Eight convicted drug smugglers, including three Nigerians and a Ghanaian, have been executed by firing squad in Indonesia.
An audit finds that Nigeria's embattled state oil company overpaid the government $750m, but also says it has not properly accounted for $1.48bn.
The defacing of the grave in South Africa of a woman who was exhibited in Europe during the 19th Century causes outrage.
Thousands race to replaster a massive mosque in a day
Why have African leaders not reacted to the migrant crisis?
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The photographer who shows the horrors of the sea
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The BBC's Andrew Harding asks what the defacing and removal of the Cecil Rhodes statue in Cape Town says about South Africa.
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