18:02:12 Tue, 27th June
The claim has been made by a former British mercenary who led his own failed coup attempt in 2004.
12:46:53 Tue, 27th June
The university in north-eastern Nigeria has repeatedly been attacked by Boko Haram militants.
16:11:31 Mon, 26th June
Hostage Johan Gustafsson, in Mali since 2011, has been freed, the Swedish government says.
14:50:23 Mon, 26th June
Officials have confirmed photos of scantily dressed women were taken inside a Johannesburg jail.
How charities working in Kenya are experimenting with cash transfers instead of more traditional forms of aid.