African News

2021 Afcon qualifiers: Ethiopia shock Ivory Coast as Madagascar win big
Ethiopia upset visiting Ivory Coast 2-1 as Madagascar thrash Niger 6-2 in Tuesday's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
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'Faeces-throwing' Thames Estuary cargo ship stowaways guilty
The men, from Nigeria and Liberia, armed themselves with metal poles and demanded to be taken to Britain.
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A million faulty condoms recalled in Uganda
Some of the male contraceptives supplied by charity Marie Stopes contained holes or risked bursting.
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How a lion was removed from house in Lagos
A lion, which was reportedly being used to guard a house in Lagos, has been removed by a task force.
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Nigeria's Edo State to pay women and men teams equally
The Edo State government in Nigeria announces it will now pay its women's team the Edo Queens the same as its men's side Bendel Insurance.
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Mali army loses 24 soldiers in Niger border attack
The incident in northern Mali comes weeks after one of the deadliest attacks in recent years.
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2021 Africa Cup of Nations: Egypt held as Ghana, Algeria win
Comoros hold visiting Egypt goalless as Ghana and Algeria edge to narrow victories in Monday's 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
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LGBT refugees: Life in Kenya after fleeing Uganda
Mbazira Moses and his friends are trying to rebuild their lives after fleeing anti-gay discrimination.
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Banks facilitated South Africa corruption under Zuma, says Peter Hain
Several international firms helped with theft of state funding, British lawmaker Peter Hain says.
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Lion removed from house opposite Lagos school
The creature was reportedly being used to guard a house in the Nigerian city of Lagos.
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Blind Ghana student 'violently' pulled from UK university
Ebenezer Azamati says he felt "unwelcome" in Britain after being "violently removed" from the Oxford Union
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Got cash? Zimbabwe's inflation and currency problems explained
The first Zimbabwean dollar notes in ten years were released this week. But how did we get here?
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