Ethiopia withdraws troops from Somalia, where they had been fighting Islamist militants, and blames a lack of international support.
In Kenya, children who are born intersex cannot get birth certificates or identity cards, or register for exams.
Rotherham striker Peter Odemwingie calls his decision to join the Championship strugglers a "no-brainer".
Kenyan marathon runner Rita Jeptoo has her two-year ban doubled after an IAAF appeal was upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Some 145 child soldiers fighting for two rebel factions in South Sudan have been released, Unicef says.
Mamelodi Sundowns arrive home in South Africa to a heroes' welcome after winning the African Champions League on Sunday.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wants to recall midfielder Yaya Toure into his side but is still waiting for an apology from the player's agent.
The train which crashed last Friday in Cameroon was travelling at an "unusually" high speed, a top official of the French company that runs the railway line, says.
The Gambia is the latest country to say it will leave the International Criminal Court, accusing it of humiliating Africans.
The tailors from the Kenyan slum of Kibera whose suits are now being shown on the catwalks of Europe.