That's all for today from the BBC Africa Live page. For coverage of the release of the long-awaited report into the Marikana massacre in South Africa visit the BBC News website.
A reminder of today's African proverb is: Unexpected rainfall allows goats and sheep to seek shelter under the same roof. Sent by Henson King, Monrovia, Liberia.
And we leave you with this photo of university students scaling the fence of the US embassy in Burundi's capital, Bujumbura, as tensions continue ahead of Monday's parliamentary election: