Tuesday 3 December 2013 20:23
United Nations (UN) forces in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) launched unmanned aircraft on Tuesday.
Monday 2 December 2013 16:34
In its Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) Credit Overview, Fitch Ratings says that it expects average GDP growth for the 16 countries rated by the agency to rise above 5% in 2014
Sunday 1 December 2013 15:56
The leaders of five East African countries signed a protocol on Saturday laying the groundwork for a monetary union within 10 years that they expect will expand regional trade.
Wednesday 13 November 2013 14:20
South Sudan's parliament ordered the central bank on Wednesday to reverse Monday's devaluation of the local currency after prices jumped overnight.
Tuesday 12 November 2013 16:48
The Congolese government delegation has quit Ugandan-hosted talks with M23 rebels.
Tuesday 12 November 2013 11:55
Peace talks between the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and defeated M23 rebels have failed, in a major setback to international efforts to stabilise the war-torn country.
Tuesday 12 November 2013 05:38
A group of special envoys working for peace in the Great Lakes region has expressed regret that a final peace agreement between the DRC government and the M23 rebels could not be concluded.
Thursday 7 November 2013 15:19
Uganda is holding the military commander of Congo's defeated M23 rebel movement after he surrendered, a Ugandan officer said on Thursday, allaying fears that it could still take up arms again.
Wednesday 6 November 2013 07:18
President Jacob Zuma says with the political will, Africa can and has the capacity and the means to act swiftly and decisively to address conflicts in the the continent.
Tuesday 5 November 2013 20:40
Tanzania has complained to the five-nation East African Community that it is being sidelined in discussions on future integration by members
Tuesday 5 November 2013 19:28
The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) army wants to rid the country of all other irregular groups.
Tuesday 5 November 2013 16:32
South Africa says it will work with the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo to ensure sustainable peace in that country.
Sunday 3 November 2013 17:25
Democratic Republic of Congo's M23 rebels have declared a ceasefire in their fight with the army, they said on Sunday, in a move they hope will advance peace talks with the government.
Friday 1 November 2013 15:50
Uganda called on the Congolese army and M23 rebels to cease fire on Friday as peace talks progressed in Kampala to end a 20-month conflict.
Wednesday 16 October 2013 10:33
Uganda exported 224 301 60-kg bags of coffee in September, sharply up on the 176,301 bags it shipped in the same month a year ago.
Monday 14 October 2013 05:41
A resolution to do away with child labour worldwide has been taken at the 3rd Global Conference on Child Labour in Brazil.
Friday 11 October 2013 17:26
Is the International Criminal Court (ICC) targeting Africans?
Tuesday 1 October 2013 17:14
For many of those who had businesses at Kenya’s Westgate Mall – it will be years before they fully recover.
Monday 23 September 2013 19:02
The number of child labourers worldwide has dropped by a third since 2000, the United Nations (UN) labour agency said Monday, but warned that progress was not being made fast enough.
Monday 23 September 2013 18:04
Uganda, which like Kenya has sent troops to fight Islamist militants in Somalia, said on Monday it had stepped up security after a raid by Somali-linked gunmen on a Kenyan shopping mall.