Mugabe makes surprise appearance at university ceremony; deaths in Kenya during an opposition rally; fire rips through the Cameroon parliament.
Zimbabwe In Transition
President Robert Mugabe is believed to still be under house arrest; Mauritania government struggles over convicted blogger; the shake-out in Angola continues
Zimbabwe Army Holds Mugabe Under House Arrest
Troops are patrolling the city after they seized control of state TV saying they were targeting "criminals around him".
News, background and analysis from events unfolding in Zimbabwe.
Nigeria President Visits Biafra Separatists Region
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari begins a tour of south east Nigeria, stronghold of Biafra separatists, despite threats.
A month on from one of the deadliest explosions in Somalia we ask the Red Cross how victims from last month's mass explosion faring? And we also hear from Turkey where some of the most seriously ill are being treated.
And DJ B-Brave on what's hot in the music scene of the continent.
People In Somaliland Cast Votes In Presidential Election
Polls close in Somaliland presidential election; warnings from military in Zimbabwe over Zanu-PF party in-fighting ; Kenyan military denies collusion with Al-Shabab.