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The Nigerian female freestyle football champion

Ajibade Rasheedat uses the sport to build her confidence and help with her studies.

Can a cooker help save the rainforest?

The solar-powered cooker that uses an alternative to charcoal.

Kenyan schoolgirl Angel overcomes bullies to pursue dream of music career

Angel Wanjiru has overcome bullies and health problems to pursue her dream of a career in music.

The Gambia protest over Togo defender Adewale Olufade

The Gambia Football Federation lodges a protest with the Confederation of African Football over the eligibility of Togo’s Adewale Olufade.

Kenya replace Equatorial Guinea at Women’s Africa Cup of Nations

Kenya replace Equatorial Guinea at the upcoming Women’s Africa Cup of Nations in Ghana after a protest about player eligibility.

Central African Republic: ‘Why a grenade couldn’t stop our music’

A deadly attack at a gig nine months ago has only made this band from the Central African Republic more determined.

Sadio Mane: Liverpool forward has hand surgery

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane has surgery on a hand injury he sustained while on international duty.

The peacekeepers who turned war criminals in the Central African Republic

Thirteen men, women and children were shot dead in cold blood in the Central African Republic in 2014.

Africa Cup of Nations: Egypt, Tunisia, Senegal, Madagascar qualify for the finals

Madagascar qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time in their history while Tunisia, Senegal and Egypt also seal their spots in Cameroon.

Al-Shabab in Somalia: US air strike ‘kills 60 militants’

The US military says it has carried out its deadliest strike in Somalia since November 2017.

More Than Me CEO temporarily resigns amid Liberia rape scandal

A Liberian panel is reviewing a report that found the charity failed to protect girls from a predator.

Morocco train crash: Rabat derailment ‘kills four’

Dozens more were injured when the train derailed near Morocco’s capital Rabat, reports say.