South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has replaced long-time adversary Riek Machar with a new vice president, piling pressure on an already fragile peace accord that halted a deadly two year civil war.
East & Horn Africa
- Tuesday, 26 July 2016 15:37
- Charlie Hamilton
- Tuesday, 26 July 2016 13:36
Inflation in Kenya is under control despite a food price-driven rise in June and pressure from recent increases in the fuel tax, the governor of the central bank said on Tuesday, a day after the bank left interest rates unchanged.
- Tuesday, 26 July 2016 11:13
- Godfrey Olukya
Uganda's Agriculture, Animal and Fisheries minister has warned that the next World War is likely to be triggered by climate change, as humans had little regard for the environment and this was likely to haunt them in future due to scarcity.
- Monday, 25 July 2016 11:15
- The Africa Report
The Committee to Protect Journalists' 2016 edition of Attacks on the Press focuses on gender-based attacks on journalists, a problem compounded by fear of discrimination in the workplace if the victims speak out.