Soldiers in Ethiopia killed nine civilians in the Oromia region on Saturday in what the state media described as an “accidental shooting” on Sunday.
A new report from the Sentry claims to offer fresh insights into how South Sudan’s elite is using oil to fund the country’s ongoing civil conflict.
At least 16 people have been killed and 140 others injured when lightning struck a church on Saturday.
Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition rival Raila Odinga have promised to resolve their differences and heal the country’s political divide.
Kenya has banned the import and sale of processed meat products from South Africa due to a listeria outbreak that has killed at least 180 people.
Last month, the DRC’s minister of communications, Lambert Mende, said the country’s president, Joseph Kabila, has no intentions of running in elections scheduled to be held in December this year. According to Mende, Kabila has never intended to seek a third
Two officials in Burundi have been arrested after President Pierre Nkurunziza was “roughed up” by players for their town’s football team during an amateur match.
Rwanda has closed around 700 churches and one mosque for failing to comply with building regulations and creating noise pollution.
More than 30 people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ituri province during the latest round of ethnic violence in the country’s northeast.
Leaders from nine opposition groups in South Sudan have formed a coalition group in a bid to accelerate the country’s struggling peace process.
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 […]