Internet and text messaging services were restored in Ethiopia on Tuesday after a week-long outage.
At least four people have been killed in Sudan after opposition groups started a civil disobedience campaign, demanding a transition of power.
Burundi’s application to join the Southern African Development Council (SADC) has been rejected over concerns about the country’s political instability and ongoing tensions with neighbouring Rwanda.
Sudan’s ruling military council has cancelled all previous agreements with opposition groups and called for snap elections after security forces killed at least 35 people on Monday.
Protesters in Sudan say at least 35 people have been killed after security forces stormed their main camp in the capital, Khartoum.
Sudan has banned global news network Al Jazeera as pro-democracy protests continue in the country.
Protesters in Sudan are conducting a two-day strike in protest against the country’s ruling military council.
The United States government has removed Eritrea from its list of countries not cooperating with its counter-terrorism efforts.
Uganda has accused Rwanda’s military of entering its territory and killing two civilians as relations between the neighbouring countries continue to deteriorate.