At least 12 soldiers have reportedly been killed, and another two are missing, following a militant attack, in Burkina Faso.
At least five people, all reportedly soldiers, have been killed, and around a dozen others injured, following a bomb blast, in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
At least three people have been killed, and a further 17 wounded, following two suicide bombings, reportedly by young girls, in northeastern Nigeria.
At least 25 people have been killed, and a further 49 wounded, following a bombing at a major church in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
At least 60 people have been killed, after the roof of a church collapsed during the ordination of a bishop, in Nigeria.
At least 25 people have been killed, after a fuel tanker crashed and exploded on a motorway in Kenya.
At least 56 people have been killed, and a further 57 wounded, following twin suicide bombings, in northeastern Nigeria.
At least four migrants have died, and a further 34 were rescued, after the boat they were travelling in sunk off the coast of Morocco.
At least 10 people have been killed, following a suspected car bombing, at a police checkpoint in Somali capital, Mogadishu.
At least three people were killed, and a further 20 wounded, after a car bomb exploded, in the Libyan city of Benghazi.