South Sudanese living in Uganda are calling on President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar to step aside from the top leadership positions in their home nation.
The United Nations Security Council on Tuesday voted to extend separate arms embargos against Eritrea and Somalia.
A number of Burundi refugees who spoke to US publication VOA say they fear returning to their home country.
The United States military says it has carried out a drone strike against Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia, killing “several”.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has authorised a full investigation into allegations of crimes against humanity in Burundi.
South Sudan’s government is using food as a weapon of war against civilians, according to a United Nations sanction monitors report, seen by Reuters last week.
The United Nations’ food agency says more than three million people in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are facing starvation unless vital funds are delivered.
Ethiopian police officers fired live ammunition at protesters in Oromia on Thursday to disperse crowds who were blocking roads in the town of Ambo.
Ethiopia has launched civil registration for refugees in the country, allowing them to register life events such as birth, marriage and death.
The US ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, has been evacuated from a UN camp for displaced people in South Sudan.
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