Counting has begun in Kenya's elections. Initial results indicate the country's former finance minister, Uhuru Kenyatta has edged ahead of his rival Raila Odinga. Less violence has been reported than in 2007.
The fate of Kenya's controversial new anti-terrorism legislation hung in the balance on Monday as the High Court was set to continue hearing an opposition petition calling for its suspension.
Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said Germany should change its view of Africa, and hinted that Kenya and Rwanda could be Germany's focus. Steinmeier has just ended a four-day trip to the region.
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has vowed to take drastic action against government officials for failing to prevent a land wrangle. Police fired tear gas at pupils during protests at a Nairobi school.
Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga, on a visit to Berlin, has been talking about the security situation in his country, one year after the Westgate attack. He is also campaigning for a referendum on the constitution.