Burundi has reversed a policy banning pregnant girls and expectant fathers from school, a month after introducing the controversial bill.
A constitutional court in Uganda has validated constitutional changes that could allow President Yoweri Museveni to remain in power for the rest of his life.
Lawmakers in South Sudan are set to receive $40,000 loans to buy luxury cars, it was announced on Thursday.
The head of the UN mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has warned the country isn’t yet ready to hold credible elections.
South Sudan’s warring leaders have signed a power-sharing deal aimed at bringing an end to the country’s five-year civil war.
The White House has expressed doubts over South Sudan’s ability to implement lasting peace, suggesting the country lacks the leadership required to bring an end to its ongoing conflict.
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joeseph Kabila refused to confirm he will step down as the country’s leader ahead of presidential elections scheduled for December.
Tanzania President John Magufuli has said that his party will remain in power forever.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has said he’s “ready” to accept a peace deal that includes a power-sharing agreement between the government and opposition groups.
Jean-Pierre Bemba has been named as an opposition presidential candidate in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC’s) upcoming election, days after being acquitted of war crimes via an appeal to the International Criminal Court (ICC).