An Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed on Sunday, shortly after taking off from Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people on board.
Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki and Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed met with South Sudan leader Salva Kiir on Monday for high-level talks regarding the country’s peace process.
The United Nations has said the government of Burundi forced the closure of its human rights office in the African nation.
A new report from the Norwegian Refugee Council reveals that 320,000 people in Somalia fled their homes to escape conflict in 2018.
Uganda’s government has repatriated 70 former Congolese rebels and 10 family members to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
The United States military says it has killed 55 al-Shabaab militants during airstrikes over the past two days.
The Ethiopian government has begun the demolition of thousands of houses in the Oromia region, which it says were illegally constructed.
Police in Ethiopia have seized hundreds of Kalashnikov machine guns from illegal weapons traffickers during the past six months.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) says security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) killed at least 27 young men and “forcibly disappeared” seven others during an anti-crime campaign between May and September 2018. According to HRW, the campaign known
Kenya’s high court has postponed a ruling on whether to repeal sections of the law that criminalise homosexuality in the country.