African News

Rwandan genocide suspect 'extradited from Denmark'
Prosecutors accuse ex-teacher Wenceslas Twagirayezu of leading a militia during the 100-day massacre.
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Yaya Toure leaves Olympiakos three months after rejoining Greek club
Former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure leaves Olympiakos, just three months after rejoining the Greek club.
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Kenya coins replace leaders with animals
Many saw the images of presidents on their currency as an attempt to glorify them.
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Congo's President Kabila on elections, corruption and his future
President Joseph Kabila discusses free elections, corruption and his future in a rare BBC interview.
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Morocco's Achraf Hakimi continues to impress in Germany
Morocco and Borussia Dortmund's Achraf Hakimi wins a second monthly newcomer award to be in the running for the end-of-season prize.
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Simon Murray loving South African 'football safari' with Bidvest Wits
Former Hibernian striker Simon Murray is full of enthusiasm for his South African adventure as he tells BBC Scotland about his Bidvest Wits experience.
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Mozambique busts '30,000 ghost workers'
A government probe reveals that salaries are being drawn on behalf of dead or fictitious employees.
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Africa Cup of Nations: Caf to choose 2019 hosts in January
The Confederation of African Football will choose the new hosts for the 2019 Nations Cup on 9 January at a meeting in Senegal
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African pro-wrestler Cindi Gold: I'm forging a path for other black women
Cindi Gold says she's carving a path for other black women to join Africa's pro-wrestling scene.
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Anne Soy: How foreign powers have stopped Somali pirates
Foreign navies have played a key role in curbing piracy off Somalia's coast, writes the BBC's Anne Soy.
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South Africa protests to Rwanda over Lindiwe Sisulu slur
South Africa is angered after a Rwandan news site reportedly calls a key minister a "prostitute".
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Nigeria's Fulani men who get whipped to find a wife
Some ethnic Fulanis in Nigeria enter a painful endurance contest in a bid to win female admirers.
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