SA paired with Angola. It is the only one of 20 second-round ties featuring two former qualifiers with Angola shock participants in 2006 tournament.
Pushed a tough message on corruption, the civil war in South Sudan, controversial elections in Burundi and the fight against al-Shabaab.
The footage of Mick Fanning being attacked last Sunday, before being rescued rattled but unscathed, sent social media into meltdown.
"People are being lifted out of poverty, incomes are up, the middle class is growing and young people like you are harnessing technology."
Kenya's government is undermining press freedom with journalists threatened "almost weekly", a report by a media rights organisation shows.
South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu has been hospitalised with an undisclosed but "persistent" infection, his foundation said.
Chenjerai Hove, a leading Zimbabwean writer and outspoken critic of President Robert Mugabe, has died in Norway where he was living in exile.
A mega-church run by the Nigerian preacher should be charged after a building collapse that killed 116 people, mainly South Africans, said a coroner.
Rebel leaders who backed Ivory Coast's president Alassane Ouattara have been charged with crimes committed during post-election violence in 2010-2011.
Riek Machar, leader of South Sudan's rebels, warned the country's civil war would continue as long as President Salva Kiir remained in power.