04 November 15

Rebels Release UN Hostages in South Sudan

Thirteen United Nations workers have been released, a week after they were abducted by South Sudan rebels, the UN has announced. A total of 31 UN peacekeeping members were kidnapped by rebels last week, but the majority were soon released.
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02 November 15

Al-Shabaab Hotel Attack Kills At Least 15

An Al-Shabaab hotel attack in Somalia has killed at least 15 people in the capital, Mogadishu.

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02 November 15

Haemorrhagic Fever Response Team Arrives in Sudan

A team of Word Health Organization (WHO) experts have arrived in Sudan to assess the nation’s response to a haemorrhagic fever outbreak in Darfur.

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29 October 15

AU Report: Forced Cannibalism, Gang Rape and Mass Graves in S. Sudan

An African Union (AU) report on the civil war in South Sudan has cited evidence of gross human rights violations.

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29 October 15

Twelve Killed in Latest Burundi Clash

At least a dozen people were killed in Burundi on Monday and Tuesday, as the nation’s political crisis continues to spark violence.

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28 October 15

Kenya’s KDF Destroys Al-Shabaab Base in Somalia, 15 Militants Killed

Kenyan troops have destroyed an Al-Shabaab base in Somalia, killing 15 militants, it was announced on Sunday.

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25 October 15

S. Sudan President in South Africa for Peace Talks

South Sudan President Salva Kiir left the nation’s capital on Friday to attend peace talks in South Africa.

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23 October 15

South Sudan on Verge of Catastrophic Famine, Says IPC

South Sudan is on the verge of a catastrophic famine, with 30,000 already classified as being in a food catastrophe, according to the IPC.

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23 October 15

Somalia Declared Polio Free By UN, UNICEF

The UN and UNICEF have officially declared Somalia as a polio free nation, in a joint statement on Thursday.

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22 October 15

Sudan Releases Blocked Supplies for Peacekeepers in Darfur

Sudan has started to release blocked supplies for peacekeepers in Darfur, according to the United Nations.

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