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BBC Africa News
The latest stories from the Africa section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 1 hour 17 min ago
Sierra Leone international striker Kei Kamara leaves Middlesbrough after his contract is cancelled by mutual consent.
The Ebola journey no-one in Ivory Coast wants to take
West African health ministers call for travel restrictions on countries affected by the Ebola outbreak to be lifted, following WHO advice.
Negotiators for South Sudanese rebels have denied signing a power-sharing deal.
Nigeria has recorded its first Ebola death outside Lagos after a doctor died of the virus in the oil hub of Port Harcourt.
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan formally launches a national electronic identity card, which can also be used to make payments.
Zambia's leader sacks his justice minister, seen as a potential successor, amid rumours the president is gravely ill.
Mali fail in an attempt to have their Africa Cup of Nations tie moved from Algeria over concerns of violence as the Malians also bid to host 2017.
Caf declares there will be no further changes to September's Nations Cup qualifiers despite some relocation requests over Ebola fears.
The UN's health agency says the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa could infect more than 20,000 people, and urges airlines to resume flights.
Seydou Doumbia comes out of international retirement and is in the Ivory Coast squad for September's Nations Cup ties.
Nigeria confirms its first Ebola death outside Lagos. Here's the story in 15 seconds.
South Sudan rebels deny that they were party to a deal to form a power-sharing government within 45 days to end the conflict.
Nigeria confirms its first Ebola death outside Lagos, a Port Harcourt doctor, as the WHO says the total number of cases could eventually pass 20,000.
The speaker of Niger's parliament flees the country after a parliamentary committee agreed he could be arrested over a baby-trafficking scandal.
French President Francois Hollande calls for an "exceptional" UN intervention in Libya, warning of chaos unless action is taken.
Provides an overview, key facts and history of Botswana, a major diamond producer in Southern Africa
US police say Equatorial Guinea's ambassador is suspected of beating a girl with a chair leg but won't be arrested because he has diplomatic immunity.
A top US public health official says the Ebola outbreak is set to get worse before it gets better, as West African health ministers meet in Ghana.
Cameroon's all-time leading goalscorer Samuel Eto'o announces his retirement from international football.