Barka! Ga abubuwan da ya kamata ka sani
NIGERIA: Nigeria is preparing for nationwide elections that will be watched to see if officials can avoid a repeat of the chaos and fraud that marred the 2007 polls. Voters will cast ballots on three consecutive Saturdays starting April 2 to elect members of parliament, a president and 36 state governors.
UGANDA RIGHTS: A human rights group is urging Uganda to investigate a special police unit the group says has been engaging in torture, extortion and extrajudicial killings.
SUDAN UNREST: South Sudan's army says northern forces bombed two sites in the south this week.
LIBYA: Explosions and anti-aircraft fire sounded in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, early Wednesday, hours after Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi vowed to emerge victorious in the fight against rebels and international forces.
Abubuwa 10 da ya kamata ka sani a yau: Laraba, 23 Maris 2011
SUDAN DARFUR: The joint United Nations-African Union mission in Sudan's Darfur region says unknown gunmen attacked two of its peacekeepers on Tuesday.
IVORY COAST: Ivory Coast's incumbent president is warning international journalists they will be considered "accomplices to terrorists" if they do not present a more balanced picture of the country's political crisis.
BURKINA FASO: Residents of Burkina Faso's capital report hearing sustained gunfire overnight from two military camps.
CELL PHONE LIFE INSURANCE: Residents of Ghana can now purchase life insurance through their mobile phone, a service the cellphone provider is touting as the first of its kind.
KENYA REFORMS: With Parliament back in session, the Kenyan government has begun a new push to enact reforms before the country’s next election in 2012.
ZIMBABWE POLITICS: Zimbabwe's constitution making process is making progress and both ZANU-PF and the Movement for Democratic Change say the final draft will be ready no later than September.