Polls have closed in Rwanda’s presidential election with Paul Kagame widely expected to secure a third term in power.
South Sudan’s government has blocked access to numerous independent news websites, according to internet users in the country.
Police in Uganda have arrested 56 people for holding illegal meetings, authorities said on Thursday.
China says it is open to the idea of sending peacekeeper troops to the disputed Djibouti-Eritrea border region.
A high school robotics team from Burundi has gone missing in the United States during an international robotics competition.
South Sudan President Salva Kirr has declared a three-month state of emergency in four states across the country.
Burundi President Pierre Nkuruniza is calling on people who fled the country during political unrest since 2015 to return home.
Ethiopia has released more than 110 Somali prisoners following a diplomatic agreement between the two countries.
The director of South Sudan’s state television has been arrested for failing to air a live broadcast of President Salva Kiir’s Independence Day speech.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) says ongoing violence in Kenya’s Rift Valley could keep thousands of people from voting in next month’s presidential elections.
A Kenyan politician and two activists have launched petitions at […]
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has authorised a full investigation […]