The World Health Organisation head praises Zimbabwe’s public health policy, in a controversial move.
More than 50 people are also still missing after last Saturday’s huge truck bombing, officials say.
Liverpool manager plays down claims by Senegal manager Aliou Cisse that Sadio Mane will be “100% fit” for next month’s World Cup qualifiers against South Africa.
Magistrates are told Sebastien Bassong is “unemployed” and “living off savings”.
Could the accidental publication of millions of South Africans’ personal details open a new door for criminals?
Some 140 arrests are made over deadly attacks on people accused of sucking their victims’ blood.
More than 10,000 people are bitten by snakes in Nigeria every year.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans this week.
Pollution has been linked to nine million deaths each year worldwide, according to a report in The Lancet.
Famed primatologist Jane Goodall is the subject of a new documentary that includes recently unearthed footage from her explorations in Africa.