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Senegal's Sane suspended by Bordeaux

3 hours 24 min ago
Senegal defender Lamine Sane is suspended indefinitely by his club Bordeaux, along with goalkeeper Jerome Prior.

Scores killed in Nigeria camp bombings

3 hours 29 min ago
At least 56 people are killed in a double suicide bombing at a camp sheltering people displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in north-east Nigeria.

US worried over 'Rwanda's Burundi role'

3 hours 55 min ago
The US raises concerns with Rwandan officials over reports suggesting it is involved in "destabilising activities" in neighbouring Burundi.

South Africa country profile

4 hours 42 min ago
Provides an overview of South Africa, including key events and facts about this diverse country on Africa's southern tip.

Ethiopia country profile

5 hours 6 min ago
Provides an overview of Ethiopia, including key events and facts about this ancient former Christian empire in northeast Africa.

Nigeria country profile

5 hours 33 min ago
Provides an overview of Nigeria, including key events and facts about this oil-rich country with multiple ethnic and religious divides.

Can this replace black pepper?

Wed, 2016-02-10 20:34
Foodies are turning to this new type of pepper

Ajax Cape Town reverse Confed Cup decision

Wed, 2016-02-10 13:45
Ajax Cape Town say they will play in the Confederation Cup after receiving assurances over their trip to Angola.

Zaki leaves post as Morocco coach

Wed, 2016-02-10 11:42
Badou Zaki leaves his job as coach of Morocco by mutual consent, with former Ivory Coast boss Herve Renard tipped to replace him.

Uganda election: Issues, candidates and the poll

Wed, 2016-02-10 11:34
What you need to know about Uganda's election

Uganda candidate makes Idi Amin pledge

Wed, 2016-02-10 11:14
A candidate in Uganda's presidential vote promises to repatriate the remains of the former dictator, Idi Amin, and build a museum in his honour.

Central African Republic profile

Wed, 2016-02-10 10:11
Provides an overview, basic information and key dates for this land-locked African country

Kenya federation elects new president

Wed, 2016-02-10 09:25
Nick Mwendwa is elected the new president of Football Kenya Federation beating Ambrose Rachier, while incumbent Sam Nyamweya withdraws.

'Disquiet' over Mandela heir conversion

Wed, 2016-02-10 09:22
Traditional leaders in South Africa express their "disquiet" over chief Mandla Mandela's conversion to Islam.

Oliseh to be fined for video rant

Wed, 2016-02-10 08:57
Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh is to be fined by the Nigeria Football Federation for his video rant hitting out at his critics.

Chad's president seeks fifth term in office

Wed, 2016-02-10 08:35
Chad's President Idriss Deby promises that if he is elected again he will reinstate term limits which would have stopped him running for office.

Ceuta, Melilla profile

Wed, 2016-02-10 08:17
An overview of the tiny Spanish enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla on the northern shores of Morocco's Mediterranean coast

Liberian finance minister spared jail

Wed, 2016-02-10 08:00
Liberia's Supreme Court blocks the Senate's attempt to jail the country's finance minister after he tried to clamp down on politicians' expenses.

'Time running out' for SA mine workers

Wed, 2016-02-10 07:20
Three mine workers are still trapped under rubble after their container above ground fell into the South African mine on Friday.

DR Congo profile

Wed, 2016-02-10 06:13
Key facts, figures and dates

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