African News

Fears of Beirut-type blast in Guinea-Bissau and Libya
The blast in Beirut is a reminder that tonnes of dangerous materials are being stored in several countries.
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Disabled during lockdown: We don’t have the support we need
Cassandra is visually impaired and learning remotely during lockdown in Nigeria has presented several problems.
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How Ebola prepared one doctor for Covid-19
How Ebola prepared one doctor in the Democratic Republic of Congo to treat coronavirus.
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South Africa: Gabola church 'connects with God by drinking alcohol'
South Africa's Gabola church believes in connecting with God by consuming alcohol.
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The Moroccan woman who changed the Arab world in one run
Nawal El Moutawakel's triumph in the first Olympic women's 400m hurdles changed attitudes to female athletes across a whole region.
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Letter from Africa: 'How I helped put Gambians on Google Maps'
A journalist is instrumental in the introduction of an address system which could help save lives.
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Coronavirus: Fact-checking fake stories in Africa
We've taken a look into some of the most widely-shared false stories about the pandemic across Africa.
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