Turkish exile’s nephew seized in Kenya

Selahaddin Gulen reappears in custody in Turkey weeks after he goes missing in Kenya.

Basketball Africa League: Zamalek coach full of praise for winners

Zamalek coach Agustin Julbe says his team's hard work paid off as they won the inaugural Basketball Africa League.

Somaliland elections: Could polls help gain recognition?

Somaliland is hoping that elections will boost its chances of gaining international recognition.

Uganda: Finding the truth behind a killing spree in Kampala

BBC finds evidence Ugandan security forces killed unarmed people during a crackdown in November 2020.

James Barnor: The 91-year-old’s photos bringing Ghana to life

Ghanaian-British photographer James Barnor's work is being exhibited at the Serpentine Gallery in London.

Nigeria school abduction: Gunmen kidnap students in Niger state

At least 150 students are reported missing after armed men stormed a school in Niger state.

Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict: Tens of thousands attend anti-US rally

It comes days after US President Joe Biden called for a ceasefire in conflict-hit Tigray.

Macron threatens to withdraw French troops from Mali

The French president warned that political instability could lead to greater Islamist radicalisation.

Africa’s political dynasties: How presidents groom their sons for power

Congo-Brazzaville's leader is the latest to fuel speculation that he wants his son to succeed him.

Mount Nyiragongo: Why DR Congo fears the explosive power of a lake

Volcanic activity has raised fears of a rare eruption at Lake Kivu in the country's east.