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South Sudan adversaries meet in bid to save peace deal

May 02, 2019 - 8:58 PM

Representatives of South Sudan's rival parties gather in Addis Ababa for a meeting called by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development

SOUTH SUDAN. This combination of pictures created on June 19, 2018 shows (L) South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on January 29, 2018 and (R) South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar on January 26, 2016. File photos by Simon Maina and Isaac Kasamani/AFP

East Africa ministers meet in Somalia for peace push

Jan 10, 2015 - 6:38 PM

It is the first time the regional Intergovernmental Authority on Development bloc has met in the war torn country for almost 3 decades

South Sudan peace talks put on hold again

Oct 06, 2014 - 8:10 AM

The stop start talks between warring factions in South Sudan are once again put on hold on Sunday October 5 the government delegation announces

Eritrea dreams of ending isolation to boost development

Aug 25, 2013 - 1:57 PM

Eritrea has said that ending its isolation is crucial for economic growth blaming external threats for its slow development

OPENING UP. A picture taken on July 18, 2013 shows the Commercial Bank of Eritrea in Asmara. Long criticized for backing rebel groups across the Horn of Africa, Eritrea has said that ending its isolation is crucial for economic growth, blaming external threats for its slow development. Photo by AFP/Jenny Vaughan