East African countries see oil and gas as a road to economic salvation. But are they too late to catch the boom?
Kenya's president is charged with inciting ethnic violence that killed thousands. He's about to talk his way out of it like it's a parking ticket.
After years of pursuing peace and stability, Kenya's political factions are returning to bare-knuckle politics.
African leaders want to exempt themselves from prosecution for terrible crimes -- but new research shows their people aren't as forgiving as they might think.
Somali terrorists, tribal divisions, and political opportunists are conspiring to put the east African nation in a dangerous spot.
Is East Africa’s economic powerhouse becoming the continent’s newest lootocracy?
Why security sector reform in Kenya has been much more successful than you might think. The latest in our series of Lab Reports on Kenya.
Why Kenya's economy is the linchpin of a promising new zone of growth in East Africa. The latest in our series of Lab Reports on Kenya.
Technology is changing the way we fight war. But it's also changing the way we make peace.
Don't let al-Shabab fool you: Somalia is making progress. But the West needs to change its approach.
From Nairobi to Timbuktu, the new terrorist battleground is in Africa.