Former Congolese rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda pleads not guilty to all charges at the start of his war crimes trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC).
A legal attempt to block the South African team flying to the UK to play in the Rugby World Cup in a row over alleged racial discrimination fails.
Durban will be the first African city to host the Commonwealth Games as it is confirmed as the venue for 2022.
Black students rally at elite South African university
Does Nigeria run better without ministers?
Keeping the faith with N Ireland's Protestant order
Puffed up cheeks, karate kicks and ballet leaps
... and four other things we've learnt this week in Africa
Disputes over the terms used to describe migrants
The voting lessons East African countries have for each other
Can you make great cakes without it?
The criminal history of the fanatical egg collectors