Why did one of Africa’s most wanted war criminals suddenly to give up? Laura Heaton reports.
Laura Heaton is a Nairobi-based writer and reporter.
The strategically located southern port city is becoming a test case for the new Somalia. Laura Heaton reports from the Jubba Valley.
The M23 mutineers pulled out of the eastern city of Goma—but say they’ll be back if President Kabila refuses to negotiate.
In a blow to its reputation, the Somali terrorist group pulls out of Kismayo. Laura Heaton reports.
The world’s newest country celebrates its first anniversary this July, but it may fight its first war before then. Laura Heaton reports on the escalating tensions with Sudan—and the oil at stake.
Tight security didn’t stop the celebrations in South Sudan as it marked its independence.