An Ethiopian opposition politician has been found guilty of encouraging terrorism over comments he posted on Facebook.
Five Kenyans and 67 Somalis have been deported from the US as the country clamps down on immigration.
The United Nations has accused Ukraine of violating an international arms embargo placed on South Sudan by supplying the war-torn country with weapons.
A member a banned opposition party in Rwanda has been assassinated, according to party officials.
A new rebel group in South Sudan, claiming to consist of more than 30,000 fighters, is threatening to overthrow President Salva Kiir.
Tanzania President John Magufuli dismissed more than 9,900 civil servants on Friday for having forged educational certificates.
A coalition of opposition parties in Kenya has selected former prime minister Raila Odinga to run for president in August’s polls.
Kenya has hired international auditors to oversee the upcoming presidential election following violence, delays and fraud accusations in the build-up to August’s polls.
Human rights abuses are still going unpunished in South Sudan, according to the Human Rights Director for the United Nations Mission (UNMISS).
Kenya has cancelled the primaries election for its ruling party after too many voters turned up, leading to a shortage of materials.
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