At least 56 people have been killed, following heavy fighting, around the town of Malakal, in South Sudan, according to military officials.
At least 11 people have been killed, and around a further 50,000 people displaced, following clashes between two semi-autonomous regions of Somalia.
At least 60 people have been killed this week, after fighting broke out in South Sudan, raising concerns over the possibility of the region plunging back into full-scale war.
Egyptian authorities have said that they killed a senior leader in the Muslim Brotherhood, along with another member, following a shootout.
Dozens of people have reportedly been killed and injured, following a stampede, during a protest, in Ethiopia.
At least 29 people are believed to have died, and a further 150 rescued, after a boat carrying migrants capsized, off the coast of Egypt.
At least nine people have reportedly been killed, including women and children, following an airstrike, on a town in central Libya.
At least 17 people have been killed, following violent clashes between security forces and opposition demonstrators, in the DR Congo.
At least 26 people have reportedly been killed, following an attack on a village, by suspected rebel fighters, in the Central African Republic.
At least seven soldiers have been killed, following an attack by al-Shabaab militants, on a town in Somalia, near the country’s border with Kenya.