AIDS patients sue Gambia’s former president Yahya Jammeh over fake cures

Uganda's parliament imposes tax on social media use

Egypt's Prosecutor-General Nabil Sadek refers over 550 to military court on terror-related charges

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir closes 13 diplomatic missions to cut government spending, revive ailing economy

World Health Organization says air pollution kills 7 million each year

Protesters in Madagascar demand President Hery Rajaonarimampianina resignation, as anti-govt. rallies continue

United Nations investigators finds five mass graves in Congo amid ethnic violence

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir refuses to resign as demanded by opposition

Attack on church in Nigeria kills 19

Egyptian court sentences former anti-corruption chief Hisham Geneina to 5 years in prison

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa cuts short UK visit amid unrest at home

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir sacks foreign minister - state news agency

Ethiopia premier Abiy Ahmed reshuffles cabinet to implement reform

Senegal protest against proposed election law turns violent

Zimbabwe dismisses thousands of striking nurses

Egypt upholds life sentence against Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie

Military escalation threatens safety of Syrians: Egypt

Nigerians mark 4th anniversary of abduction of 200 girls by Daesh-linked Boko Haram terrorists as President Muhmmadu Buhari begs for patience

Bomb blast kills 5 at stadium in Somalia

Boko Haram in Nigeria has kidnapped at least 1,000 girls since 2013: UNICEF