Africa News

'Save trees when roasting Eid sheep' in Niger
Authorities in Niger want Muslim celebrants to use coal instead of firewood at next week's festival. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/17/18 10:26 AM
Liberia call up Newcastle under-23 player Mohammed Sangare
Liberia call-up Newcastle United's under-23 player Mohammed Sangare for next month's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against DR Congo. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/17/18 10:00 AM
Toulouse unveil former Cameroon captain Stephane Mbia
Former Cameroon captain Stephane Mbia returns to play in France as he is unveiled by Ligue 1 side Toulouse. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/17/18 8:55 AM
Nigeria knocked out of Women's Under-20 World Cup by Spain
Nigeria are eliminated from the Women's Under-20 World Cup after losing 2-1 to Spain in the quarter-finals in France. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/17/18 8:17 AM
Ghana government moves to avoid Fifa ban
The Ghana government agrees to stop a legal process to liquidate the country's football association in order to avoid a global ban by Fifa. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/17/18 7:56 AM
Africa's week in pictures: 10-16 August 2018
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/16/18 11:15 PM
Arrested Ugandan Afrobeats MP 'severely beaten'
The 36-year-old musician turned politician has become a real thorn in the side of Uganda's long-time leader, Yoweri Museveni. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/16/18 2:34 PM
African Champions League: Wydad, Al Ahly aim to progress
Title-holders Wydad Casablanca and eight-time winners Al Ahly are among the teams who can advance to the last eight of the Champions League. www.bbc.co.uk | 8/16/18 2:26 PM