The Foreign Office admits the treatment of Andargachew Tsege is 'unacceptable' but has not demanded his release
Go wild at some of the continent's newest lodges
Reports say the refugees were fleeing to Italy from Somalia, Ethiopia and Eritrea
This may be uncomfortable to read – it’s equally uncomfortable to write – but if images of biblical suffering return to our screen, and there is a lull in the coverage of Syria, Yemen or the rest of the Middle East cluster-chaos, then Ethiopia’s chances will improve
Siobhan Norton talks to smallholder coffee-growers in the south, where getting a fair price for the crop is slowly transforming lives
The drought has prompted fears of a repeat of the devastating famine in 1984, when nearly 1 million people died
Human Rights Watch has accused the Ethiopian capital of killing anti-goverment protesters
Attempted land grab by Ethiopian government has led to violence against ethnic group
‘You can keep Dubai –give me Addis Ababa any day’
Exclusive: 60-year-old reportedly said he sees no reason to stay alive
Government and rebel leaders in South Sudan have signed a ceasefire – the first step towards peace in the country after five weeks of violence in which more than 1,000 people have been killed and hundreds of thousands forced from their homes.
Mediators said it was now unclear if South Sudanese rebels would start face-to-face peace talks with the government on Saturday, dampening hopes of a swift end to weeks of ethnic fighting in the world's youngest state.
Reports have moved the UN to action as tensions between ethnic Dinka and Nuer in the world’s newest nation escalate
The comedian will guest host the show and invite John Cleese on-air
The African Union's executive council has condemned the International Criminal Court's charges against President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya as "totally unacceptable" and indicated that the continent's leaders could split from the body.
The double Olympic gold medallist Haile Gebrselassie broke the course record to win Sunday’s Great Scottish Run half-marathon in Glasgow.