Tanzanian public broadcaster TBC has suspended nine staff after it aired a hoax story saying that US President Donald Trump had praised President John Magufuli's performance.
Doctors in Kenya have agreed to end a 100-day strike that has paralysed the country's public health system.
Rescue workers are searching for survivors of a landslide that has killed 62 people at a vast dump in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa.
The mother of the baby whose alleged abduction sparked a national manhunt in South Africa has been arrested.
At least 48 people have been killed in a landslide at a vast rubbish dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, officials say.
Police in the South African city of Durban are searching for a baby girl who was in a vehicle when it was stolen in an apparent car-jacking on Friday.
South Africa has revoked its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) after the High Court said the move was unconstitutional.
A man who posed as Justin Bieber online has been charged with more than 900 child sex-related crimes in Australia.
Countries targeted under a new US travel ban passed by President Donald Trump have attacked the move, along with the United Nations.
The US says it has begun deploying the first parts of a controversial missile defence system in South Korea.