At least 15 people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in the collapse of an unlicensed gold mine.
At least seven children have been killed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi after a primary school collapsed.
Africas youngest billionaire has been abducted by gunmen in the Tanzanian capital of Dar Es Salaam.
Authorities in Tanzania say the death toll from last weeks ferry incident has risen to 224 while the ship’s managers have been detained for questioning.
At least 15 people have been killed in a fire at a market in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi.
At least 16 people have been killed and 140 others injured when lightning struck a church on Saturday.
At least two people in Kenya have died and an unknown number are missing after a building collapsed in Nairobi on Tuesday.
A school bus full of pupils has crashed in Tanzania, killing 36 people – most of whom were children.