MASVINGO, Zimbabwe Dec 17 (Reuters) - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe was confirmed on Saturday as his party's sole candidate for the next presidential election in 2018, when he will be 94.
Riyad Mahrez has been crowned the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2016.
A church roof has collapsed in Uyo, south-east Nigeria, killing at least 60 people attending a bishop's ordination.
Gambia's president-elect said on Saturday that the outgoing leader who now rejects his defeat has no constitutional authority to call for another election, and he called on President Yahya Jammeh to help with a smooth transition in the interest of the tiny West African country.
Floyd Shivambu, deputy president of the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) accusing South African president Jacob Zuma and friends of Financial Crimes in South Africa.
Controversial political commentator Tomi Lahren recently appeared on The Daily Show, and Trevor Noah had some choice words for her. The host of TheBlaze tried to defend her problematic view but, Trevor Noah was having none of it.
Watch Nelson Mandela's answer to a question about his alliance with Fidel Castro (1990)