Ethiopia and Eritrea Continue to Deepen Ties

The leaders of former arch rivals, Ethiopia and Eritrea, have opened a common border crossing between…

Eighteen Indicted on a $2 billion Fraud in Mozambique

Eighteen citizens including Mozambique’s former finance minister, Manuel Chang, 63, have been indicted in Mozambique for…

Al Shabaab Members Executed in Somalia

Somali officials have executed two members of the Islamic extremist group, Al Shabaab. The military in…

Egypt to Host AFCON 2019

Egypt narrowly beat South Africa to host the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON 2019), according…

Nigeria Adopts $28.80 Billion Budget

Ahead of elections in February 2019, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has secured $28.80 billion (8.83 trillion…

America’s New Africa Policy

The administration of United States President Donald Trump has announced a major shift in America’s policy…

Angola Leads Initiative to Foster Peace in Africa through Culture

Angola is leading a new initiative known as Pan-African Forum for the Culture of Peace aimed…

Thirteen Million Need Food Assistance in DR Congo

The World Food Program (WFP) has classified 13.1 million citizens of the Democratic Republic of Congo…

Internet Shutdown as Vote Count Unfolds in DR Congo

Counting is ongoing in presidential elections finally held last December 30 in the Democratic Republic of…

UN Sanctions Three Malian Armed Group Leaders

The United Nations Security Council closed the year by imposing sanctions against three leaders of armed…