African News

Why can't this doctor work in the UK?
An refugee doctor would love to work in the UK, and the NHS would love to have him - but there's a hitch.
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Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed: Inside the mind of this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has published a book outlining his philosophy of "medemer".
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West Ham 1-3 Arsenal: Gunners gain first win under Freddie Ljungberg
Arsenal beat West Ham to end a winless run of nine games and gain their first victory under interim boss Freddie Ljungberg.
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José Filomeno dos Santos: Son of Angola's ex-leader in 'extraordinary' trial
Jose Filomeno dos Santos is alleged to have stolen $0.5bn from Angola's Sovereign Wealth Fund.
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'Tonight a door was opened,' says new Miss Universe
The 26-year-old from South Africa has been described as being "a proud advocate for natural beauty".
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South African creates sign language glove for deaf parents
South African Lucky Mashudu's smart glove translates sign language into speech.
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Chalk Back: Kenyan women fight back against street harassment
Using chalk and markers, women and girls in Nairobi document their experiences of street harassment.
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Making Ethiopia green again
Ethiopia has lost most of its trees, making it vulnerable to longer droughts and intense bursts of rain.
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Naby Keita: Jurgen Klopp 'never doubted' Liverpool midfielder
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he never doubted midfielder Naby Keita, who returned and scored in Saturday's 3-0 win at Bournemouth.
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Uganda floods: At least 16 people dead, Red Cross says
The Red Cross reports a rising toll in Uganda's deadly floods, as the region reels from weeks of rain.
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South African explorer completes epic North Pole trek
The Norwegian-South African duo met up with a rescue team as they were dangerously low on food.
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College gives young mothers chance to build career
Debra Emmanuel is one of 23 who have graduated from a new college for teenage mothers in Tanzania.
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