Rebels from Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region have announced that they are releasing more than 4,200 prisoners of war, almost two months after ... they agreed to observe a “humanitarian truce” declared by the federal government.
Between 2016 and 2022, this French-Lebanese businessman of Armenian origin was the main purchasing intermediary in the Burkinabe ministries of ... the interior and defence. A close friend of former President Kaboré, he fled as soon as Kaboré was overthrown.
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As Kenya prepares for an election expected to be one of the most competitive in the country’s history, tensions are growing between two government ... agencies on how to effectively fight terrorism on Kenyan soil. Will the row threaten gains made thus far?
The Joe Biden administration this week announced hundreds of millions of dollars in emergency assistance for African and other countries facing ... a food crisis while using its United Nations platform to blame Russia.
After losing the nomination to Martha Karua, former vice-president and the Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has announced that he has quit ... Raila Odinga’s Azimio la Umoja coalition to vie for the presidency in the August polls.
In a statement released on 17 May, Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank, announced that he will not be running in Nigeria’s ... next presidential election, which is scheduled for February 2023.