Thursday 4 September 2014 10:14
The African Union Executive Council will meet in Addis Ababa in Ethiopia next Monday to adopt a common position and strategies enabling the continent to fight the Ebola epidemic.
Tuesday 26 August 2014 20:10
The maximum price of Kenya's highest quality tea slipped to $3.90 per kg at auction this week from $3.92 per kg last week, Africa Tea Brokers said on Tuesday.
Friday 22 August 2014 10:31
South Sudan rebels have agreed to let Uganda maintain its forces on South Sudanese soil until a regional body deploys a peace keeping force.
Friday 15 August 2014 07:30
Leaders in the Great Lakes Region have given the last remaining rebel group in the Congo - FDLR that includes perpetrators of the 1994 genocide of Tutsis six months to disarm or face military action.
Thursday 14 August 2014 15:50
Uganda's central bank kept its main lending rate at 11 percent on Thursday, saying inflation was within its target and the economy was on track to grow 6 percent this fiscal year.
Tuesday 12 August 2014 14:02
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni wants to issue a watered-down version of a divisive anti-gay law, stripping out tough penalties for consenting adults, a ruling party lawmaker said on Tuesday.
Wednesday 6 August 2014 20:19
Patrice Neveu became the third coaching casualty since last weekend's African Nations Cup qualifiers after he was fired by Mauritania on Wednesday.
Saturday 2 August 2014 08:34
The joint UNAids welcomes the decision of Uganda's Constitutional Court to strike down a law banning the promotion of homosexuality punishable by life imprisonment.
Saturday 2 August 2014 06:37
Uganda's Constitutional Court on Friday overturned an anti-homosexuality law that punished gay sex with long prison sentences and was condemned by Western and other donors.
Friday 1 August 2014 14:50
The Ugandan shilling gained on Friday against the dollar after the country's constitutional court struck down an anti-homosexuality law that punishes gay sex with long jail sentences, traders said.
Tuesday 22 July 2014 17:15
In case you missed some big lifestyle stories in and around South Africa this week, here's this week's Arts & Entertainment wrap.
Tuesday 22 July 2014 06:30
A South Sudanese rebel delegation was due to hold talks with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Kampala on Tuesday.
Monday 7 July 2014 18:47
International donors who withheld aid over Uganda's anti-gay bill "misinterpreted" the law whose main focus was to stop promotion of homosexuality to children and others.
Thursday 3 July 2014 15:14
The United States warned its citizens in Uganda on Thursday about a "specific threat" of an attack on Entebbe International Airport.
Friday 20 June 2014 14:17
The latest in a string of militant attacks on Kenya's coast has dealt a fresh blow to the economy.
Thursday 19 June 2014 20:46
The United States is set to announce additional measures against Uganda in response to a law that imposes harsh penalties for homosexuality.
Thursday 12 June 2014 05:24
The President-elect of the 69th Session of the General Assembly has faced a barrage of questions regarding his suitability for the position.
Wednesday 11 June 2014 07:45
A Ugandan journalist based in New York is leading the fight to have the credentials of the next United Nations General Assembly President revoked.
Wednesday 4 June 2014 16:04
Companies from China, Japan, South Korea and Russia have submitted bids to finance, build and operate Uganda's first oil refinery, the energy ministry said on Wednesday.
Sunday 25 May 2014 15:05
Djibouti's Interior Ministry said on Sunday that two Somalis are suspected of having carried out a suicide bombing at a restaurant filled with Western military personnel on Saturday.