It's not easy to achieve a snapshot of what's happening in East Africa - mainly because politics, economics, corruption, borders and the lasting impact of conflict combine to keep the goalposts moving and investment plans uncertain.
However, the region is … Read more
NAIROBI, KENYA - Tanzania's president is making his first state visit to Kenya since taking office last October, in a bid to improve relations strained by economic competition.
Kenya is "quite important to Tanzania," President John Magufuli told reporters upon … Read more
KHARTOUM, -- Sudan's President Omer Al-Bashir received here Sunday the visiting Ethiopian Minister of Federal and Pastoralist Development Affairs, Kassa Brehan.
The president discussed with him the development of economic relations between the two countries as well as exchanges of … Read more
KHARTOUM, -- Sudan has given its backing for the candidacy of Kenyan Cabinet Secretary (Minister) for Foreign Affairs and Co-operation Amina Mohamed to be the next African Union (AU) Commission Chairperson.
This came during talks held here over the weekend … Read more
KHARTOUM, --South Sudanese rebel commands have attacked a village in Sudan near the border with South Sudan and kidnapped around 500 children there, official sources havereported.
The Commissioner of the county Mudri Medio, John Henry, told reporters that the People's … Read more