Police in Kenya fired tear gas at demonstrators on Monday during a protest demanding the reopening of three TV stations closed for covering opposition activities.
A UN official has accused Kenya and Uganda of fuelling South Sudan’s ongoing civil conflict.
At least 30 African refugees have drowned off the coast of Yemen after their boat capsized.
At least four people have been killed and an estimated 6,000 left homeless in a fire in the Lang’ata neighbourhood of Nairobi on Sunday night.
South Sudan is once against ranked among the world’s least democratic nations in the latest Freedom in the World report by Freedom House.
At least six protesters have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) during protests against the country’s president, Joseph Kabila.
At least five people have been killed by police during a religious festival in northern Ethiopia.
An independent body monitoring a ceasefire agreed by South Sudan’s warring political opponents last month says both sides have violated the agreement.
Ethiopia has banned people from foreign countries adopting children over concerns they face abuse and neglect in their new homes.
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Ethiopia has accused neighbouring Eritrea of attempting to compromise its […]
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza has announced the country will hold […]