Burundi released 740 political prisoners on Friday, mots of whom had been imprisoned after participating in protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza in 2015, during the early days of the country’s ongoing political crisis.
Heavy rains in Kenya have revealed a fault line that geologists say could split Africa in two over the next tens of millions of years.
After years of negotiations, 44 African countries endorsed an agreement to establish the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) on March 21, 2018. It’s a move that brings the African Union’s vision of a single African market one giant step closer
Kenyan opposition politician Miguna Miguna was held down by security officials and injected “with noxious substances” before being deported on Tuesday.
The United Nations has extended its peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Abiye Ahmed will be sworn in as Ethiopia’s new prime minister on Monday, parliament has confirmed.
Ethiopia’s ruling coalition part has picked Abiy Ahmed as its new leader, paving the way for him to become the country’s prime minister.
The East African bloc IGAD says South Sudanese rebel leader Riek Machar should be released from house arrest in South Africa as soon as possible.
Kenyan authorities are trying to deport opposition politician Miguna Miguna for the second time, according to a human rights group in the country.
Police in Ethiopia arrested 12 opposition leaders and journalists on Sunday – all former political prisoners recently released by the government.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has raised the health assessment […]
The United Nations says armed groups in South Sudan have […]
The leader of Burundi’s main opposition group says the coalition […]
Ethiopia’s government has opened talks with exiled opposition group, the […]
At least 15 people were killed in Somalia over the […]