The Egyptian star's 69th minute effort came despite a largely anonymous performance from the Egyptian forward as his team battled to beat Guinea Bissau.
Three Gabonese football coaches have been accused of abusing hundreds of children.
Uvariopsis dicaprio is named after, you guessed it right, environmental activist and Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio. The evergreen tree is an endangered species found in Cameroon.
Host Cameroon came from behind with two penalties in the space of eight minutes at the end of the first half to beat Burkina Faso 2-1 in the opening game of the African Cup of Nations.
Sudanese security forces have fired tear gas to disperse large crowds demonstrating against the country's military rule in capital Khartoum and neighbouring cities, according to witnesses.
Virunga National Park rangers had discovered the newborn gorilla during a patrol in the Tshiaberimu area, according to park authorities.
Cameroon is racing against the clock to complete preparations for the biggest African sporting event.
At least 12 civilians and 38 rebels have died in four days of fighting in the country's northeast, where the army is battling the Allied Democratic Forces and an ethnic-based militia called CODECO.
A bomb exploded at a Congolese restaurant as patrons gathered on Christmas Day in an eastern town where extremists are known to be active.
An investigation has been launched to determine the cause of a plane crash that went down in Kalehe village.
The volcano that devastated the capital of eastern Congo has left in its wake a smouldering political climate.
A protester was shot dead and 125 others were injured during Sunday's mass demonstrations against the October 25 military takeover.
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