It's no wonder that he is many people's African prime minister of 2018. But will he make it through 2019?
There have been positive changes in Ethiopia but major challenges, including ethnic tensions, remain.
The lifting of UN Sanctions is unlikely to end internal and external pressure for reform and greater democracy in Eritrea.
Women in Ethiopia are shaking the foundations of the country's political framework by taking on powerful positions.
Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, has created a peace ministry but that may not be enough to stabilize the East African state.
Can Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed overcome the country's contemporary history of tribal politics?
It would be a mistake to ridicule what's been achieved in the Horn of Africa, but obstacles remain.
Despite all Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed's inspirational reforms, there can be no progress without the rural majority.
Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed Ali's project of reconciliation can be greatly helped by the Orthodox Church.
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed needs to strike a balance between forgiveness and justice.
Relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea have improved thanks to efforts made by Ethiopia's new premier.
Few believed they would see an end to two decades of hostility between Eritrea and Ethiopia.
The grenade attack shows that opponents are threatened by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's progress.
Ethiopia's new premier has brought hope but he must address the eviction of ethnic Amharas.
Ethiopia has taken time and listened to the new prime minister. Now he needs to convert his vision into concrete policies
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.