African farmers are using killer chemicals to grow food

Earlier this month, the Route to Food Initiative published

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Can East African leaders push for reforms in Eritrea?

More than a year since Eritrea and Ethiopia stunned

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Can Burundi avoid crisis with next year’s presidential election?

The last time Burundi held a presidential election, the

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Politics & Power

Uganda: US sanctions ex-police chief over rights abuses

The United States has imposed sanctions against Uganda’s former chief of police, Kale Kayihura, over alleged human rights violations and corruption.

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Money & Markets

Uganda-Tanzania pipeline project suspended after deal collapse

Work on an oil pipeline project between Uganda and Tanzania has been suspended after Total SA allegedly scrapped plans to buy a stake in

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Health & Security

Kenya introduces malaria vaccine to fight surge in deaths

Kenya has become the third African nation to introduce a malaria vaccine for babies and toddlers.

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Energy & Environment

Sudan: At least 60 killed by floods after barrage of rain

At least 60 people have been killed over the past three weeks in Sudan after the country was hit by torrential rains and flooding.

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