South African vineyard workers strike for double pay+++Mali weclomes ECOWAS backing for intervention force+++Watchdog report claims ZANU-PF ruling elite stole 2 billion dollars from diamond sales.
Burundian government cracks down on coup plotters+++Boko Haram strikes again in the north-eastern Nigeria+++Humanitarian situation in South Sudan deteriorates after aid agencies withdraw
Since Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza announced his intention to run for re-election,the country has experienced a spate of clashes between protestors and police. AFP photojournalist Phil Moore was there.
Sierra Leone marks one year since first Ebola case was detected +++ Voting in Ethiopia extended amid opposition allegations of foul play+++ Retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu calls for more support for the elderly