A 26-year-old man has died, following a shark attack off the coast of the Indian Ocean island of Réunion, local authorities have said.
At least 16 people have been killed, and more than 40 injured, following a car bombing attack in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
At least seven soldiers have been killed, and a further 19 wounded, following an ambush by Boko Haram militants in northeastern Nigeria.
At least 17 people have been killed, and a further 59 injured, following a stampede by football supporters at a stadium in Angola.
At least two protesters have been killed, and a further 10 wounded, by police, following violent clashes between protesters and police in northwestern Cameroon.
At least four people have been killed, and another injured, following an attempted armed robbery on a gold mine in eastern DR Congo.
At least five people, including a UN contractor, have been killed, and several others wounded, following an attack by an armed group on a UN technical team working along the Nigeria-Cameroon border.
Militants from the Somali terror group al-Shabaab have claimed to have killed dozens of kENYAN troops during an attack on a remote military base in Somalia.
At least seven suspected militants, with links to Islamic State, have been arrested, and weapons seized, following an operation by Moroccan authorities.
At least 10 people have been killed, and more than 50 others wounded, following a car bomb and gun attack on a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.