China's Oil Thirst Entails Sudan Diplomacy
April 09 2014 11:04 AM
Beijing's policy of nonintervention in oil-producing countries is becoming a bit more flexible.
South Sudan's Oil Field War
March 31 2014 10:35 AM
Riek Machar tells IBTimes that the opposition is headed for the Paloch oil fields, but civilian fighters have motivations of their own.
The Bad Bomb: Blame Game Over Cluster Munitions In South Sudan
March 12 2014 4:51 PM
Cluster-bomb remnants have been found in South Sudan, but it's hard to determine who is responsible.
In An Unequal World, What Really Holds Women – And Economies – Back?
February 27 2014 8:40 AM
A World Bank study found that changing one key social institution in Ethiopia made a big difference for women at work.
A Steamy Debut For America's New Approach To Africa
February 21 2014 12:52 PM
President Obama's Power Africa initiative is just gearing up with a groundbreaking geothermal project in Ethiopia.
Ethiopian Airlines Hijacker: Who Is Hailemedhin Abera?
February 17 2014 2:45 PM
The Ethiopian Airlines co-pilot who diverted nearly 200 people into Geneva in a bizarre attempt to escape his home country.
African Union Summit Copes With Conflict, Plans For Peace
February 01 2014 4:16 PM
Agriculture was meant to be the theme of this week's AU summit, but CAR and South Sudan took center stage.
Why The South Sudan Cease-Fire Agreement Is Already Crumbling
January 28 2014 9:21 AM
Both sides of the conflict in the world's youngest country report ongoing clashes.
Ceasefire On Paper: South Sudan's First Attempt To Lay Down Arms
January 23 2014 4:30 PM
A ceasefire signed in Ethiopia is the first lull in the conflict, but nowhere near a peace deal yet.
How 'Flying Donkeys' May Revolutionize African Economies
January 17 2014 1:57 PM
A weird new technology contest is calling on Africa's greatest minds to makes drones work for people, filling a niche long occupied by donkeys.