Africa today at a glance

Egypt hunts for gunmen

Egyptian security forces hunt Islamic State group gunmen behind a rare attack in the south of the Sinai Peninsula in which a policeman was killed near St Catherine's monastery.

Kenya party primaries

Political parties in Kenya continue the nomination of their candidates for the various positions in the August 8 General Election

Mozambique in mourning

Mozambique in mourning following the death on Tuesday of Mrs Mariana Muianga aka Vovó Mariana, the mother of former President Joachim Chissano.

Sex for food scandal

A sex for food scandal, sale of aid materials and theft reported in the 32 camps for the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Nigeria's Borno State.

Regional security talks

Senior defence and security officials of Cameroon and the Central African Republic end regional security talks with Yaoundé committing to continue supporting the stabilisation of the neighbouring country.

More aircraft for Camair-co

The Cameroon Airlines Company, Camair-co; the only locally owned airline operating in the Central African country, to acquire two more aircraft from Canadian company, Bombardier.

Can Kiir deliver on his promise of peace and stability in South Sudan?

Read Story:Can Kiir deliver on his promise of peace and stability in South Sudan?