At least 70 people were injured in Egypt when a passenger train derailed and two of its cars overturned, the health ministry said.
A yellow fever outbreak in Angola has killed 37 people since December, the country's national director of health said.
Two civilians and a customs agent were killed after gunmen fired at a customs services office in central Mali.
Two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in a north-east Nigerian refugee camp, killing at least 58 people, officials said.
The prosecution in the trial of Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre demanded he be jailed for life and stripped of all his assets.
A political crisis is growing in DRC over the possibility that President Joseph Kabila might seek a third term, a US official said.
The Mozambican police warned Renamo that it will use all means in its power to prevent their militia from blocking the country’s roads.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has blamed senior members of his party of fuelling factionalism by taking their issues ...