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Malawian President Joyce Banda has reprimanded officials in her office after a statement referring to pop star Madonna as a bully surfaced. Banda says she was not the author of the statement.
After the UN threatened to pull its support from the DRC, action was taken against 12 army officials who allegedly raped a number of women in the country.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir and his northern counterpart Omar al-Bashir have always been at loggerheads with one another. But both Presidents have now agreed to work in unison to overcome obstacles.
Rosanne Symons is one of 47 South African medics who are headed to Syria to lend a helping hand. Symons says it has been her lifelong dream to make a difference in the world
The United Nations say they intend to deploy South African soldiers to the DRC. Agostinho Zacarias, head of the UN in South Africa, said he felt confident that troops to be deployed to the DRC would do a good job.
The M23 rebel group in Congo use twitter to taunt South African troops.
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has offered Boko Haram amnesty. But the Islamist group refuses to accept the offer.
Malawian President Joyce Banda has taken away Madonna’s VIP status. Last week Madonna had to queue and be frisked by security alongside regular travellers before visiting schools in Malawi.
Sudan's leader was notably absent from the Nairobi party. Omar Al-Bashir was invited and expected but stayed away.
M23 leader Bertrand Bisimwa has appealed to the people of South Africa to block the deployment of their troops in the eastern DRC.