Rwanda President Paul Kagame has confirmed he will run for a third term in power, following constitutional changes that could see the leader stay in office until 2034.
Tanzania is turning to fossil fuels as it struggles to produce enough electricity, following a prolonged drought that has crippled the country’s hydropower plants.
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni has called on Burundi’s warring political rivals to bring an end to violence that has killed more than 300 people since April.
The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) says Ethiopian authorities have arrested two journalists in the space of one week as tensions flare over the Oromia land dispute.
African Union (AU) commission chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has called on warring Burundi rivals to cooperate as peace talks take place in Uganda.
Two people were killed and two others critically injured in separate armed robberies in South Darfur on Friday.
Rwanda President Paul Kagame has dismissed claims made by Refugee International (RI) that Burundi refugees are being recruited as rebel fighters at asylum camps in his country.
Somalia’s government has banned all Christmas and New Year celebrations in the predominantly Muslim country, insisting the Christian festivities could prompt Islamist attacks.
Highly anticipated peace talks between South Sudan’s government and the country’s leading opposition group have begun in the capital Juba.
Government forces in Ethiopia have killed more than 80 people during protests in the last four weeks, according to an opposition party.
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC’s) prime minister says President […]
Kenya’s auditor general says high-level corruption at every level of the […]
South Sudan’s top rebel leader Riek Machar has accepted an […]
Authorities in Uganda have arrested former police chief Army general […]
Ethiopian political party the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) has […]
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