As African heads of state celebrate the African Union's achievements and forge plans for the next 50 years, it's time for them to be practical. This op-ed urges the AU to invest in civil and vital registration
RNW recently spoke to Fatou Bensouda, the Gambian chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
Here she answers a question posed by one of our readers about the case of former Ivory Coast
As war crimes suspect Bosco Ntaganda appears today at the International Criminal Court, fighters still loyal to him seek asylum in the DR Congo.
By Taylor Toeka Kakala, Goma, with additional reporting by Aimable Twahirwa, Kigali
WUA remakes a classic film: 'My Fair Naijaboy' starring special guest Naija Runs Girl. Watch as she uses compassion, and a whip, to transform naive Emeka Doolittle (played movingly by Ikenna Azuike) into a real Nigerian man.
Fourteen-year-old Salif has been missing since August. His mother, Amina Diallo, thinks Islamists kidnapped him on his way to the market in their hometown of Gao and recruited him as a child soldier.
By Issa Sikiti da Silva, Bamako
Our blogger has finally found the job he would like to do in Uganda. It begins with a cover letter to President Museveni.
Dear Mr. President of the Republic of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni: