Mali military camp attack toll hits 47
Five suicide bombers were among those killed when a vehicle packed with explosives detonated inside a military camp in Gao.
Zimbabwe pastor in court over Mugabe death prophecy
Patrick Mugadza told journalists last week that he had received a prophecy from God that Robert Mugabe would die on 17 October.
At least 76 killed in air strike on Nigerian refugee camp - ICRC
The air force has said civilians were accidentally killed and wounded in the attack, which was aimed at jihadist group Boko Haram.
#RandReport: Rand weaker after inflation rises
South African inflation accelerated to 6.8% year-on-year in December, beating market expectations.
China urges US to bar Taiwan delegation from Trump inauguration
China considers Taiwan a breakaway province, with no right to have any kind of diplomatic relations with other countries.
SA maize planting area seen a third larger as rains return
SA's Crop Estimates Committee is set to forecast the planted area at 2.6 million hectares, up 33.5% from the 1.947 million hectares planted last year.
UK Supreme Court to give Brexit trigger case ruling next week
British PM Theresa May on Tuesday detailed her vision for a clean break with the EU by quitting its single market.
Snowden can apply for Russian passport next year
Russian authorities have extended a residency permit for Edward Snowden until 2020.
Murray hands out masterclass to reach third round
The Wimbledon and Olympic champion was in clinical form in Australia, smashing 29 winners.
At least 25 dead in car bomb attack on Mali military camp
Twenty-five people were killed and others injured when a vehicle packed with explosives detonated at a military camp in the city of Gao.
Gambia extends Jammeh's stay in office for three months
Gambia's National Assembly has passed a resolution to allow President Yahya Jammeh to stay in office for three months from Wednesday, state television said.
#WEF2017: Drugmakers in Davos shift focus to chronic diseases of poor
22 companies, including Pfizer, will contribute funds and expertise to the project, which is backed by the World Bank.
Neck injury forces Australia's Lynn out of ODI series
The 26-year-old has been troubled by a bulging disc in his neck for some time and was using medication to control the pain.
#WEF2017: Matt Damon takes to Davos stage to put water on map
Water.org is trying to raise a $55 million fund to finance projects that build access to clean water in developing countries.
Paralympic great Weir brands British Athletics 'a joke'
Weir, who won four golds at the London 2012 Games and two four years earlier, took to his Twitter account to vent his anger.
Hip-hop personality charged in New York concert shooting
Federal prosecutors brought two weapons charges against a hip-hop podcast host over a fatal shooting at a Manhattan concert venue.
Former US President George H.W. Bush hospitalised
The 92 year-old is said to be in a stable condition.
SA’s CPI rises to 6.8% year-on-year in December
SA’s headline consumer inflation accelerated beating market expectations from 6.6% in November.