Jubilation and dancing as parents reunited with 21 schoolgirls kidnapped two years ago.
One of the ancient pyramids has two previously unknown "cavities". Could they be undiscovered rooms?
Nigerian President dismisses criticism from his wife, saying her place is in the kitchen.
Relatives of one of the 21 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram say they could not wait to be reunited.
Boko Haram frees 21 of more than 200 girls kidnapped by the jihadist group in 2014 in northern Nigeria.
The first time she was raped by her kidnappers, she was told that it was her fault - because of her looks.
Annie and Robin Korkki were experienced travellers. So how did they end up dead in their luxury holiday villa?
Another tourist has died suddenly on the African island, after two American sisters were found dead in their holiday villa.
They returned to their Seychelles hotel room after drinking. Then their lifeless bodies were found in their beds.
Africa has welcomed the Google and WWF initiative which aims to protect wild animals.
At least 43 are dead after a boat carrying 600 migrants bound for Europe capsized off the coast of Egypt.
Opposition HQ burned down following deadly protests against president Joseph Kabila.
Government buildings torched and police officers killed, as fears grow violence could mushroom.
A South African traffic officer brightened up commuters' journeys by busting out some moves in a Pretoria intersection.
The animal killed an Italian tourist in Kenya's coastal region after he moved closer to get a better photo.
Piece of aircraft debris discovered off the coast of Tanzania part of missing Malaysia Airlines MH370.
Rescuers pull 650 migrants to safety and recover five bodies from boats off the coast of Libya.
Letter reportedly from Mombasa attack suspects pledges allegiance to Islamic State.
There it lay, among limestone rocks, deep in the Madagascar jungle.
Lion Man Craig Busch fights claims, saying an abused animal "will get you when you're not looking".
About 250,000 children are suffering from extreme starvation, and some are left in the bush to die amid widespread famine.
Train goes off the tracks south of Egypt's capital, Cairo, killing five people.
Isabelle Dinoire's surgery 11 years ago set the stage for dozens of other transplants worldwide.
Teachers at high school allegedly forced black girls to arrange their hair in certain styles.
A magnitude 7.4 quake has struck in the Atlantic Ocean, though there is no tsunami threat.
"You guys are the stupidest people in the history of stupidest people," teen declares, after safari scare.
Nigeria's military killed five people and arrested 23, in a new offensive in the Niger Delta.
South African judge denies state prosecutors permission to appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence.
Meet the ancient, unknown and totally underappreciated ugly stepsister of the mammal family.
Former athlete's lawyers say "enough is enough" as prosecutors appeal "lenient" murder sentence.