At least 11 people have died and several others have been injured during a stampede at a church service in a stadium in Kwekwe, Zimbabwe, police say.
Thailand's army ruler says people using a three-fingered protest salute from the blockbuster Hollywood franchise risk 'jeopardising their futures'.
The TV network has cancelled a Bill Cosby project as actress Janice Dickinson became the third woman to allege she'd been assaulted by the comic.
It's a family affair - Christine Kaseba, widow of former Zambian president Michael Sata, joins three other family members in a race for the top job.
Marking World Toilet Day, the United Nations said the spread of deadly viruses such as Ebola is linked to defecation in the open.
Slaughtered for tusks and meat, endangered wildlife numbers have taken a huge knock since soldiers and rebels began fighting in December.
Mounting allegations of rape and sexual assault against entertainer Bill Cosby has resulted in a Netflix special series on his life being postponed.
Amnesty International is accusing the Gambia of beating and torturing homosexuals in jail to give up names of others and admit to their "crime".
Mali has placed a total of 577 people under observation after two people died from the deadly virus in the capital Bamako.
The first female inductees into the International Rugby Board's Hall of Fame were announced in a landmark move for the male-centric sport.