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Tunisia set to hold second free presidential election
Tunisia holds second free presidential election
Nigerian magician Babs Cardini: 'I want to be the best'
Mugabe funeral: Leader's body kept in hometown after state funeral
DR Congo ex-health minister arrested over Ebola funds
Mugabe funeral: Leaders pay tribute at quarter-full stadium
Robert Mugabe: African leaders gather in Zimbabwe for state funeral
'I fled Boko Haram and had to leave my son behind'
How Paris got a taste for second-hand style from Africa
Didier Six: Guinea appoint Frenchman as national team coach
In pictures: Mourners in Zimbabwe view Robert Mugabe's body
DR Congo's Ben Malango waits for clearance for Raja move
#AmINext protests in South Africa over violence against women
Eto'o junior set to follow in father's footsteps for Cameroon
South Africa sexual violence protesters target stock exchange
Zimbabwe 'settles row' over Mugabe burial site
The Nigeria FA to decide on Salisu Yusuf's return after his ban
Zimbabwe settles row to give Mugabe hero's burial
Mugabe to be buried at National Heroes monument in Harare
Africa's week in pictures: 6-12 September 2019
World's first malaria vaccine released in Kenya
Malaria vaccine in Kenya - a potential game-changer
World's first malaria vaccine released
Sudan crisis: Thousands demand justice over protester killings
Mugabe's body lies in state: Zimbabweans react
Motherwell: Ugandan centre-back Bevis Mugabi signs until January
Robert Mugabe lies in state as row over funeral continues
Mugabe lies in state as family rejects funeral plans
South Africa crime: Police figures show rising murder and sexual offences
Robert Mugabe familys reject government funeral plans
South Africa xenophobic violence: Nigerians fly back to Lagos
Emmanuel Adebayor: Man City striker's outrageous celebration against Arsenal - 10 years on
Benjamin Moukandjo: Ex-Cameroon skipper returns to France with Lens
Robert Mugabe familys fury at funeral plans
Sexual violence in South Africa: 'I was raped, now I fear for my daughters'
The Africans risking death in jungle trying to reach US
Robert Mugabe's body arrives home from Singapore
Kenyan schoolgirl takes her own life after 'period shaming'
Robert Mugabe's body being flown home from Singapore
Pope Francis in Africa: Five things we learned
Rwanda agrees deal to take in hundreds of African migrants
Somali World Cup dream over after late Zimbabwe goals
Nigeria denies Human Rights Watch child detention report
Nigeria's Boko Haram crisis: Military denies detaining thousands of children
Algeria parade Afcon trophy after beating Benin in first match back home
Chinonso Eche: 'I want to become an international freestyler'
Belgian Ivan Minnaert: 'Working in Libya is not that bad'
Letter from Africa: Ghanaians saw Mugabe as their 'in-law'
Sierra Leone fans attack player's house after penalty miss
South Africa: Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens amid violence
Majeed Waris: Ghana striker looks ahead after collapsed move to Alaves
South Africa: Two dead in new bout of mob violence
Robert Mugabe died a 'very bitter' man, nephew says
Gaborone United coach Madinda Ndlovu 'stable' after collapsing in training
Dino Maamria: Stevenage sack Tunisian; Mark Sampson takes temporary charge
Defeat malaria in a generation - here's how
Letter from Africa: 'I gave up on catching the train in Ethiopia'
2022 World Cup: Liberia through after dramatic penalty save from teenage keeper
2022 World Cup: Liberia advance after dramatic penalty save from teenage keeper
2022 World Cup: Tanzania and Ethiopia advance to group phase of qualifiers
South African crowds walk out of anti-xenophobia speech
Claudio Ranieri in race to take over as new Guinea coach
Kenyan Brigid Kosgei sets half marathon record
2022 World Cup: Botswana held 0-0 by Malawi at home in first leg of qualifier
Huge crowds attend Pope's Mass in Madagascar
World Cup qualifying: Somalia national team's history-making driving instructor
Samson Ebukam: 'American football helped me fight racism in US'
Nigeria: Why is it struggling to meet its tax targets?
