South Africa grants immunity to Grace Mugabe despite assault claim
21 Aug 2017
Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe returned home from South Africa early on Sunday (20 August), state media reported, pursued by demands she face prosecution over an alleged assault of a 20-year-old model in an upmarket Johannesburg hotel room.
Kenya's opposition urges supporters to strike
14 Aug 2017
Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga on Sunday (August 13) called for a strike and a day of mourning to support his claim to the presidency and accused the ruling party of spilling the blood of innocent people, despite growing pressure on him to concede election defeat.