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Covid-19: Ugandan ministers undergo mandatory testing
on June 5, 2020 at 5:10 pm
Mandatory Covid-19 testing for ministers after staffers in the prime minister’s office test positive.
Covid-19: Kenya records 134 new cases
on June 5, 2020 at 12:56 pm
3,177 samples tested in the last 24 hours.
South Sudan denies allowing Egypt to build a military base on its soil
on June 5, 2020 at 10:41 am
Juba slams media reports as “unfounded and baseless”.
Burundi court rejects opposition bid to annul poll results
on June 5, 2020 at 9:09 am
Constitutional court confirms Evariste Ndayishimiye's victory in May presidential vote.
Under-fire African Development Bank boss facing new graft probe
on June 5, 2020 at 7:24 am
Embattled president Akinwumi Adesina is seeking re-election in August.
Kenya to roll out home-based care for Covid-19 patients
on June 4, 2020 at 12:41 pm
Govt is developing an interim guidance for safe home care for Covid-19 patients.
Africa's Covid-19 caseload nearing 160,000, while Italy partially reopens border
on June 4, 2020 at 12:16 pm
On Tuesday, Africa CDC said the virus has spread to 54 African countries.
'Hunger or murder': Lockdown poverty exposes African sex workers to more violence
on June 4, 2020 at 7:39 am
Lockdowns are forcing desperate sex workers to disregard usual safety norms to make a living.
AfDB wars: Targeting an African man or an African bank?
on June 4, 2020 at 6:12 am
Suspicion of malice as the US questions Adesina’s stewardship of finance institution.
OKUDO: Region’s energy sector is just ripe for women, youth
on June 3, 2020 at 2:08 pm
Addressing gender disparity is more than just looking at numbers in the workplace.
Kenya records 54 more Covid-19 recoveries
on June 3, 2020 at 1:54 pm
Total cases in the country stand at 2,216.
French court allows UN trial for Rwanda genocide suspect
on June 3, 2020 at 1:18 pm
Felicien Kabuga had asked to be tried in France.
Protests in Juba after soldier kills six people
on June 3, 2020 at 12:08 pm
The soldier, who is President Kiir's relative, is accused of killing people over a land dispute.
Covid-19: South Sudan cases rise to 1,317
on June 3, 2020 at 5:56 am
An additional 186 people tested positive for coronavirus.
South Sudan's Salva Kiir sacks Presidential Affairs minister
on June 3, 2020 at 5:44 am
He replaced him with Nhial Deng Nhial, a former minister of Foreign Affairs.
Protesters rally outside US embassy in Nairobi over George Floyd's death
on June 3, 2020 at 4:57 am
Killing of George Floyd has sprung a global movement against police brutality and racism.
Uganda moves to phased reopening amid rising Covid-19 cases
on June 2, 2020 at 5:28 pm
Public transport to resume but with necessary health and safety measures in place.
Covid-19: Kenya records 72 new cases
on June 2, 2020 at 1:46 pm
National tally rises to 2,093 while death now stands at 71.
Ugandan military kills 3 South Sudan soldiers in border gunfire exchange
on June 2, 2020 at 12:19 pm
UPDF opens fire killing three South Sudanese soldiers in border gunfire exchange.
Rwanda faults cross-border movement for resurging virus cases
on June 2, 2020 at 11:45 am
President Paul Kagame says that govt would revert on its decision to allow resumption of public transport.
South Sudan's minister for East African Affairs dies – official
on June 2, 2020 at 9:43 am
John Luk died Tuesday morning at his home in Juba, according to Fourth Vice President Rebecca Nyandeng.
Covid-19: Kenya cases cross grim 2,000 mark
on June 2, 2020 at 3:58 am
8 more patients were discharged as recoveries rose to 482.
Rise in Covid-19 cases derails Rwanda’s plan to lift lockdown
on June 1, 2020 at 9:19 am
Transportation between provinces was expected to resume on June 1 but is now on hold.
Covid-19: Uhuru to hold virtual meeting with global leaders
on June 1, 2020 at 6:31 am
It seeks to assess the Covid-19 situation and its impacts beyond health.
Covid-19: Kenya's cases rise to 1,962
on May 31, 2020 at 1:07 pm
The country also registered one Covid-19 death and 14 recoveries.
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