Sierra Leone mudslide survivors evicted from government emergency camps in Freetown without prospect of resettlement.
Seven farmers were abducted by the Boko Haram insurgents from a plantation before there were slaughtered.
Attack occurred in Adamawa which along with Borno and Yobe states is under state of emergency due to violent insurgency.
Emmerson Mnangagwa says in a statement on Tuesday, 21 November, that he is not in Zimbabwe and that he would not return until he is "satisfied of my personal security."
Shyma Ahmad was arrested for 'inciting debauchery' through her suggestive music video titled "3andy Zoroof".
While many hailed the girls for their innocent effort towards bringing peace, a number of people also expressed their unhappiness and called it "shameful".
Instagram star Ehi Ogbebor and oil firm employee Kenneth Oboku tied the knot in a lavish ceremony in Benin City, Nigeria, on 18 November.
Although the opposition called for calm, at least two people were killed in protests after the court upheld President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in a repeat vote that the opposition boycotted.
Africa recognising importance of promoting women's rights and empowerment, but more has to be done, Vera Songwe tells IBTimes UK.
See some of the funniest memes being created as Robert Mugabe misses his deadline to resign as Zimbabwe president or be impeached.
Libya is one of the main transit routes for migrants trying to reach Europe, but thousands remain trapped in the violence-ridden country amid fears they are being tortured and sold off as slaves.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's cabinet approves plan to deport as many as 40,000 Africans to Rwanda under special arrangement.
Robert Mugabe gave no hint he would step down as president of Zimbabwe in a TV address on the country's TV network in which he said the country needed to "return to normalcy".
Stampede took place on Sunday in the village of Sidi Boulalam, in the southern province of Essaouira.
Mugabe now cuts an isolated and powerless figure, with former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa expected to become new leader.