BBC - Afrique / Africa

South Sudan attack 'could hinder aid deliveries'

Monday March 27th, 2017 04:24:32 PM
"Shocking" killing of aid workers is causing charities to re-assess famine relief in South Sudan.

Violette Uwamahoro: Rwanda court releases UK woman

Monday March 27th, 2017 05:24:42 PM
A judge says no evidence warrants detaining the pregnant woman and frees her after five weeks in custody.

Tanzania rapper Nay wa Mitego freed after Magufuli criticism

Monday March 27th, 2017 01:48:06 PM
Tanzania's president "loves" a rap song which had led to the arrest of the artist, who is now free.

Egypt convicts 56 over migrant boat sinking that killed 200

Sunday March 26th, 2017 02:35:56 PM
The migrants had been hoping to reach Italy when the boat capsized off Egypt's coast last September.

Militia fighters decapitate 40 police officers in DR Congo

Saturday March 25th, 2017 11:04:37 PM
About 40 were killed when a police convoy was ambushed in the central province of Kasai.,

UK visa problems halt African friendly

Saturday March 25th, 2017 01:37:14 PM
Nigeria's friendly with Burkina Faso on Monday in London is called off after several Burkina Faso players fail to gain entry visas for the UK.

ICC orders Congo warlord Germain Katanga to pay victims

Friday March 24th, 2017 03:05:25 PM
Ex-Congolese militia leader ordered to pay $1m (£800,000), but he is broke.

What's Up Africa: Pastor Doom? Why not Pastor Whipped cream?

Monday March 27th, 2017 05:29:30 PM
What's Up Africa: Were customs officers left a little red-faced at Johannesburg Airport?

It's miraculous, says South Africa's spinach king

Sunday March 26th, 2017 08:20:49 AM
Lufefe Nomjana grows, bakes and sells healthy spinach bread and juices in his local community.

South African astrologer fights to legalise 'magic' mushrooms

Saturday March 25th, 2017 12:22:25 AM
An astrologer in South Africa is fighting to get "magic" mushrooms legalised for use in spiritual ceremonies.

Why mix earthworms and cocoa shells?

Friday March 24th, 2017 10:29:48 PM
The Ivorian farmers benefiting from a unique, but labour intensive, blend of compost.

How cricket is helping to heal Rwanda

Friday March 24th, 2017 06:11:34 AM
Audifax Byiringiro, a Rwandan cricketer, tells his harrowing story of escaping the 1994 genocide and how cricket has helped play a part in the healing process.

Zimbabwe's cash-strapped tobacco farms

Friday March 24th, 2017 12:34:10 PM
Small-scale tobacco farmers in Zimbabwe have little to invest due to poor profit margins and a weak economy.

Ghana's former video analyst Gerard Nus ends protest

Monday March 27th, 2017 09:47:26 AM
A former member of Ghana's coaching team, Gerard Nus, ends his sit-in protest as he is paid all his bonuses by the football association.

Watford's Isaac Success aims for World Cup with Nigeria

Monday March 27th, 2017 12:19:01 PM
Watford striker Isaac Success is determined to help Nigeria qualify for the 2018 World Cup after making his senior debut for the Super Eagles.






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