Samuel Eto'o: Cameroonian legend signals 'the end' to his playing career
2022 World Cup: Angola and Togo secure positive results away from home in qualifiers
Robert Mugabe granted national hero status and official mourning
Hypnobirthing: Why Kenyan couple delivered their baby on YouTube
Robert Mugabe: My complicated relationship with Zimbabwe's former leader
SA xenophobic attacks: 'fake' videos stoke tension
Robert Mugabe: Zimbabwe and world reacts to ex-leader's death
Chester Williams: South Africa World Cup winner dies aged 49
Peter Tatchell on his experiences of Robert Mugabe
Robert Mugabe: The orator
Robert Mugabe: Zimbabweans react to ex-leader's death
Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's strongman ex-president, dies aged 95
Robert Mugabe: Zimbabweans remember the 'liberator and oppressor'
South Africa's Refiloe Jane signs for AC Milan Women
Caster Semenya signs for South African football team
Caster Semenya joins South African football team JVW
Somalia win first ever World Cup qualifier
Madagascar withdraw from South Africa friendly
Robert Mugabe: From liberator to tyrant
Robert Mugabe, former president of Zimbabwe, has died age 95
Robert Mugabe, former president of Zimbabwe, has died aged 95
Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe ex-president, dies aged 95
In pictures: The life of Robert Mugabe
Zimbabwe ex-President Robert Mugabe dies aged 95
Africa's week in pictures: 30 August-5 September 2019
UK couple finds Egyptian boy in car roof box
Former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia appeals Fifa's life ban
Ghana's Agyemang Badu: I'll comeback from illness stronger
South Africa closes embassy in Nigeria after xenophobic violence
Africa's road to 2022 World Cup in Qatar underway
The mixed children Belgium took from their mothers under colonial rule
Businesses destroyed in SA xenophobic attacks
South Africa anti-rape protesters target business leaders in Cape Town
Tug-of-war over league football in Cameroon
The Nigeria Football Federation is facing a further corruption probe
South Africa to face Madagascar as Zambia postpone friendly
Bakery Jatta: German sides withdraw objections over Gambian's eligibility
Stars boycott South Africa over xenophobic attacks
Wole Soyinka: Commonwealth should investigate UK over Brexit
Desiree Ellis: 'Poor finishing' cost SA women's in Olympic tie
Nollywood actress: 'I was asked for sex in exchange for roles in films'
Pope Francis in Africa: Is the continent the Catholic Church's great hope?
South Africa's President Ramaphosa condemns 'anti-foreigner violence'
Hell's Gate flood survivor: 'Water came from nowhere'
Kelechi Nwakali: Nigerian thanks Arsenal despite no appearances
Nigeria summons South Africa ambassador over 'anarchy'
Swansea City: Keeping Andre Ayew and Borja 'a bonus' says chairman Trevor Birch
Physix: Meet the Malawian rapper who wants political change
Djibouti coach Julien Mette says 'Madagascar are the example'
Yannick Bolasie: Sporting Lisbon sign Everton winger on season-long loan
Two boys in need of a home, two parents mourning lost children
Cameroon's 'language war' keeps schools shut
Hell's Gate: Seven bodies found after tour group swept away by flood
Dozens arrested in South Africa as looting rocks Johannesburg
Falcao arrival sees Mbaye Diagne sent on loan by Galatasaray
Seydou Doumbia: Ivorian returns to Switzerland with Sion
DJ Arafat: Twelve arrested after fans of Ivorian artist 'open coffin'
Jan Mak returns for short-term deal with Seychelles
Hell's Gate: Six bodies found after tour group swept away by flood
Kenyan innovator converting trash into electric wheelchairs
Match of the Day 2: Ian Wright & Jermaine Jenas discuss Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah incident
