The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for killing four Egyptian policemen in restive northern Sinai peninsula.
One person has been shot dead by a police officer in Kenya's Kisii County at a center meant for vote tallying in South Mugirango constituency.
Two Egyptian policemen were killed and one wounded when a group of wanted criminals opened fire on security forces in a village north of Cairo on Tuesday, state newspaper Al-Ahram reported.
Authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo say at least 14 people are dead after clashes between police and suspected members of a religious sect that was behind a recent prison break.
Egypt's state-run news agency says a policeman and a civilian have been killed in a drive-by shooting attack.
Police and opposition activists clashed on Thursday in Mauritania's capital on the final day of campaigning for a controversial constitutional referendum.
A policeman was killed on Thursday after suspected Islamic extremists attacked a police station in the northern Kenyan county of Mandera, officials said, raising concerns over security in next week's national elections. Al-Shabaab militants…
An Egyptian court sentenced 50 policemen to three years in prison on Thursday for organising a strike against their working conditions in January, Egypt's official news agency MENA reported.
Four police officers in Nigeria have been sacked for stealing from the country's former president Goodluck Jonathan. The Punch reported that the Federal Capital Territory Police Command announced the dismissals on Thursday after the four…
Zimbabwean soldiers reportedly ran amok and "mercilessly" attacked members of the police, much to the amusement of the on-looking public in Harare on Tuesday