Sixty-three senior police officers have been fired amidst ongoing corruption investigations, the Kenyan National Police Service Commission (NPSC) has revealed.
Sudan and South Sudan have agreed a deal to demilitarise their shared border, after years of negotiations.
Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete has rejected accusations that his party plans to rig the presidential elections next week and warned against violence in the build up to polls.
Kenya’s Parliament has passed a new law to protect MPs from public criticism and restrict media coverage.
Fresh clashes have broken out between Sudanese troops and Ethiopian gunmen, at the border shared by both countries, according to reports.
Seven people have been killed in the latest spate of shootings in Burundi, involving another grenade attack on police officers.
South Sudan’s cabinet has approved controversial plans to turn the country into 28 states, from the existing 10.
Teachers in Kenya have threatened to sue the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) after it failed to pay them their September wages.
A senior Al-Shabaab commander has been captured in Somalia, according to intelligence sources on Monday.
A top female opposition member was stripped naked by police on Saturday, during a violent arrest in Western Uganda.