Unidentified gunmen killed one person and wounded at least two others late on Wednesday in an attack on a hotel in the central Mali town of Bandiagara.
Nigerian police said on Wednesday gunmen have kidnapped four British nationals in the Niger Delta region.
Gunmen have ambushed a Pakistani paramilitary patrol, killing three troops, including a lieutenant colonel.
At least 6 people were reported killed and 5 were arrested when Gunmen stormed one of Guatemala's largest hospitals attempting to free an imprisoned gang member.
Gunmen attacked the base of an elite security unit in Ivory Coast's main city, Abidjan, killing an officer, stealing weapons.
Two police officers were killed in a shootout with gunmen who probably belonged to Islamic State in Egypt's northern Sinai.
Unknown gunmen, who killed dozens of Coptic Christians in Upper Egypt’s Minya, were in three four-wheel drive vehicles.