Hell's Gate: Kenya tour group swept away by flash flood
Andre Ayew: Ghana forward to stay at Swansea City
Zimbabwe's women boycott Olympic football qualifier against Zambia over unpaid fees
Nobel laureate Denis Mukwege sets up fund to help sexual violence victims
UN chief pledges support for DR Congo army
Players from Botswana 'lack hunger' to play in South Africa
2022 World Cup: Namibia allow Nyambe and Starke to miss Eritrea qualifiers
Afro hair: How black Finns are taking on racism
Premier League: Why Nigeria's passion for English football continues
The churches trying to save Ethiopia's trees
Juventus edge Napoli in seven-goal Serie A thriller
Barcelona held by promoted Osasuna but Ansu Fati, 16, scores
DJ Arafat: Fans of Ivorian artist 'open coffin' during funeral unrest
South Africa policeman arrested over boxing champion's murder
South Africa: Molefi Ntseki appointed as new Bafana Bafana coach
South Africa: Molefi Ntseki appointed as permanent Bafana Bafana coach
Al Ahly: Egyptian giants appoint Rene Weiler as new coach
Arsenal: Nacho Monreal joins Real Sociedad as Mohamed Elneny agrees Besiktas loan
Wilfried Zaha: Crystal Palace winger 'deserves' to play for a top club - Steve Parish
DJ Arafat: Thousands pay tribute at Abidjan concert
Ezekiel Mutua: The man who polices Kenyan pop music
Maryam Hamdani: 'I taught myself to play taarab music online'
Mo Salah: Gary Hyland sentenced for racist tweets
Angola call-up under-17 star Zito Luvumba
Tom Saintfiet: 'I won't beg players to play for Gambia'
DR Congo Ebola deaths top 2,000
'I would not have kept the baby': Fighting depression in pregnancy
Africa's week in pictures: 23-29 August 2019
Fuse ODG: 'Why we must reject narratives portraying Africans as inferior'
Victor Wanyama: Tottenham and Club Bruges agree deal for Kenya midfielder
Josh Maja: Nigeria chase England-born forward
Period poverty in Namibia: 'Girls can't afford sanitary pads'
Reham Saeed: TV host suspended over obesity comments
Mauritania opt to leave Adama Ba out of squad
Letter from Africa: Nigerian anger over South African xenophobia
Carlos Kameni: Veteran Cameroon goalkeeper leaves Fenerbahce
'All bets now off' on which ape was humanity's ancestor
Lesotho appoint South Africa's Thabo Senong as coach
Benin: Striker Rudy Gestede back in squad after three-year absence
N'Faly Kouyate says BA responsible for broken kora
Adel Taarabt could play his first Morocco game in five years
Brain Squad: 'Handsout app helps children go to school'
Slavery: Could a new museum stop racism in London?
Has Kenya's plastic bag ban worked?
Sudan crisis: Activists achieve 'big win' over generals
Watford 3-0 Coventry City: Ismaila Sarr scores on his first Watford start
Zoo trade in baby elephants banned internationally
African Champions League: Fan death overshadows win for Libya's Al Nasr
New Botswana coach Adel Amrouche out to change attitudes
Mondher Kebaier appointed as Tunisia coach
Kei Kamara recalled by Sierra Leone as disciplinary ban lifted
Letoya Johnstone: Kenya's transgender fashion icon
Kenya's transgender fashion icon, Letoya Johnstone
Yakou Meite: Reading striker chose to share racist abuse to demonstrate impact on players
Togo's Emmanuel Adebayor moves to Turrkey's Kayserispor
Togo's Emmanuel Adebayor moves to Turkey's Kayserispor
The Kenyan school that was once a British detention camp
Thulani Serero: UAE's Al Jazira turn to South African midfielder for success
2022 World Cup: Liberia call up Sweden-born Hellberg for Sierra Leone qualifiers
Bruce Grobbelaar: Ex-Liverpool goalkeeper heaps praise on club's African stars
Amazon fires: Angola and DR Congo 'have more blazes'
Could serenading mosquitoes help stop the spread of malaria?
