Friday 17 July 2015 08:00
A group of independent UN human rights experts has called on the Security Council to take immediate action to prevent Burundi from sliding back into violent conflict.
Wednesday 15 July 2015 16:28
President Yoweri Museveni has begun the formalities needed to run for re-election in Uganda's 2016 elections, a move that could see him extend his rule to 35 years.
Tuesday 14 July 2015 06:36
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni will fly to Burundi on Tuesday to mediate between government and opposition.
Sunday 12 July 2015 10:26
A Ugandan Islamist rebel leader has been handed over to Uganda after being extradited from Tanzania.
Thursday 9 July 2015 14:40
Ugandan police on Thursday arrested a former prime minister who has launched a direct challenge to veteran President Yoweri Museveni.
Tuesday 7 July 2015 15:43
Some countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have surpassed World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines in providing access to HIV testing and treatment
Wednesday 1 July 2015 11:16
Private schools are becoming more common around the world.
Thursday 25 June 2015 10:42
Members of the International Crimes Court (ICC) are good people in their own eyes, trying to reign in war criminals, regardless of their status in society, writes Tula Dlamini.
Wednesday 10 June 2015 08:08
Homosexuality remains illegal in 38 of 55 African nations. Such a stance against homosexuality is concerning from ethical and human rights perspectives.
Monday 1 June 2015 18:14
Mediators for talks on South Sudan have agreed to merge two parallel peace processes in a bid to speed up the peace initiative.
Thursday 28 May 2015 09:30
It was in 2011 when South Sudan was created as an independent state after being separated from Sudan.
Wednesday 27 May 2015 09:52
South African Defence Force has refuted claims that about 850 South African soldiers stranded in Uganda.
Friday 22 May 2015 20:15
The relationship between the ICC and the African continent is a complicated one, with many leaders across Africa saying the court has an agenda against the continent.
Wednesday 6 May 2015 18:03
Child deaths in Kampala have fallen faster than in any other African city, despite a large influx of refugees from neighboring states facing conflict, according to Save the Children.
Monday 4 May 2015 20:30
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has blasted the lack of reform at the United Nations and blamed a Security Council decision that allowed military action in Libya.
Friday 17 April 2015 16:16
Aids researchers cannot adopt a business as usual attitude if they want to escalate the fight against the disease, say world's leading HIV/Aids scientists.
Friday 6 March 2015 20:11
Human Rights Watch says women with disabilities are three times more likely to be raped, physically abused or sexually assaulted.
Sunday 1 March 2015 19:42
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni replaced his finance, security and transport ministers in a reshuffle on Sunday.
Thursday 15 January 2015 15:06
A report indicates the South Sudan conflict could cost the region up to $53 billion if it prolongs to five years.
Wednesday 14 January 2015 20:35
A senior Lord's Resistance Army chief who surrendered to U.S. troops in the Central African Republic has been transferred to Ugandan forces and will be handed over to ICC.