Air Namibia has suspended flights on its Windhoek-Lagos-Accra route over a diplomatic row with Nigeria.
Theresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on 7 June, paving the way for a contest to decide a new prime minister.
South African Labour Court Judge Anton Steenkamp, 57, has died after being bitten by a black mamba - one of the most venomous snakes - while on holiday in Zambia.
Four foreign hostages have been freed by French forces in the West African country of Burkina Faso, the French government says.
The governing African National Congress (ANC) is expected to be returned to office in South Africa's parliamentary election, but with a reduced majority.
The pronouncement, which signalled a change in Catholic Church law makes reporting of sexual cases obligatory for clerics and allows anyone to complain directly to the Vatican if necessary.
US President Donald Trump said China "broke the deal" in trade talks, ramping up hostilities ahead of negotiations between the two sides.
Ethiopia's fugitive former spy chief and 25 other intelligence agents have been charged with human rights violations.
Two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar for their reporting on the Rohingya crisis have been freed.
A fuel tanker lorry has overturned and exploded near the airport in Niger's capital, Niamey, killing at least 58 people, authorities say.