Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has advised Kenya to deal with terrorists ruthlessly and vowed to support the country in its fight against extremism.
Tanzania’s ongoing cholera outbreak has killed 54 people since August, according to the United Nations. A report released by the UN also shows 3,559 others have been suspected or confirmed to have contracted the infectious disease. The UN has voiced concerns
South Sudanese rebels have accused President Salva Kiir’s government of carrying out fresh air and ground attacks against civilians. Opposition spokesman, Colonel William Gatjiath Deng, claimed in a press statement that the government carried out air attacks on Monday morning in
Five Tanzanian albino children, who were attacked and mutilated by thugs, are returning home after being treated in the US. More than 76 albinos have been murdered in Tanzania since 2000 – and many more mutilated – under the superstition
Somalia’s new Chief of Army, General Mohamed Aden Ahmed, has vowed to continue the country’s battle against militant groups. Speaking at his inauguration ceremony, the new army chief praised the work of his predecessor, Dahir Aden Elmi, and promised to
Malaria fatalities are “skyrocketing” in an overcrowded camp in South Sudan, killing three children every day, according to a medical charity. The UN protection of civilian (PoC) site in Bentiu is suffering a devastating malaria outbreak, with cases 43 times
Rates of HIV infections and sexual health awareness are at crisis level in Ugandan refugee camps, according to an NGO worker. The East African nation fights an ongoing battle against sexual diseases and infections – with 1.4 million people estimated to have
Uganda held an HIV beauty pageant last week, designed to tackle stigmatisation against people living with the virus. As the nation’s long fight against AIDS and HIV continues, discrimination against sufferers is a major concern, where 7.2 percent of the Ugandan
Non-government organisations have warned that more than 240,000 people in Somalia face starvation amidst prolonged droughts.
Ethiopia has accused neighbouring Eritrea of attempting to compromise its […]
Two officials in Burundi have been arrested after President Pierre […]
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza has announced the country will hold […]
Kenya has banned the import and sale of processed meat […]
Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition rival Raila Odinga have […]