Egypt saw its first ever conviction for female genital mutilation on Monday. The practise had been banned in the country since 2008, but remains widespread.
There's a lot of confusion in Nigeria, reflected on this morning's front pages...
Violence against women is still widespread in Egypt. Kenyatta apologises for the teargassing of schoolkids. Zimbabwe does better on jobs than some people say.
Kenyan teachers return to work after a court rules their strike illegal. A Liberian doctor battles Ebola. Military men squeeze out technocrats as leaders of African nations.