- Dissident general in Uganda charged, faces court-martial Updated: Feb-02-16 9:55 am
KAMPALA, Uganda - A military general who criticized Uganda's longtime president was charged in a court-martial and remanded to jail, but his supporters say he is the victim of state persecution.
- South Sudan rebel leader says he is not going back home Updated: Jan-26-16 1:42 pm
KAMPALA, Uganda - A rebel leader in South Sudan said Tuesday he would not return to his country because the government has violated a peace accord signed last August.
- UN council visit to Burundi to push end to violence, talks Updated: Jan-19-16 9:15 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Members of the U.N. Security Council are going to Burundi later this week with three goals - to try to break the cycle of violence and prevent ethnic attacks from erupting, to promote peace talks, and to encourage respect for human rights, France's U.N. ambassador said Tuesday.