As in 2013, the race for Kenya's presidency is between Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga
Ugandans hoping to travel abroad have been left stranded after the country’s Ministry of Internal Affairs ran out of stock for ordinary passports.
June 12 is the World Day Against Child Labour. The UN estimates that 168 million children are being put to work globally.
At total of 15 children have died in South Sudan after being given contaminated measles vaccines.
The DRC has more internally displaced persons than any other country. That’s due to numerous violent conflicts – fuelled by a political crisis.
Gambia's justice minister claims former leader Yahya Jammeh stole around $50-million from state coffers via a state telecoms company.
The government of Côte d’Ivoire says it has reached a deal with mutinying troops to end a four-day rebellion over pay
Opposition members had sought judicial permission for lawmakers to cast secret ballots against the president's leadership.
WHO has confirmed a second case of the Ebola virus in the DRC. The news comes after an outbreak of 17 other suspected cases in the past week.
After a week of deadly attacks in the Central African Republic, UN chief Antonio Guterres has said the situation "is still fragile."