Kenyan security forces have been accused of abducting and killing civilians in Nairobi and the northeast during counter terrorism operations.
The United Nations is calling on the African Union (AU) to investigate reports citing human rights violations in Eritrea.
Thousands of Eritreans have gathered in Geneva to protest against human rights violations committed by the regime in their home country.
With a population of less than one million and little more than a port to its name, the dry, arid country of Djibouti may not be the first African nation that comes to mind. If you happened to visit this
Human Rights Watch says at least 400 people have been killed by Ethiopian security forces since November 2015, during peaceful protests in the Oromia region.
The International Criminal Court (ICC) has sentenced former Congolese vice-president Jean-Pierre Bemba to 18 years in prison.
With all efforts to resolve the Burundi crisis appearing to have reached stalemate, blood continues to flow in the conflict-ridden country. The United Nations, European Union, US and African Union (AU) have all been heavily involved in dialogue, but so
Police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Thursday, after they demonstrated against the killing of a student the previous day.
Burundi’s most prominent human rights activist says more than 1,000 people have been killed over the last year in the country.
The UN has confirmed multiple cases of gang rape carried out by Burundi security forces and mass graves in a growing list of human rights violations in the country.