Covid in Namibia: Mortuaries at capacity

President Hage Geingob says the country faces a "sombre moment" as coronavirus deaths rapidly rise.

Leicester sign ‘exciting’ Zambian striker Daka

Leicester City sign Zambian striker Patson Daka from RB Salzburg on a five-year-deal.

Ethiopia Tigray conflict: Rebels build on capture of capital

Tigrayan fighters continue their advance after wresting the regional capital from government forces.

Nnamdi Kanu: Nigeria arrests Biafra separatist leader

He fled in 2017 while on bail facing treason charges and was detained with the help of Interpol.

King Maswati not fled Eswatini’s violent protests – PM

The statement was made after a night of clashes between the security forces and those wanting reform.

Tunisian tennis star Ons Jabeur aims for Wimbledon semis

Tunisian tennis star Ons Jabeur wins her first round match at Wimbledon as she aims to reach a first Grand Slam semi-final.

Somalia elections 2021: Why are they important for Africa?

Why are Somalia's first democratic elections in 50 years so important for the region and the rest of Africa?

South Africa’s top court sentences ex-President Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma had defied a court order to appear at an inquiry into corruption while he was president.

Covid vaccine gap: How South Africa hopes to bridge the divide

Amid a slow rollout, the government is pushing the West to make jabs more accessible.

Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict: Street celebrations as rebels seize capital

Supporters celebrate in Mekelle as officials flee the city and the government calls for a ceasefire.