Nigeria: More than 150 are dead in Nigeria’s worst air disaster in almost 40 years.
Ghana: Cargo jet overshoots runway and crashes into minivan at Accra airport, killing at least 10.
South Sudan: Over 5,000 refugees who fled Ugandan warlord Joseph Kony’s Lord's Resistance Army find shelter in South Sudan.
Libya: Tripoli military court sentences more than 20 East Europeans to prison for supporting pro-Gadhafi forces during last year's uprising.
Egypt: Angry over what they considered weak verdicts in trial of Mubarak and his top aides demonstrators escalate their protests in Tahrir Square.
Kenya: Prize-winning author Binyavanga Wainaina talks about his most recent book, a memoir of his life, with an audience in Nairobi.