Somalia's main Islamist militant group al-Shabab says it carried out a bomb attack on a passenger plane that blew a huge hole in its fuselage.
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni is to take part in his first televised debate ahead of Thursday's poll after earlier saying such events were for schoolchildren.
International judges in the case of Kenyan Vice-President William Ruto disallow the use of recanted witness statements.
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