IGAD sends observer mission to Djibouti presidential election

Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh, 73, will now be running for his fifth term.

Igad, UN and EU welcome Somalia and Council of Presidential Candidates’ deal on elections

Igad says the agreement is a critical step towards reaching consensus on arrangement for conducting inclusive,…

Somalia’s pre-election violence threatens to erode gains made in peace process, warns IGAD

IGAD further condemned the growing hostility and extreme belligerence in political contests in the country.

IGAD, AU and international community condemn Somalia PM Khaire’s removal

US embassy in Mogadishu issued a strong-worded statement, expressing concern over irregularities of the no-confidence vote

Uhuru happy with South Sudan peace process but cautions against increased communal violence cases

President Kenyatta says it was encouraging that the permanent ceasefire is holding

Igad donates Sh10 million to Kenya to mitigate Covid-19 implications

The amount is part of the $700,000 volunteer pledges by Igad staff.

EU pledges Sh1.2 billion to help eradicate locusts in Horn of Africa region

EU Commission vice president and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell…

Controversy as PM Abiy appoints Ethiopian as IGAD Executive Secretary

Former Ethiopia Foreign Affairs Minister Workeneh Gebeyehu has been appointed as the new IGAD Executive Secretary.…

Sudan’s constitution amendment incorporates six-month pre-transition period

South Sudan’s National Constitutional Amendment Committee re-submitted the Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan, 2011…

Foreign Minister Gedu meets Djibouti President to deepen diplomatic ties

Minister for Foreign Affairs Gedu Andargachewu held talks with President Ismael Omar Guelleh of Djibouti on…

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