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This dress got a female judiciary employee suspended in Uganda for...

KAMPALA - A female court clerk and interpreter at the Kasangati Grade One Magistrates’ Court in Uganda was suspended on Thursday for dressing inappropriately...

Chinese Embassy in Ethiopia Warns Chinese Companies on Labor Abuses

ADDIS ABABA - The Chinese embassy in Addis Ababa called an unprecedented meeting with all Chinese companies operating in Ethiopia last week, following repeated...

Kenya stripped of hosting rights for CHAN 2018

NAIROBI - Kenya has been stripped of the right to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) following a Confederation of African Football (Caf)...

Somali journalists urge lawmakers to reject repressive media law

The amended and flawed media law, pushed by the new information minister Abdirahman Omar Osman and was passed by the cabinet in Mogadishu in...

Somali PM warns arms embargo hampering security efforts

The Somali government has repeated its plea for world leaders to lift an international arms embargo, as the aid-dependent Horn of Africa nation continues...

Burundi urges DR Congo to probe killing of Burundi refugees

BUJUMBURA -- Burundi on Monday urged the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo) to provide circumstances on the reported killings of at least...

Sudan awards Ethiopian General top military medal

ADDIS ABABA – The government of Sudan has awarded General Samora Muhammad Yunis, the Chief of Staff of the Ethiopian National Defence Force, Sudan’s...

Over 100,000 South Sudanese refugees relocated in Ethiopia in past year

ADDIS ABABA-- The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) announced Friday that more than 100,000 South Sudanese refugees were...

Up to 1,700 Burundi Refugees in Tanzania Return Home Voluntarily

The International Organization for Migration said it has voluntarily repatriated 1,666 Burundian refugees in Tanzania over the past two weeks. More than 400,000 Burundian refugees...

Fire guts 5 classrooms at Tenwek High School in Bomet

BAIROBI - At least five classrooms at Tenwek High School in Bomet have been gutted by night fire. Police on Friday said there were no...