Tensions in both countries relating to Ethiopia’s Tigray regional state are hampering progress.
A number of programmes now exist that are helping to close the gender gap in African science, technology, engineering and maths.
The aftershocks of Hachalu Hundessa’s murder underline the challenges facing Ethiopia’s transition to democracy.
The violence points to the need for Abiy to address the tensions around Oromia. Failure to do so will mean that ethnic tensions and violence in Ethiopia will continue
The outspoken singer always considered himself to be at risk, and in Ethiopia people loved him because he didn’t let that risk keep him quiet.
Swift positions taken by the AU could be stymied by ongoing conflicts, funding shortfalls and border closures.
Governments across the world are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Alongside the mountain of related challenges, fake news has become a source of frustration. Some are now referring to this fake news phenomenon as a ‘disinfodemic’.
Now more than ever, leaders should remember the benefits of freedom of movement and regional integration.
Over 60% of girls in Ethiopia are married by the age of 18. Many don’t have support in negotiating with their husbands and families to take control of their own fertility.