Burundi has become the first country to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC).
More than 20 years after the world ignored the horrors of Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, Paul Kagame has been re-elected as the country’s leader with a 99% majority win. And why not? Kagame is widely credited as the man who steered
Ethiopia’s former health minister, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has been elected as the new head of the World Health Organization (WHO).
China’s epic investment in the African continent raises eyebrows across the West and numerous voices who are quick to criticise the Asia powerhouse’s intentions. China is trying to muscle in on Africa’s natural resources, tie its countries up with dodgy loan
The US has imposed further sanctions on Eritrea, this time for attempting to buy military equipment from North Korea.
South Sudan is suspending plans to charge foreign workers up to $10,000 in visa fees, following widespread criticism from aid workers.
Uganda says imposing an external “trusteeship” government upon South Sudan would only make the situation worse in the troubled country.
So the Americans actually went ahead and did it; they elected a white billionaire and former reality TV ‘star’ with zero political experience to be their next president. And, let’s face it – that’s probably one of the nicest descriptions you
This week, the Gambia became the third African country to announce its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court in the space of a month.
Tanzania has refused to accept financial aid under conditions set out by donors from the international community.
A Kenyan politician and two activists have launched petitions at […]
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has authorised a full investigation […]