As Nigeria gears up for Saturday’s election, the country is working hard to halt the spread of fake news on the internet as more Nigerians encounter misleading online images and information that have, in the past, incited violence.
Aid groups are helping young people abducted by the terror group, and their children born of sexual violence, find acceptance in communities that often shun them.
For the first time since independence 60 years ago, Congo's presidency has changed hands with no bloodshed. President Felix Tshisekedi has promised to curb corruption, but his critics question the legitimacy of his surprise victory.
Kenyan security forces gave the all clear a day after Somali terrorist group Al Shabab killed 14 people in a raid on a luxury hotel in the Westlands neighborhood, the latest attack in a bloody six-year campaign against the Kenyan government that has left hundreds of Kenyans dead.
The International Criminal Court has acquitted former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo of war crimes, sparking speculation that the controversial politician might return to the country and enter the 2020 presidential race.