Can Ethiopia heal its ethnic wounds without stifling rights?

So much progress has been made since Ethiopian Prime

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The complexity of Somalia’s war on terror

It’s been 13 years since al-Shabaab was formed as

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Protests in Ethiopia are already tarnishing its Nobel Peace Prize president

Earlier this month, Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed won

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Politics & Power

HRW: Students, journalists attacked by Uganda security forces

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says students and journalists are being attacked by security forces in Uganda ina succession of human rights violations.

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Money & Markets

Barrick Gold to pay $300 million to Tanzania in tax dispute

Barrick Gold Corp has reached a deal with Tanzania to pay the country $300 million, bringing an end to its long-running tax dispute.

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Health & Security

UNHCR: Human rights violations against displaced in eastern DRC

The UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, has warned that hundreds of thousands of displaced people in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are facing grave

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Energy & Environment

Kenya: President Kenyatta promises plastic ban by 2020

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has vowed to implement a single-use plastic ban across the country by 2020.

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