A court blocks the Kenyan government's plan to evict hunter-gatherers from their ancestral land.
The children were kidnapped from their school on the outskirts of Lagos.
Gunmen opened fire on the bus in Minya province, south of Cairo, as it headed to a church.
Mmusi Maimane had planned to attend the treason case of Zambia's main opposition leader.
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A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
At least 14 policemen have been killed in roadside bomb attacks in the past two days.
Christian Atsu and Mubarak Wakaso are left out of Ghana's squad for next month's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ethiopia.
Senegal's hopes of qualifying for the second round of the Fifa Under-20 World Cup take a knock after 1-0 defeat to the United States.
New South Africa coach Stuart Baxter says he is looking for "warriors" for next month's opening Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Nigeria.