Africa

African countries ban secondhand clothes imports

African countries are trying to support their domestic textile industries, but pressure from the US and a flood of cheap clothing from China are making it difficult.

Democratic Republic of the Congo

26 Congolese refugees die of diarrhoea in Uganda

552 diarrhoea cases identified as refugees continue to flee inter-ethnic violence in DRC's Ituri province.

26 Congolese refugees die of diarrhoea in Uganda

Israel

Israel jails first asylum seekers refusing deportation

Israel has jailed seven Eritrean asylum seekers after they refused to be deported to Rwanda, human rights groups say.

Israel jails first asylum seekers refusing deportation

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC violence risks 'spreading' as 22,000 flee in a week

UN warns ethnic fighting that has forced tens of thousands to seek shelter in neighbouring Uganda 'may spread further'.

DRC violence risks 'spreading' as 22,000 flee in a week

Uganda

Is Uganda really a paradise for refugees?

The Stream goes beyond recent glowing headlines to ask whether Uganda really is a paradise for refugees.

Is Uganda really a paradise for refugees?

Israel

'Am I going to survive?': Israel stokes expulsion fears

Israel's plan to forcibly expel African asylum seekers has sparked anger, with protests planned worldwide on Wednesday.

Rallies against Israel's refugee removal plan expected

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Thousands flee to Uganda as DRC violence surges

A surge in violence by armed groups in Democratic Republic of Congo has sent a large influx of refugees to neighbouring Uganda.

Uganda

Uganda leader says Trump talks to Africans 'frankly'

Yoweri Museveni says he 'loves' US president for alleged 'shithole' comment as 'Africans need to solve their problems'.

Yoweri Museveni 'loves Trump for frankness' with Africa

Uganda

Q&A: Uganda 'stuck' with President Museveni

Musician-turned-MP weighs in on Uganda's future and appeal to youth as law removing president's age limit passed.

Robert Kyagulanyi: Uganda stuck with President Museveni

Uganda

Uganda's Museveni lifts presidential age limits

President Yoweri Museveni signs bill into law, which will allow the 73-year-old to rule past previous age limit of 75.

Uganda enacts law ending presidential age limits

Talk to Al Jazeera

2017 in review: The best from Talk to Al Jazeera

We look back and follow up on some of 2017's most memorable and news-making interviews from around the world.

Uganda

Why are so many women being murdered in Uganda?

Politics, policing and devil worship: Ugandans weigh possible motives behind the brutal murders of 23 women.

Why are so many women being murdered in Uganda?

Politics

Ugandan MPs brawl over presidential age limit

Bill brought to parliament by ruling party MP will allow President Yoweri Museveni to seek a sixth term in office.

Uganda introduces bill to remove presidential age limit

War & Conflict

Can Ugandans overcome trauma of LRA's violent crimes?

Years after the LRA was subdued, reconciliation between communities and returning former LRA fighters remains elusive.

Can Ugandans overcome trauma of LRA's violent crimes?

Africa

South Sudan refugees face major obstacles in Uganda

Four million people have been displaced by the war between government forces and rebel groups in South Sudan, which began in 2013.