African News

The snakebite squad: Saving lives on two wheels
Kenya's motorbike ambulances are saving the lives and limbs of people bitten by snakes
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Andre Ayew happy to be back in Swans nest for third spell
Ghana forward Andre Ayew is happy to have put transfer speculation behind him and continue his on-off career at "special" Swansea City.
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South Africa: Violence against women like a war - Ramaphosa
President Ramaphosa says urgent action is needed amid a spike in the numbers of murders and rapes.
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Liberia school fire leaves many children dead near Monrovia
The blaze broke out at a boarding school near the capital Monrovia, killing at least 27 people.
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Imama Amapakabo retained for Nigeria U23's ahead of Salisu Yusuf
Imama Amapakabo is retained as the coach of Nigeria's under-23 team for Olympic qualifying, leaving the future of Salisu Yususf unclear.
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South Africa's Naledi Pandor on 'Afrophobia'
The country has seen a spate of xenophobic attacks in recent months.
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Cameroon conflict: 'I would risk being shot to go home'
We hear rare testimony from one woman forced to flee the conflict in Cameron's Anglophone regions.
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Recycling old tyres to make sandals in Ethiopia
The popular footwear enables artisans in Ethiopia to recycle and earn a living at the same time.
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Algeria protests: how disinformation spread on social media
How social media became an information battleground for anti-government protesters and Algeria's rulers.
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Life-saving surgery but not by a doctor
Seida Guadu performs an emergency Caesarean to try to save the lives of a baby and his mother.
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South Africa xenophobic attacks: Schoolchildren give their view
Schoolchildren in South Africa tell the BBC how they feel about a recent wave of xenophobic attacks.
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Nigerian magician Babs Cardini: 'I want to be the best'
Nigerian magician Babs Cardini wows audiences on the streets of Lagos.
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