In some ways, 2017 was a year to forget for African democracy. According to Freedom House, the decline of civil rights and democratic freedom continued across many African nations, contributing to what it’s calling democracy’s worst crisis in decades. Only Syria
Uganda’s leading opposition member, Kizza Besigye, has condemned his ongoing house arrest and vowed to challenge President Yoweri Museveni after his controversial election win.
Ethiopian prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn has announced his resignation at the […]
Djibouti’s government has seized control of a container port operated […]
Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency after Prime Minister Hailemariam […]
At least 27 people have been killed in two explosions […]
Six Congolese soldiers have been killed by the Rwandan army […]