Zimbabwe blames measles surge after 80 children die
The outbreak had now spread nationwide, with a case fatality rate of 6.9%, according to the country's health ministry
Odinga ahead in Kenya's presidential race
With just over 26% of votes counted, Odinga had 54% and Ruto had 45%, according to results provided by the Kenyan election commission
5 Congolese policemen killed in protest over jailbreak
Public frustration mounted after suspected Islamists freed more than 800 inmates from the central prison
Militants kill 21 in Mali attack
Nine soldiers have also been reported missing
'Islamists' kill 20 in Congo village attacks
Fighters believed to be from the Allied Democratic Forces killed residents and burned down houses in Kandoyi and Bandiboli villages in Ituri province
Kenya presidential wildcard vows to erase debt with 'ganja solution'
A dose of marijuana and some hyena testicles is the right medicine for Kenya's voters, sexagenarian presidential candidate George Wajackoyah believes
Floods kill at least 24 in Uganda
The flooding in parts of Bugisu, Mbale and Kapchorwa initially killed 10 people on Sunday, and the toll rose on Monday
32 die in bandit attack in Madagascar
The bandits set several homes ablaze in the Ankazobe district, about 75 kilometres north of the capital Antananarivo
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