EAC states to get 39mln COVID vaccine doses from AU

East African Community (EAC) member states are expected to receive some 39 million doses of the…

AU secures 270 mln additional COVID-19 vaccine

The African Union has secured an additional 270 million COVID-19 vaccine doses for African countries, but…

Uganda blocks social media ahead of tense election

Ugandan authorities on Tuesday ordered telecoms to shut down social media and messaging services, just two…

Kiir urges negotiated settlement for Sudan-Ethiopia’s border dispute

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir on Thursday has called on the Sudanese government to reach a…

South African scientists seek to understand new variant

Scientists in South Africa say there is a “reasonable concern” that the new variant of Covid-19…

AU-UN peacekeepers do final patrols in Darfur

African Union and United Nations peacekeepers in Sudan’s Darfur region are carrying out their final patrols…