Zimbabwean Tererai Trent 'humbled' by New York statue
African Champions League: Tanzania's Simba suffer early exit
'It's Never Your Fault': The Nigerian teens tackling child marriage
In pictures: Nigeria festival celebrates Yoruba fertility goddess Osun Osogbo
Floods kill more than 60 in Sudan
Jean-Philippe Gbamin: Everton midfielder out for up to 12 weeks with thigh injury
Tokyo 2020: Nigeria's women seek Olympic football return
2022 World Cup: Comoros coach names squad for Togo double-header
Radhi Jaidi: Former Tunisia captain dismisses national coach rumours
Janine van Wyk: South Africa captain signs for Danish club Fortuna Hjorring
African Champions League: Former winners Orlando Pirates suffer shock exit
Algeria culture minister quits after concert stampede
Zimbabwe: Is it worse off than under former President Mugabe?
South Africa seizes Air Tanzania plane in Johannesburg
Afriyie Acquah: Ghana international joins seventh club in eight years
Liverpool launch international football academy in Mauritius
2022 World Cup: Emmanuel Adebayor out of Togo squad for qualifiers
African Champions League: Ahly slam nine goals past Atlabara
The African American who moved to Ghana 'to escape US racism'
Medieval martial arts brings sword duels to South Africa
Ocean Viking: EU nations to take in migrants stuck near Malta
Nigeria's Paul Onuachu signs for Genk from Midtjylland
Kenya northern white rhinos: Vets harvest eggs from last two females
US names Nigerians in massive fraud investigation
Liberia's new coach Peter Butler 'not in it for the money'
H&M collaborates with South African designer Palesa Mokubung
Soolking: Stampede at Algeria rap concert 'kills at least five'
Giraffes given greater protection from unregulated trade as numbers fall
Ifeanyi Chiejine: Former Nigeria forward dies aged 36
Junior Agogo: Ex-Ghana, Nottingham Forest and Bristol Rovers striker dies aged 40
Zimbabwean comedian Gonyeti 'abducted and beaten' in Harare
Kei Kamara waits to react to Sierra Leone disciplinary axe
Somaliland's poets and singers fight to be heard
Sudan transition: Abdalla Hamdok appointed new prime minister
Ugandan war survivors partnered with therapy dogs
Zimbabwe ex-Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko in court for corruption
Nigeria goes three years without a case of polio
South African car 'spinner' wants to conquer sport
Sudan transition: Lt-Gen Burhan sworn in as sovereign council chief
Traditional horse-racing in South Africa's Eastern Cape
Fifa appoints normalisation committee to take charge in Egypt
Sudan conflict: Army and civilians form sovereign council
Rwanda beer company Kroll says sorry for sexist jokes
Rwanda beer brand Skol says sorry for sexist jokes
Woedikou Afi Apafa: 'Female players have potential but we are denied visas'
Cameroon crisis: Ambazonia separatists get life sentences
Zimbabwe ex-Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko 'on the run'
Ugandan acid attack survivors speak out
'I could feel my skin burning': Acid victims speak out
Omar al-Bashir trial: Sudan's ex-president 'got millions from Saudis'
Sudan's ex-President Omar al-Bashir arrives for trial
Food for sport: African dishes for the win
The man helping to save Senegal's mangroves
Egypt giants Al Ahly sack coach Lasarte after Cup defeat
Zimbabwe sanctions: Sadc calls on US and EU to drop policy
Sudan conflict: Army and civilians seal power-sharing deal
Mohamed Hamdan "Hemeti" Dagolo talks to Zeinab Badawi about Sudan accord
Sudan conflict: Senior commander Hemeti vows to stick with deal
Elephant protection debate to dominate conservation meeting
Elephants top agenda at conservation conference
Why Nigeria has restricted food imports
Nigerian government ordered to pay $9bn to private gas firm
Uganda and Zambia rejects Huawei spying allegations
Tanzania tanker explosion: Witnesses speak out
Former Nigeria great Samson Siasia handed life ban by Fifa
Ethiopian survivor describes deadly dinghy journey
Sheikh Zakzaky: Nigeria's Shia leader leaves Indian hospital
Huawei allegations: Uganda denies spying on Bobi Wine
Ethiopia's under-15 side set for history in Eritrea
Kenya Airports Authority auctions abandoned aeroplanes
Zimbabwe protests: Opposition MDC backs down after police ban
Zimbabwe protests: Opposition MDC vows to defy police ban on rally
Zimbabwe protests: Opposition vows to defy police ban on rally
Africa's week in pictures: 9 - 15 August 2019
Ghana's Emmanuel Agyemang Badu hospitalised with blood clots
Planning for life after football in Nigeria
Sub two-hour marathon 'like stepping on moon'
Caster Semenya: Double Olympic champion 'never felt supported' by women in sport
Zimbabwe FA bans its former president, Philip Chiyangwa, for life
Kenya officials exhume man's body to retrieve uniform
Letter from Africa: The power of an apostrophe
The children sent to a DR Congo 'holiday camp' never to come back
The children sent to a DRC 'holiday camp' never to come back
The Troubles: Does South Africa hold lessons for Northern Ireland?
