At the end of January, Tanzania’s parliament granted the country’s ruling government sweeping powers over rival political parties. Opposition legislators were quick to criticise the amendments, arguing they cement a “one-party rule” Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) ruling party. For analysts looking at
Several NGOs in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have revealed women in the country are being asked to perform sex acts in exchange for Ebola treatment.
South Sudan has been described as “a hijacked state” and a “violent kleptocracy” in a condemning new report from the Enough Project.
South Sudan’s oil minister says the country will return to pre-war oil production levels by mid-2020.
Police in Uganda have arrested a group of BBC investigative journalists in the country’s capital, Kampala.
Kenya has joined the Global Coalition against Daesh, an international group of nations standing together in the fight against Islamic State.
More than 780 cases of Ebola have been recorded in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since an outbreak was declared in August.
Sudan President Omar al-Bashir has reopened the border with Eritrea, which had been closed since early January 2018.
At least 11 people were killed in a car bomb attack in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Monday.
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC’s) top opposition leader Martin Fayulu has called upon supporters to engage in “peaceful resistance” following his controversial presidential election loss earlier this year.