“Africa Rising” has been the popular term used to describe the rapid economic growth taking place in sub-Saharan Africa since 2000. The assumption is African nations will continue to rise out of economic turmoil to secure a sustainable and peaceful
Human rights abuses are still going unpunished in South Sudan, according to the Human Rights Director for the United Nations Mission (UNMISS).
Kenya has cancelled the primaries election for its ruling party after too many voters turned up, leading to a shortage of materials.
The Kenyan army says it has killed 52 Al-Shabaab fighters during an attack on one of the group’s camps in Somalia.
Piracy off the coast of Somalia is on the rise again, according to US military officials.
A government-backed report says almost 700 people have been killed during violent unrest in Ethiopia since August 2016.
A new report from the World Bank has named Rwanda among Africa’s most resilient economies.
When Trump won the US presidential election late last year there was a global sense that something big – and perhaps not all that positive – had just happened. Talk of building walls, banning Muslims and rewriting international trade deals
China Merchant Group (CMG) says it plans are in motion to turn the Port of Djibouti into the “Shekou of East Africa”.
The East African Community (EAC) says rapid population growth is putting the region’s economies and environments under pressure.
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Israel has failed to secure deals with Rwanda and Uganda […]
The US military has resumed air operations in Djibouti days […]
Ethiopia’s prime minister has vowed to reform the country’s national […]