Israeli billionaire Beny Steinmetz to be tried over 'Guinea bribes'
London officer appears on Nigerian Big Brother
Joshua Akinotanhe plays several instruments and looks set for stardom.
Joshua Akinotan plays several instruments and looks set for stardom.
FGM no longer just an African problem
Ebola drugs show 90% survival rate in breakthrough trial
Zimbabwe after Mugabe: The country where pensions have disappeared
Ibraheem Zakzaky: Nigerian IMN leader flown to India for treatment
Zimbabwe businessman: My shelves are empty
DJ Arafat: Top Ivory Coast singer dies in road accident
African Champions League: Mamelodi Sundowns lose in Congo
The Kenyan dance parties where men are banned
Tanzania tanker explosion victims buried in mass funeral
Mohamed Salah visits young fan who ran into lamp-post while chasing his car
Libya conflict: Fighters agree a truce during Eid al-Adha
Tanzania mourns 64 killed in fuel tanker explosion
Hajj pilgrims cycle from Nairobi to Mecca
Deforestation: Did Ethiopia plant 350 million trees in a day?
Why smartphones are no longer driving the search for 'blue gold'
Richard Gere and Matteo Salvini clash over migrant ship
Tanzania fuel tanker blast: At least 60 killed
Tanzania fuel tanker blast: At least 57 killed
The Brit behind the festival that 'united the African Diaspora'
The man behind the festival that 'united the African Diaspora'
Turkish sailors kidnapped off Nigeria 'freed'
The life of a Zimbabwean domestic worker
Wilfried Zaha: Winger 'committed' after staying, says Roy Hodgson
Kacaman: Burundi's YouTube star dies of malaria aged six
Under-20 Women's World Cup: Nigeria confident of hosting 2020
Bakery Jatta: Hamburg midfielder's identity investigated by German FA
Kenya's Homa Bay: Fart pushes Speaker to suspend debate
Somali clubs back in African continental action after 29 years
Africa's week in pictures: 2 - 8 August 2019
Kenya's new breast milk bank in bid to reduce infant mortality
Alex Iwobi: Everton sign Arsenal forward in five-year deal worth up to 34m
Nigeria's Iwobi moves to Everton from Arsenal
Ismaila Sarr: Watford sign Senegal winger from Rennes for club record fee
Nigeria army-police shoot-out sees kidnap 'kingpin' flee in Taraba
Nicolas Dupuis' future as Madagascar coach unclear
DR Congo medics arrested over death of Ebola doctor
Mo Salah: Racist tweet about Liverpool star probed by Merseyside Police
Betty Bigombe: The woman who befriended a warlord
Ghana's backyard bodybuilders
Esperance declared Champions League winners after VAR row
African Champions League: Esperance declared winners
Saido Berahino: Stoke City release 12m striker
Kenyan parliament speaker evicts MP Zuleika Hassan
Zuleika Hassan: Kenyan MP with baby ordered to leave parliament
Florent Ibenge quits as DR Congo coach
Everton: Alex Iwobi & Chris Smalling bids rejected by Arsenal & Man Utd
Nigeria police question Tekno for pole dance in Lagos traffic
The ancient Egyptian yeasts being used to bake modern bread
Nigeria's Tekno arrested for pole dance in Lagos traffic
Riyad Mahrez: Concerns over medicine taken by Man City winger a 'non-event', says Algerian FA
Algeria FA dismisses Mahrez medicine concerns
Edouard Mendy: Senegal goalkeeper ready for Rennes adventure
Zimbabwe: A third of population faces food crisis, says UN
Millions in Zimbabwe 'facing food crisis'
Madagascar plane fall: Cambridge student Alana Cutland's body found
What is the Islamic Movement in Nigeria?
Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe in hospital in Singapore
Bobi Wine charged with 'annoying' Uganda's Museveni
Fouzi Lekjaa cleared by Caf Disciplinary Board
Gambia anger over move to free Jammeh regime's hitmen
Outrage as The Gambia frees ex-regime's hitmen
Senegal's Pape Souare joins French side Troyes
The Madagascar farmers trying to save sea cucumbers
Climate change: Hungry nations add the least to global CO2
Bobi Wine: On the road with Uganda's 'ghetto president'
How a proud mum's Facebook post got her kids into the Olympics
Deadly blast outside Cairo hospital 'terrorist incident'
Coza's Biodun Fatoyinbo: Nigeria outrage as rape accused pastor returns
Libya conflict: Drone strike kills dozens
Libya conflict: Air strike kills 42 in Murzuq
IMN's Ibraheem Zakzaky: Detained Nigeria Shia leader to seek treatment in India
Explosion outside central Cairo hospital leaves 19 dead
Tanzania's Simba on the road to change
Islamic Movement in Nigeria: The Iranian-inspired Shia group
Engineered in Africa: 'We knew the talent was there'
Riyad Mahrez: Medicine concern kept Algerian out of Man City team
Sudan crisis: Military and opposition sign constitutional declaration
Cape to Cairo homemade plane project creators die in Tanzania crash
The Nairobi sanctuary caring for orphaned elephants
Ebola vaccine: Why is a new jab so controversial?
Molefi Ntseki steps in as Stuart Baxter resigns as South Africa coach
Sudan crisis: Military and opposition agree constitutional declaration
Could the menstrual cup eradicate period poverty in Kenya?
My late friend, the mayor of Mogadishu
Ebola outbreak: 'I'm not afraid of working with patients'
Shipped back: Why British born kids were sent to Nigeria
Half of Ebola cases in DR Congo 'unidentified'
Jean-Philippe Gbamin: Everton sign Mainz midfielder for 25m in five-year deal
Jean-Philippe Gbamin: Everton sign Mainz midfielder in five-year deal
Uganda's Stella Nyanzi bares breasts in protest at jail sentence
Ronald Reagan: No defence for 'monkeys' remark, says daughter
Libya to close 'inhuman' migrant detention centres after outcry
Stuart Baxter steps down as South Africa coach
Libya to close three migrant detention centres
The Nigerian woman who married her husband after his death
Africa's week in pictures: 26 July - 1 August 2019
Nicolas Pepe: Arsenal sign Lille winger for club record fee
Pepe becomes most expensive African player
Ebola crisis: Rwanda reopens border with DR Congo amid outbreak
Abdirahman Omar Osman: Mogadishu mayor dies after suicide bombing
Kenya 'should declare national disaster' on cancer
Kenyan survivors: Cancer is 'national disaster'
African Champions League final: Caf to meet over Cas replay decision
Ebola crisis: Rwanda shuts border with DR Congo to stop spread of virus
Ebola: One year on from Democratic Republic Congo outbreak
What are the US's intentions in Africa?
Caster Semenya: Biology trumps gender identity, says IAAF
US slavery: Why is America marking the 400th anniversary?
US slavery: How is America marking the 400th anniversary?
Nancy Pelosi: Seeing Ghana slave site was transformative
African Champions League final: More confusion as Cas overturns replay decision
Ebola crisis: Second death confirmed in DR Congo border city of Goma