African News

South Africa's military ends hijab ban for Muslims
Maj Fatima Isaacs led a three-year legal battle for her religious right to wear a headscarf.
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African Nations Championship: Guinea and Zambia complete quarter-final line-up
Guinea score late to earn a quarter-final spot at the African Nations Championship (CHAN) as Zambia also progress.
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Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: US calls for Eritrea troops to withdraw
"Credible reports" show they were involved in human rights abuses, the state department said.
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Hogging Covid vaccines endangers all nations, warns South Africa expert
No countries are safe until all are vaccinated, a leading Covid-19 adviser in South Africa says.
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Africa's free-trade area: What difference will it make?
The deal aims to increase the relatively low trade between African countries.
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Kobe Bryant: NBA legend's legacy one year on
African basketball stars discuss Kobe Bryant's legacy one year since his death in a helicopter crash.
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The solar solutions helping Zambia's economy
Foreign investment into solar products are helping to plug Zambia's power shortage problems.
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Hope and fear as Somalia’s civil war turns 30
The BBC's Andrew Harding has returned to Mogadishu to see what hopes people have for peace.
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Protecting the last wild lions in Africa
Photographer George Logan highlights the decline of wild lions using conceptual images.
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Ethiopia's Tigray conflict: 'My wife died giving birth to twins while we hid'
A father tells the BBC his tragic story of fleeing the conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region.
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Detective Jane Mugo: Meet Kenya's 'spy queen'
BBC Africa Eye looks at the inside story of Detective Jane Mugo, the woman they call Kenya’s "spy queen".
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Egypt's dreams of democracy still alive?
It's been 10 years since Egyptians took to the streets to unseat their longest-serving President, Hosni Mubarak.
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