African News

Got cash? Zimbabwe's inflation and currency problems explained
The first Zimbabwean dollar notes in ten years were released this week. But how did we get here?
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France returns Omar Tall's sword to Senegal
It belonged to 19th Century leader Omar Saidou Tall who fought French imperial forces in Senegal.
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Igbo community in Liverpool: 'Like a home from home'
Liverpool's Igbos are working to rebuild their community centre.
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Kenya Airways stowaway: Mystery of the man who fell from the sky
Four months after the body of a suspected stowaway fell from a Kenya Airways plane into a London garden, we still don't know who he was.
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Africa's top shots: 8-14 November 2019
A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond.
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How AS Roma helped find a missing Kenyan child
When the Italian side signed Chris Smalling on loan, his arrival helped find a missing child.
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Zimbabweans forced to choose between medicine and food
The worst drought for 40 years is making the economic hardship worse - leaving people starving.
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Pascal Siakam: Toronto Raptors star & his unconventional path from Cameroon to NBA
Pascal Siakam might have been a priest. Or a footballer. The path that led him to the NBA is not what you would call conventional.
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Libya: Migrant mother's dying wish to get children to Europe
The BBC's Orla Guerin meets a family waiting to cross to Europe from Libya with orphaned children whose mother died on the way.
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