Cape Town pastor Oscar Bougardt has flown to Botswana to meet with US preacher Steven Anderson, who has been barred from entering SA.
The Zimbabwe government is looking for researchers to carry out an in-depth study on the impact of economic sanctions on the country.
A self-defence group says Boko Haram insurgents have attacked a village in northeast Nigeria and beheaded the local chief and his son.
Zimbabwe's economy is falling apart, and there's a crackdown on anti-government protests. But the country's comedy scene is booming. [VIDEO]
Three policemen and 14 civilians died after police and anti-government protesters clashed during a march against President Joseph Kabila.
Two police officers and two civilians were killed after opposition protests against a delayed presidential election turned violent in Congo's capital.
An Italian tourist was trampled to death by an elephant while photographing the animal at the Tsavo National Park, police say.
Police in Botswana have arrested the alleged creator of the controversial photo-shopped image of a nude President Seretse Khama Ian Khama.
Police fired tear gas at opposition supporters rallying in Kinshasa to demand that the DRC President Joseph Kabila step down this year.