African News

Cameroon military court jails Anglophone activists
Radio presenter Mancho Bibixy is among seven people convicted of rebellion and terrorism.
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Cycling through Africa: Turkish Hasan Söylemez's adventure of a lifetime
Turkish journalist Hasan Söylemez is cycling across Africa asking people about their dreams.
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Fatma Samoura: 'Some don't think a black woman should be leading Fifa'
Some people "don't think a black woman should be leading Fifa", says Fatma Samoura - the organisation's first female secretary general.
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DR Congo boat sinking: River disaster kills 50 people
River transport is common in DR Congo as there are few roads but the boats are often overloaded.
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Anne Soy: Why DR Congo is confident it will halt Ebola
Despite its vast size and dilapidated health system, DR Congo says it can contain the deadly Ebola virus.
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Why Ethiopia is running out of foreign currency
Ethiopia's small businesses are being hit hard by a lack of access to foreign cash.
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Nigeria's reservation on Africa's free trade deal
Why President Buhari of Nigeria is reluctant to sign the African Continental Free Trade Agreement.
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Zambia's mobile phone street sellers
Increased competition in Zambia's mobile phone sector is worrying its street vendors.
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Dorsaf Ganouati is a Tunisian female referee with a mission
Tunisian female referee Dorsaf Ganaouati has begun breaking down the barriers in a world dominated by men and she is determined to continue.
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Zimbabwe's Knowledge Musona excited by Anderlecht challenge
Zimbabwe international striker Knowledge Musona says he is excited about his switch from KV Oostende to Belgian rivals Anderlecht
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Champions League: Sadio Mane sends 300 Liverpool shirts to hometown
Liverpool's Sadio Mane donates 300 shirts to locals in his hometown in Senegal so they can wear them during the Champions League final.
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The Lagos female boxers with Olympic dreams
A group of female boxers who train in a makeshift boxing ring in the dirt plan to take gold at the 2020 Olympics.
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