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.
A female MP in Tanzania has been arrested for allegedly […]
Amnesty International has warned next month’s election in Rwanda will […]
The United Nations is preparing to reduce the number of […]
The United States military confirmed on Monday that it carried out […]
The US military has conducted another airstrike against Al-Shabaab militants […]