongoing conflict in Darfur are rising to the surface amid an influx of arms from Libya.
Despite previous threats by Egypt of military action, a war of over the Nile waters is not a serious possibility.
An historical perspective on the politics, dominance and conflicts over the dams on the Nile is useful.
Egypt wants a guarantee that the filling and operation of the Renaissance Dam will not affect the rights it got in 1959.