South Africans have been outraged by a spate of rapes and murders, prompting demands for a return of the death penalty.
Thousands of Africans are crossing Panama's Darien Gap - one of the world's most dangerous jungles.
Kenyan police investigate amid claims that a teacher humiliated the girl for staining her uniform.
The remains of the ousted strongman are en route to Zimbabwe for a state funeral.
Pope Francis drew huge crowds during his visit to Africa. What can we learn from his trip?