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South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu back in hospital
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- South African anti-apartheid campaigner Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu's family foundation says that he has admitted himself to a Cape Town hospital for treatment of a recurring infection....

UN chief: Review potential information on Hammarskjold death
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling for a review of potential new information, including from South Africa, on the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold....

Court charges man who named dog after Nigerian president
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- A man who wrote the name of Nigeria's president on his dog and paraded the pet in an area where the leader is popular has been charged with breaking the peace....

Zimbabwe police fire tear gas, gunshots to quell protests
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwe police have fired tear gas, water cannons and gunshots to stop hundreds of youths protesting against police brutality in the capital, Harare....

Nigeria's Central Bank bans 9 local banks from trading forex
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- Nigeria's Central Bank has banned nine local banks from trading in foreign exchange, accusing them of withholding $2.1 billion in government funds and "round-tripping" to profit from a devalued naira currency....

Kenya's president signs law to cap banks' interest rates
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says he has signed into law a bill that caps interest rates for bank lending and deposits....

Nigerian anti-corruption groups beg Kerry: Return loot
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) -- Anti-corruption groups in Nigeria have begged U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to help speed the return of billions of dollars looted from the country's treasury by local officials....

Attacker is killed after stabbing guard at Egypt church
CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's state news agency says a knife-wielding attacker has been shot and killed after he stabbed a guard at a Coptic church....

Gunmen kill 2 policemen in Egypt
CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's state news agency says gunmen have shot and killed two policemen at a checkpoint north of Cairo....

Egypt FM: We want to help Lebanese politicians reconcile
BEIRUT (AP) -- Egypt's foreign minister says he is visiting Lebanon to help rival Lebanese political groups find common ground....