Burundi, Egypt sign six bilateral cooperation agreements in Cairo

The MoUs between are in the field of integrated water resources management in Burundi and the…

Kenya issues 14-day ultimatum to UNHCR on closure of Dadaab, Kakuma refugee camps

Interior CS Matiang’I says Nairobi has no diplomatic ties with Mogadishu, thus is not obliged to…

Norway calls for ‘swift transfer of power’ in Somalia, as EU hints at sanctions

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guteress on Tuesday expressed his “deep concern” over the continued political impasse

US convenes meeting to discuss Ebola outbreak in Great Lakes Region, West Africa

A fourth case of Ebola was on February 7 confirmed in North Kivu, DR Congo.

US President Biden to appoint special envoy for Horn of Africa

Jeffrey Feltman will be tasked with tackling the crisis in Ethiopia and instability in the Horn…

EU imposes sanctions on Eritrea over human rights violations in Tigray

Accuses Eritrea's National Security Office of arbitrary arrests, extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances of persons and torture

President Sassou Nguesso’s ‘re-selection’ extends one of Africa’s most corrupt regimes – US

Congo President was on course to win a fourth term, even as his main rival Guy-Brice…

South Sudan state minister dies in Kenya, days after her mother

Her mother, MP Mary Kiden, is said to have died of 'severe pneumonia and a bit…

EAC presidents skip Magufuli’s state funeral

Presidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda, Salva Kiir of South Sudan, Evariste Ndayishimiye of Burundi and Paul…

[VIDEO] Congo’s opposition presidential candidate’s last message from his hospital bed

Kolelas, 61, died of Covid-19 as he was being transferred to France for treatment

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