Ethiopia’s state-backed Amhara region security forces are attacking people in their own region. The resulting violence has displaced thousands.
20 years ago, 126 football fans died after police tear-gassed a section of the Accra Sports Stadium in Ghana.
Lindani Myeni was shot by officers in Hawaii following what cops said was a 'burglary in progress.' But little about his death makes sense to his loved ones.
A heavily criticised piece of legislation has also stepped up the criminalisation of gay sex.
A deadly arson attack was just the latest act of violence against LGBTQ refugees in Kakuma, Kenya.
The remains of a child who died 78,000 years ago in Kenya are providing rare insight into the customs of ancient people who lived in the region.
Healthcare workers in Nigeria staged a nationwide strike outside hospitals across the country after not being paid for four months.
In Tanzania doctors have been fighting two enemies during the pandemic: coronavirus, and their own government.
Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Chad calling for a return to civilian rule, after the military assumed power following the battlefield death of Idriss Déby.
As different forces jockey for power in Mogadishu, violence has descended upon the city.
And disinformation is spreading fast.