The government has been under pressure after a massacre of herders in the centre of the country.
A selection of photos from across Africa and Africans elsewhere this week.
Fayez al-Serraj, whose troops face an insurgency, feels "abandoned" by his international allies.
Sudanese protest groups require unity to secure civilian rule, the BBC's Alastair Leithead says.
Walter Onnoghen is convicted of falsely declaring his assets and is banned from public office for 10 years.
Cameroon come from behind to beat Morocco 2-1 at the Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations in Tanzania to clinch a place at the World Cup.
The first captain of Cameroon's women's football team Regine Mvoue says a lack of facilities is holding back the development of the women's game in the country.
South African city Durban steps in to host the regional Cosafa Cup to replace Zimbabwe.
The bones of the huge creature belong to a new species which roamed east Africa 20 million years ago.
Peter Tabichi from Kenya, who was named World's Best Teacher, shares what makes him stand out and what he hopes for teachers in Africa.
A child known as Baby A became the subject of a high court case that has prompted Kenya to start changing its approach to intersex children.
Automation could wipe out many jobs in developing countries, says globalisation expert Ian Goldin.
Paris St-Germain miss the chance to win the Ligue 1 title at the third attempt as they lose 3-2 to Nantes.
The BBC's Alastair Leithead joins protesters in Sudan's capital, Khartoum. Demonstrations are continuing even though President Omar al-Bashir was forced to resign.
Mohamed Salah calls for men in "my culture and in the Middle East" to treat women with more respect as he is named one of 100 most influential people by Time.
With so many incidents of players being racially abused on social media, BBC Sport looks at what the right response might be.
Eyewitnesses say former President Omar al-Bashir has been taken to Kobar maximum security prison.
Nigeria international Henry Onyekuru reveals he successfully completed a medical at Paris St-Germain before deciding to join Everton in June 2017.
Mphatso was born with the characteristics of both sexes but has now legally changed his gender.
Online groups are targeting and killing young men in Kenya they believe to be gang members.