East Africa has developed something of a reputation for gender equality in politics over the years. Rwanda has a higher percentage of women in parliament than any other country in the world while Burundi, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Uganda are also among the highest
Collectively, East African nations have some of the most ambitious green energy goals in the world. Like many parts of the “developing” world, it makes little sense for Africa to invest further in non-renewable power. The key to prosperity for
Kenya is ranked as the country with the cleanest air in the world, according to a new report by Eco Experts.
When it comes to developmental goals, there are a number of African nations that excel. Last year, Business Insider told us six of the world’s thirteen fastest growing economies were African, with Ethiopia topping the list. This has been the general
A young Somali journalist was killed was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Mogadishu on Sunday.
At least two people have been killed and five more injured after Kenyan police opened fire on a crowd of protesters in the western city of Kisumu.
Two activist groups in Kenya have sued the government over its plans to close the world’s largest refugee camp.
The President of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has warned the international community that more is needed to avert humanitarian crises due from future El Niño weather shifts.
A former Somali defence minister has been killed in a car bomb attack claimed by militant group Al-Shabaab.
South Sudan’s cabinet has approved controversial plans to turn the country into 28 states, from the existing 10.
The New Year has kicked off with familiar violence in […]
Tanzania’s 2015 General Election has been hyped as the most […]
An African Union (AU) report on the civil war in South […]
South Sudan’s cabinet has approved controversial plans to turn the country […]
The spokesman of a Burundi opposition party was shot dead […]