Bamako-based clubs Djoliba and Onze Createurs are the first casualties of Fifa's ban on Mali as they are stopped from playing in the African Confederation Cup.
A schoolgirl who escaped abduction by Boko Haram calls for the rescue of classmates still in captivity.
The informal settlement was home to nearly 4,700 people, activists say.
President Museveni says public safety will be "guarded at all costs" with installation of security cameras.
Colonial tweets by former party leader could end South African opposition party's chances of winning the next election.
Newly-appointed Confederation of African Football (Caf) president Ahmad says his first job is to conduct an audit of the body.
Reprieve for 17 million South Africans who had faced losing their state welfare support next month.
Zanzibar becomes a full member of Caf and its national team will be able to participate in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Mali's Football Association is suspended by Fifa until further notice over government interference in football matters.
UN confirms refugee deaths after 31 Somalis reported killed in an air strike on a boat off Yemen.