BBC News - Africa
Updated: 3 days 21 hours ago
Most comic book superheroes are Europeans or white Americans but one artist in South Africa has been trying to change that.
Why are Zimbabweans being urged to observe a two-day national "shutdown"?
Ugandans have been poking fun at their president after he was snapped seated on a deckchair on the side of a village road, chatting on the phone.
A ceasefire appears to be holding in South Sudan's capital, Juba, after four days of clashes between rival forces left more than 270 dead.
Football's world governing body Fifa lifts the threat of a global ban on Uganda following a meeting in Kampala on Tuesday.
At South Africa's National arts festival, trombone-playing jazz singer Siya Makuzeni explains how she manages to perform both.
A Zimbabwean pastor, who is leading a campaign against the government's handling of the economy, is reportedly charged with inciting public violence.
A three-year-old from Ghana born with his organs outside his abdomen is to undergo life-saving surgery at an Oxford hospital.