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Summary

  1. Kenyan fury after Westgate footage used in US TV thriller
  2. African migrants 'suffocate to death' in shipping containers
  3. Gunmen seize German archaeologists in Nigeria
  4. South Africa to penalise firms which employ illegal immigrants
  5. Cameroon 'forcibly repatriates' more than 500 Nigerians
  6. Fifa boss due to attend controversial Zimbabwe party
  7. Somali president appoints 'political novice' as PM
  8. Nigerian president on speakerphone amid health concerns
  9. Email stories and comments to africalive@bbc.co.uk - Thursday 23 February 2017