African News

Libya: Ten years on the front line
Our correspondent on what it's been like to cover the 10 years since Colonel Gaddafi was deposed and killed.
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Table Mountain fire: Historic buildings destroyed in Cape Town
The University of Cape Town's library and a historic windmill are hit as all students are evacuated.
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Thousands stranded in traffic over Kenya Covid rules
Police block major roads in the capital Nairobi to enforce an overnight ban on movement.
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Mozambique Palma attack: Why IS involvement is exaggerated
The militants claiming of a recent attack got publicity but they may not have actually been behind it.
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F1 in Africa: The fast and the fragile
The story of the first South African Grand Prix, and the nail-biting title showdown between Graham Hill and Jim Clark.
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TB Joshua: YouTube blocks Nigerian preacher over gay cure claim
TB Joshua is one of Africa's most influential evangelists, with top politicians among his followers.
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Senegal: The HIV success story that’s failing gay men
Senegal has successfully reduced HIV but infection remains high among gay men.
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Tokyo 2020: Africa's Olympic climbing hopefuls aim to inspire the next generation
With 100 days to go until Tokyo 2020 Africa's Olympic climbers are optimistic The Games can boost their sport on the continent.
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Nigeria kidnappings: 'I'm afraid to return to school'
Hundreds of students have been abducted in northern Nigeria, leading many schools to close.
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South African singer Busiswa Gqulu aims to empower women with her music
South Africa's Busiswa Gqulu is using her songs and poetry to overcome gender barriers in the music industry.
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The coastal town tackling Tunisia's football boss
Tunisia football boss Wadie Jary has knowingly misled sport's highest legal body, suspended club Chebba FC complains.
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Saving the kelp forest that stars in My Octopus Teacher
The makers of the Bafta-winning documentary want to preserve the underwater ecosystem it features.
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