Africa today at a glance

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP 

ANC discusses Zuma

Pressure to force South African President Jacob Zuma to quit mounts as leaders of the ruling African National Congress party meet in Pretoria over the crisis.

Mo Ibrahim awards Sirleaf

Liberia's ex-president Ellen Sirleaf Johnson awarded the 2017 Mo Ibrahim prize for Achievement in African Leadership.

Kenya rights lawyer seized

Kenya Human rights lawyer Haron Ndubi arrested for allegedly driving while drunk, but activists say he was drugged and arrested while in critical condition.

Spanish minister visits

Spain's Interior minister goes to Senegal and Mauritania for talks on immigration, terrorism and drug trafficking.

UN discusses Congo

UN Security Council holds informal meeting in New York on the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Egyptian anti-jihadist operation

Egyptian security forces carry out a major anti-jihadist operation in Sinai and the Nile Delta.

Rex in Cairo

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits Cairo as part of a Middle East tour.

Can Kiir deliver on his promise of peace and stability in South Sudan?

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