African News

'I fled Boko Haram and had to leave my son behind'
Nigerian mother Asibi faced an impossible choice when she was forced to flee Boko Haram.
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How Paris got a taste for second-hand style from Africa
Clothes dealer Amah Ayivi finds vintage gems in Togo and sells them on to fashion lovers in Paris.
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Africa's week in pictures: 6-12 September 2019
A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent.
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Letter from Africa: Ghanaians saw Mugabe as their in-law
Zimbabwe's ex-President Robert Mugabe, who has died aged 95, had a special place in the hearts of Ghanaians, writes Elizabeth Ohene.
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Defeat malaria in a generation - here's how
The world could be free of malaria by 2050, says a major report that sets out the road to eradication.
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Nigeria: Why is it struggling to meet its tax targets?
Nigeria says more people than ever are paying tax - but government revenues are not growing
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Robert Mugabe: My complicated relationship with Zimbabwe's former leader
Mugabe is a hero to some, but his legacy has been tainted by oppression and economic collapse.
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