11:11:36 Tue, 1st December
Nigeria's ex-national security adviser, Sambo Dasuki, has been arrested for allegedly stealing $2bn meant to fight Boko Haram, his representatives say.
09:25:16 Tue, 1st December
China's President Xi Jinping arrives in Zimbabwe to a 21-gun salute, making him the most prominent global leader in many years to visit the country.
01:08:45 Tue, 1st December
Roch Marc Kabore wins presidential elections in Burkina Faso, official results show, after a year of political turmoil in the country.
23:54:14 Mon, 30th November
Will Nigeria follow China's economic transformation?