African News

Zimbabwe still faces an economic struggle
In Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe may have gone but the country's battered economy still needs to be turned around.
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Oscar Pistorius jail term for killing Reeva Steenkamp more than doubled
The family of murdered girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp say the ruling means she can now rest in peace.
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Shingai Nyoka: What next for Zimbabwe?
Singing and celebration spring from the belief that the worst is over, our Zimbabwe correspondent writes - but is change coming?
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Rwanda offers refuge to enslaved Libya migrants
Rwanda says it cannot stand by as Africa migrants are "auctioned off like cattle" in Libya.
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Farouk Chothia: Will South Africa learn from Mugabe's fall?
South Africa's governing African National Congress has lessons to learn from the fall of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe.
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Fergal Keane: Mugabe has gone, but will Zimbabwe change?
Zimbabweans are celebrating change, but is the old regime just getting a new face?
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Robert Mugabe
A look at the career of Robert Mugabe, who has resigned as Zimbabwe's president after 37 years in power.
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African Footballer of the Year - meet the contenders
Find out more about the five contenders - Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Naby Keita, Sadio Mane, Victor Moses and Mohamed Salah.
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Holiday home
The 2CV is a vintage French car. But it is the car of choice for taxi drivers in the African island of Madagascar.
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Photo of butchered rhino wins top award
A shocking image of a dehorned black rhino makes Brent Stirton Wildlife Photographer of the Year.
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Wrecked lives of Kasai
Violent clashes between government and rebel forces has led to huge civilian displacement.
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Food security
Helping communities feed themselves during political and environmental instability.
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