Somalia’s government has banned all Christmas and New Year celebrations in the predominantly Muslim country, insisting the Christian festivities could prompt Islamist attacks.
Highly anticipated peace talks between South Sudan’s government and the country’s leading opposition group have begun in the capital Juba.
Government forces in Ethiopia have killed more than 80 people during protests in the last four weeks, according to an opposition party.
Hundreds of tenants in Nairobi’s Muthurwa Estate have been left homeless after a long-running court battle against Kenya Railways Corporation.
An alliance of 18 opposition parties in South Sudan claims a majority of the people object to the president’s directive to create a 28 state system within the country.
Rwandans have voted by an overwhelming majority to give Paul Kagame the right to run for a third term as president.
The leader of Kenya’s main opposition group, Raila Odinga, has vowed to name the individuals he claims have illegally profited from Kenya’s Eurobond saga.
The trial of 28 people accused of orchestrating May’s failed coup attempt against Burundi’s President Nkurunziza has begun.
A US lawmaker has told South Sudanese diplomats they should be “totally embarrassed” to represent their country and insisted their president, Salva Kiir, and rebel leader Riek Machar should be jailed for war crimes.
One of the most notorious fugitives in Rwanda’s history has been arrested by Interpol in Congo.
The United Nations says donors pledged $528 million for humanitarian […]
Bloggers and other “online content creators” in Tanzania now have […]
A Sudanese militia group says the European Union should pay […]
Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir has ordered the release of all […]
The coming weeks could represent a make-or-break moment for Uganda’s […]