What beauty parlours reveal about Somali women

Somali women are usually expected to cover up and keep quiet - beauty parlours are a welcome relief.

Nigeria’s facial scars: The last generation

The marks were a way of identifying the lineage of people, but the practice has been outlawed.

Confederation Cup: RS Berkane win shoot-out to lift trophy

Moroccans RS Berkane win their second Confederation Cup final in two years after beating Orlando Pirates on penalties.

World Championships: Success for African women boxers

Five African fighters are heading home from the Women's Boxing World Championships with medals after the event in Turkey.

Monkeypox: Do we need to be worried about it?

BBC Africa's Jameisha Prescod breaks down what we know about this rare disease.

UK-Rwanda asylum seekers’ deal: Good news for Kigali hotels

The controversial deal to send migrants from the UK to Rwanda is good news for its hospitality business.

Africa’s week in pictures: 13-19 May 2022

A selection of the best photos from across Africa and beyond this week.

Confederation Cup: Orlando Pirates target history in final against RS Berkane

Orlando Pirates aim to brush aside their poor domestic form and become the first South African side to win the Confederation Cup when they face RS Berkane.

Nnamdi Kanu: Nigerian separatist allowed to watch Liverpool games on TV

A Nigerian judge grants Nnamdi Kanu dispensation to watch the climax of his favourite team's season.

Afrocentrism: The school teaching kids to love their African culture

The Children in Freedom School in Kenya is teaching its students to love their identity as Africans.