A car bomb explosion in the Somali capital of Mogadishu has killed at least four people, police said on Sunday.
State leaders from 44 African countries have agreed a deal to create a Continental Free Trade Area, set to become one of the largest in the world.
Eritrea has responded to accusations from Ethiopia that it has compromised security in its neighbouring country by telling the Ethiopian government to deal with its own problem and stop looking for scapegoats.
Police in Tanzania have arrested two people accused of urging fellow citizens to protests against John Magufuli and his government.
Cambridge Analytica, the data firm accused of influencing the 2016 Brexit referendum and US presidential election results, has been implicated in Kenya’s election troubles last year.
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza has announced the country will hold a referendum on constitutional changes that could extend his rule on May 17.
Ethiopia has accused neighbouring Eritrea of attempting to compromise its security by supporting “destructive” groups.
Burundi is the world’s unhappiest nation, according to the World Happiness Report 2018, released on Wednesday.
Mosques in the Rwandan capital of Kigali have been banned from using loudspeakers during calls to prayer.
The United Nations has demanded an immediate end to fighting in South Sudan, warning the country’s warring political sides it will consider an arms embargo if violations of a ceasefire continue.
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 […]