If the AU and ECOWAS reject coups as unconstitutional changes of government, shouldn’t the same apply to third terms?
Omar al-Bashir’s trial for seizing power in 1989 could mark a sea change in Africa’s political culture.
The violence points to the need for Abiy to address the tensions around Oromia. Failure to do so will mean that ethnic tensions and violence in Ethiopia will continue
Swift positions taken by the AU could be stymied by ongoing conflicts, funding shortfalls and border closures.
Photographs give unprecedented insight into the lives and humanity of those involved in the Ugandan rebel movement.
The Gambia successfully filed a case at the International Court of Justice on behalf of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation that accuses Myanmar of a genocide campaign against the Rohingya Muslim minority.
The International Criminal Court prosecutor Fatou Bensouda presented the situation of Libya before the UN Security Council. The human security situation in Libya is of grave concern. Bensouda said there’s “an escalation of violence, high number of civilian deaths, thousands of persons internally displaced, and a sharp increase in abductions, disappearances and arbitrary arrests across Libya.”
Lual Mayen is a former refugee who is using his past to create social-impact gaming through his company Junub Games. His latest product ‘Salaam’ is a peace-building game that educates players while impacting real refugees through in game purchases.
Foreign intervention has brought drones, cyber-attacks and social media propaganda that foreshadow the future of armed conflict.