Coronavirus: Nigerian actress Funke Akindele under fire for Lagos party amid lockdown

Funke Akindele recently appeared in a public health video to raise awareness about coronavirus.

Sudanese refugee arrested France knife attack

A Sudanese refugee is in custody after shoppers were attacked in the town of Romans-sur-Isère.

Sudanese refugee arrested France knife attack

A Sudanese refugee is in custody after shoppers were attacked in the town of Romans-sur-Isère.

Inside Nigeria’s ‘isolation stadium’

A newly-refurbished stadium in Lagos has been turned into a facility to help coronavirus victims - before a single game has been played there.

Somali outrage at rape of girls aged three and four

The two cousins were abducted as they walked home from school and now need major surgery.

Somali outrage at rape of girls aged three and four

The two cousins were abducted as they walked home from school and now need major surgery.

Coronavirus: Malawi president takes 10% pay cut

Malawi was one of the last countries to record cases of coronavirus - the first were on Thursday.

Belly dancers to florists: Six African coronavirus heroes

Uplifting stories about African people doing exceptional things in the age of coronavirus.

Coronavirus: Tunisia deploys police robot on lockdown patrol

It quizzes people outside suspected of flouting the North African nation's coronavirus restrictions.

Coronavirus in Africa: Debunking fake news and myths around Covid-19

BBC Africa's Joice Etutu tackles myths around Covid-19 that are being shared online on the continent.