Friday 28 April 2017 15:17
El Nino weather conditions associated with droughts and flooding have a 50-60% probability of returning this year.
Sunday 23 April 2017 16:13
A military vehicle hit a roadside bomb in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region on Sunday, killing at least six soldiers and injuring another eight, a military official told Reuters.
Friday 31 March 2017 06:44
The US will continue working with international partners to provide humanitarian aid to help populations at risk from famine in Africa.
Friday 10 February 2017 07:00
Relations between the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula go back centuries, with trade playing a key component in binding their people together.
Wednesday 21 December 2016 07:38
In the wake of the multiple droughts that hit the Horn of Africa over the past year, countries in the region will face a rise in hunger and further decline of local livelihoods in the coming months
Thursday 24 November 2016 06:57
Women in Ethiopia live under constant fear of violence, illness, hunger and poverty but they are now also facing a new threat - human trafficking.
Friday 9 October 2015 23:35
The Horn of Africa is becoming drier in step with global warming, researchers said on Friday.
Thursday 18 April 2013 16:03
Flooding in Kenya after heavy seasonal rains has claimed 63 lives and forced tens of thousands from their homes in the past month, Vice-President William Ruto said on Thursday.
Friday 14 September 2012 08:00
Somalia's new President has been moved to a secure compound after surviving an assassination bid that dented hopes of change in the violence-scarred country.
Sunday 2 September 2012 09:27
The flag-draped coffin of Ethiopia's late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has arrived for the start of the first state funeral staged for a leader of the Horn of Africa nation in more than 80 years.
Sunday 2 September 2012 06:29
President Jacob Zuma and Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma have arrived in Addis Ababa to attend the state funeral of Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi.
Saturday 1 September 2012 09:49
AU Chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will attend the funeral of Ethiopian Prime Minister in Addis Ababa tomorrow.
Saturday 18 August 2012 16:21
Somalia's President dismissed a UN report that accused senior leaders of corruption and defended his record as he campaigned for re-election in a landmark vote.
Tuesday 17 January 2012 08:33
Africa saw good economic results in 2011, with average growth of between 5.5% and 6.0%, according to African Union Commission chairperson Jean Ping who is on a visit to Libya.
Saturday 27 August 2011 12:23
The current famine in the Horn of Africa has again brought to our attention the interaction between climate change, food prices and extreme weather conditions on the African continent.