The European Union (EU) on Monday extended sanctions against Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President, Joseph Kabila's designated successor and 13 others for human rights violations, two weeks ahead of landmark elections.
Thousands of Burundians on Saturday marched through the capital, Bujumbura, in protest against comments made by African Union Commission Chairperson, Moussa Faki Mahamat, after the collapse of the EAC Heads of State Summit which Burundi boycotted.
A United Nations (UN) conference adopted a migration pact in front of leaders and representatives from around 150 countries in Morocco on Monday, despite a string of withdrawals driven by anti-immigrant populism.
South African Archbishop Emeritus, Desmond Tutu, has been honoured for his role in the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) during the 20th anniversary of the handing over of the TRC report held in Stellenbosch.
The President of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, plans to stay in politics when he steps down after elections on December 23 and does not rule out running again for President in 2023, he said in an interview on Sunday.