25 April 16

Sudan: Student Killing Ignites Anger, Protests

Thousands of students have staged protests in Sudan following the death of a fellow student in North Kordofan.

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20 April 16

UN: ‘Shocking’ Rise in Burundi Torture Cases

The United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra’ad Al-Hussein has voiced concern over the “shocking” rise of torture cases in Burundi this year.

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19 April 16

Ethiopia: South Sudanese Gunmen Kill 140 Civilians

South Sudanese gunmen have killed 140 Ethiopian civilians in a cross-border attack, according to the Ethiopian government.

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19 April 16

Somalia: AU Troops Kill 4 Civilians, mistaken for Al-Shabaab Militants

African Union (AU) peacekeeping troops in Somalia have killed four civilians after reportedly mistaking them for Al-Shabaab militants.

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15 April 16

Kenya, Uganda Innovators Hailed for Work Against Gender Violence

Kenya and Uganda innovators are among a group of nine teams around the world to be awarded for their work against gender-based violence.

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14 April 16

ISIS Expands into East Africa With New Militant Group

A new terrorist group calling itself Jahba East Africa has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State.

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12 April 16

Somalia: Explosion Kills 5, Injures 7 in Mogadishu

A car bomb explosion outside a busy Mogadishu restaurant killed five people and injured a further seven on Monday.

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12 April 16

Burundi Resists UN Deployment of Police and Military Monitors

Burundi is starting to resist the deployment of UN police and military monitors into the country, a matter of weeks after agreeing to the resolution.

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06 April 16

Somalia: 7 Killed in Mogadishu Shootings

At least 7 people were killed in shootings over the weekend in the Somali capital Mogadishu.

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02 April 16

Kenya: Cholera Outbreak Kills 216

Kenya’s Ministry of Health has revealed the country’s recent cholera outbreak has killed 216 people.

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