Abiy Ahmed was awarded the prize for efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.
More than two out of three displaced people are not refugees, but remain within their own country.
While no deaths have been reported in Ethiopia so far, outbreaks of the mosquito-borne disease spread rapidly and have severe impacts on public health.
Prospective investors have the task of turning round an industry beset by technical challenges and incomplete planning
There are a number of effective interventions to prevent gender-based violence among adult women and men at risk of HIV infection. But little is known about the effectiveness of these in young people.
Amid New Year celebrations in Ethiopia, questions still linger around the possibility for sustained peace and stability.
The aviation ambitions of several African countries are linked to Chinese investment.
Parts of Ethiopia will likely be hotter, drier, and more water stressed - with consequences for human and economic development.
Trachoma is the leading cause of preventable blindness.
Bad governance and political manoeuvring increase the risk of communal conflicts
Social media is shaping Africa’s political engagement in diverse and complex ways.
Politicians, activists and media outlets continue to deconstruct old narratives and perpetuate new grievances. Nobody, however, is as busy reconstructing a new, inclusive story.
Calls for secession in Ethiopia could destabilise the entire nation.
The already extremely fragile political condition cannot handle any further instability and chaos.
The flow of unaccompanied minors from Eritrea has become the subject of international concern.
Ghana is taking advantage of its strategic location in Africa
There have been some positive strides made in getting smallholders involved in digital agriculture in Africa
Development should not be pursued at the expense of the very people who helped to create value and meaning in the city.
Ethiopia's internally displaced populations are a stain on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's first term in office.
Ethiopia's regional governance system is doing more harm than good.