Abiy Ahmed, the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, is the winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, which is awarded to people who have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind in the previous 12 months.

His efforts to achieve international peace through the resolution of the 20-year military statement with neighbouring Eritrea, awarded him the prize. Apart from reaching a pivotal peace deal with Eritrea in 2018, Ahmed also undertook fundamental liberal reforms to the country, from freeing opposit...

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