Africa

Ethiopia rejects Tigray conflict mediation talks

African leaders have urged the government to meet Tigrayan leaders.

The man at the heart of Ethiopia's Tigray conflict

Debretsion leads the Tigray People's Liberation Front, the party which controls Tigray

Bobi Wine charged for breaking coronavirus rules

The court ruled on Friday after Wine, 38, held a large rally this week.

Bobi Wine charged with 'spreading coronavirus'

Presidential candidate has been released on bail.

Deadly protests after Bobi Wine was arrested

The cause of the deaths or the nature of the injuries was not disclosed.

Uganda protests death toll rises to seven

More than 40 people have also been injured in the protests that erupted on Wednesday.

Bobi Wine arrested ahead of campaign rally

This is the second time he has been arrested in two weeks.

'Full-scale' humanitarian crisis unfolding in Ethiopia - UN

Aid agencies complain of poor access, communications.

Millionaire preacher Shepherd Bushiri flees S.A before trial

Bushiri has now returned to his home country, Malawi, with his wife Mary.

Airports near Ethiopia's Tigray state attacked with rockets

Hundreds of people have been killed in the 10-day old war.

Rights groups warn of deteriorating situation in Ethiopia

Nobel-Prize winning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed adamant the operation "to resume rule of law" will continue

UN: Ethiopia mass killing could be 'war crimes'

Getting information about the clashes is hard because phone lines and internet services are down.

Former Ghanaian president Jerry Rawlings is dead

President Akufo-Addo directed all national flags to be flown at half-mast for seven days.

UK condemns reports of beheading in Mozambique

"This is part of a pattern of escalating attacks in north-east Mozambique. " -- Raab.

Ethiopia offensive kills 550 'extremists' in Tigray - TV

Some fear the conflict could slide into civil war.

Tundu Lissu leaves for Europe

Lissu has been at the German embassy after expressing fears for his life.

AU urges ceasefire as Ethiopia claims airport in Tigray

Government denies rebuffing international mediation calls