According to new figures from the United Nations, over 1,100 people have suffered sexual violence in South Sudan this year, the highest figure since 2015. Pramila Patten, the UN’s senior-most expert, says rape and abuse is being used by both government
Uganda is set to host a military intelligence base for nations in the Great Lakes region to monitor the growth of Ugandan rebel group, the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF).
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has sentenced former Congolese vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba to 18 years in prison.
Suspected Ugandan rebels have killed 13 civilians during a raid on a village in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities have said.