Burundi police have confirmed that an opposition leader who went missing last week has been found dead.
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza has established a national commission, dedicated to ending the country’s violent political crisis.
Kenya has once again urged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to defer cases against Deputy President William Ruto and a former radio journalist.
Somalia-based militant group Al-Shabaab is said to have split further, after its spiritual leader and a small faction pledged allegiance to ISIS.
The EU has called on Burundi to attend talks in Brussels over the political crisis and human rights violations in the country, according to diplomatic sources.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has ordered the expulsion of Luka Biong Deng from Juba University, after the lecturer organised a forum challenging the president’s decree for a 28 state nation.
Cord leader Raila Odinga handed a fresh attack on the Jubilee Government, Wednesday, calling on President Uhuru to wake up and report for duty.
At least 14 people have been killed and 20 more injured in a spate of clan violence in central Somalia on Monday.
A Burundi journalist is being detained on unknown grounds, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, according to local reports and the managing director of his radio station.