A court in Ethiopia has sentenced an opposition leader to six months in jail for contempt of court.
The African Union has called for a mass withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC).
US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley called South Sudan’s government an “unfit partner” on Wednesday, amid failed efforts to implement a ceasefire.
Egyptian president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi says his country is not meddling in Sudan and Ethiopia’s international affairs, adding that it’s not seeking conflict with its Red Sea neighbours.
Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga has vowed to inaugurate himself as the “people’s president” by the end of January, unless there is dialogue between himself and President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Sudan has sent more troops to its border with Eritrea as tensions with Egypt continue to rise.
South Sudan’s former army chief has called on President Salva Kiir to step down to prevent the country from sliding into further political chaos, according to a diplomat.
US President Donald Trump is being criticised for allegedly labelling a number of African nations as “shithole countries” during a meeting with lawmakers.
Ethiopia’s prime minister on Wednesday announced plans to release all political prisoners and close Maekelawi, one of the country’s most notorious detention centres.
The coming weeks could represent a make-or-break moment for Uganda’s […]
Five park rangers and a driver were killed in the […]
South Sudan’s army chief, General James Ajongo died in the Egyptian […]
A Rwandan peacekeeper was killed in Central African Republic (CAR) […]
The United Nations Security Council is to blame for the […]