Kenyan troops in Somalia killed 34 Al-Shabaab militants in two separate attacks over the weekend, according to a military spokesman.
Rival forces in South Sudan are trading accusations once again, this time over fresh violence in the Upper Nile region.
The US claims to have killed more than 150 Al-Shabaab fighters in a drone attack carried out on one of the group’s training camps in Somalia.
Six people have been injured in a laptop bomb explosion at an airport in Somalia – the second attack targeting passenger planes in recent weeks.
Community leaders and representatives of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in South Sudan’s Upper Nile State have accused Rwandan peacekeeper troops of involvement in February’s attack in Malakal.
A former Al-Shabaab media officer accused of organising the killing of several Somali journalist has been sentenced to death.
Kenya put two major airports on high-security alert on Monday after reports emerged of planned attacks by Al-Shabaab.
Three suspected terrorists have been killed by Tanzanian police in the northern town of Arusha.
Suspected Ugandan rebels have killed 13 civilians during a raid on a village in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities have said.
At least 30 people have been killed in bomb attacks on a busy restaurant in the Somali city of Baidoa.