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Summary

  1. Nigerian ruling party leader says any move to stage coup will fail
  2. Dozens of Biafra activists arrested
  3. Pregnant Beyonce releases photos of African-themed party
  4. South Sudan leader 'declares unilateral ceasefire'
  5. Detained Zambian opposition leader's wife pleads for his release
  6. Conflict 'displaced more in DR Congo than Syria in 2016'
  7. War veterans and youth attack Zanu-PF leaders
  8. Ramaphosa calls for action to prevent 'mafia state' in South Africa
  9. South African hunter dies 'after shot elephant falls on him'
  10. Email stories and comments to africalive@bbc.co.uk - Monday 22 May 2017