• South Sudan leader Salva Kiir has criticised the African Union for its failure to diffuse tensions between the two Sudanese nations. Picture: AFP

    The Africa Report: 12 June

    EWN’s Africa Correspondent, Jean-Jacques Cornish, reports on the day’s top African news

  • Mine shaft. Picture: AFP

    The Africa Report 17 May

    EWN's Africa Correspondent, Jean-Jacques Cornish, reports on the day's top African news.

  • Mary Robinson, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. Picture: AFP

    The Africa Report: 07 May

    EWN's Africa Correspondent, Jean-Jacques Cornish, reports on the day's top African news

  • UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon speaking at the Rio+20 Summit in Brazil. Picture: The United Nations.

    UN warns of Mali spill over

    The United Nations has warned Malian ‘terrorist infiltrations’ may spill over into Western Sahara.