Nobel Prize laureate Wole Soyinka says he will cut up his green card if Trump wins the US election.
More than 239 migrants are believed drowned in two shipwrecks off the Libyan coast, officials say.
A goalkeeper from the Gambia dies crossing the Mediterranean to reach Europe.
The wealthy family at the heart of South African corruption allegations denies meeting a top politician, who said he was offered a bribe.
Egypt will float its currency in a move that is expected to see it fall by almost 50% against the dollar.
There are fears that Ivory Coast forward Gervinho will miss the Nations Cup after injuring his anterior cruciate ligament.
Borussia Dortmund say striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was dropped from Wednesday's Champions League clash with Sporting for "internal reasons".
In our series of letters from African journalists, Sola Odunfa looks at why it is a good idea for Nigeria to reintroduce history as a school subject.
Theresa Kachindamoto, a senior chief of a district in Malawi, has terminated 840 marriages, sending the young couples back to school.
Kenya condemns the sacking of the South Sudan UN force head and says it will withdraw its troops.