That's all from BBC Africa Live today, on a day when Nigeria marked two years since the abduction of more than 200 girls from their school in Chibok. Keep up-to-date with news from across the continent by listening to the Africa Today podcast or checking the BBC News website.
A reminder of today's wise words:
Quote Message: One sees all sorts of knives on the day an elephant dies" from A Yoruba proverb sent by Sammy-King Bass in Calabar, Nigeria
And we leave you with photo of a mural painted in Egypt on the walls of houses in the shanty area of Zaraeeb in eastern Cairo, which somehow creates a striking optical illusion: