That's all from the BBC Africa Live team for now. There will be an automated BBC News feed until Friday morning.
A reminder of our wise words of the day:
Quote Message: When a chicken is picked up by a hawk, it cries not because anyone can save it but to alert the world of the cause of its demise." from An Igbo proverb sent by “Royal Prince” in Nigeria.
And we leave you with images from the Kenyan coastal town of Malindi shot by Ghanaian photographer Nana Kofi Acquah: