Teachers in Kenya have said they will take their fight for better pay to the Supreme Court after their 50-60% pay rise was overturned by the Court of Appeal.
Nine people have been killed in a Burundi gun attack after the president gave a chilling warning to opposition members on Friday.
A Sudanese man on board an Ethiopian Airlines flight has been arrested after allegedly trying to kill an Israeli passenger.
The United Nations has revealed both sides in the South Sudan conflict are stockpiling weapons, despite a peace deal signed in August.
Tanzania’s new president John Pombe Magufuli has been sworn into office after the country’s tightly contested elections.
Zanzibar President Ali Mohamed Shein has extended his term in power over the semi-autonomous archipelago after elections were cancelled last week.
Tanzania’s ruling party will stay in power after CCM candidate John Magufuli won the presidential elections with 58% of the votes.
Rwanda President Paul Kagame is one step closer to a third term in power, after the nation’s lower house of parliament passed the necessary constitutional amendment.
Tanzania presidential candidate Edward Lowassa has called for a recount of Sunday’s poll, on the grounds of voting irregularities.
Fresh doubts have been cast on the most anticipated presidential election in Tanzania’s history, as reports emerge of ‘fake’ ballot papers being discovered.