Conflict hotspots, most in the Sahel region, will continue to dominate the news this year, while a number of countries will hold key elections.
The highlights of 2021 in Africa
Striving to redress the injustice of the past on the Nile river
In a few weeks, when the rainy season arrives, water will finally begin to flow into the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. Expect regional tensions to rise along with the water level
No one knows how many Ethiopians are in South Africa — but Abiy knows he needs their support
Tensions around the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam must be resolved before the dam comes online