Africa News

Protesting Ethiopian soldiers given jail terms
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the soldiers had marched to his office in order to kill him. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/16/18 11:48 AM
Cambodia makes record breaking ivory haul at port
The discovery of a container with more than 1,000 tusks is the country's largest ever ivory bust. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/16/18 11:29 AM
How a South African shepherd found a dinosaur graveyard
Dumangwe Thyobeka made a huge fossil find as he was tending to his family cemetery in rural South Africa. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/16/18 12:36 AM
Fifa Club World Cup: African champions Esperance lose 3-0 to Al Ain
African champions Esperance of Tunisia lose 3-0 to home side Al Ain FC in the last eight of the 2018 Fifa Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/15/18 7:43 PM
Egypt tomb: Saqqara 'one of a kind' discovery revealed
Archaeologists in Egypt unveil the tomb of a high priest, untouched for 4,400 years. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/15/18 5:05 PM
Lassina Traore: Burkina Faso teenager eyes ‘Champions League’ with Ajax
Burkina Faso teenager Lassina Traore says he wants to fulfil a lifelong ambition of playing in the European Champions League when he moves to Ajax in January. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/15/18 3:58 PM
2019 Africa Cup of Nations: South Africa submit bid to host tournament
South Africa submit a bid to be replacement hosts for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations but seek clarity on the price tag of the tournament. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/15/18 11:57 AM
Fela Kuti's son Seun says Grammy nom was 'unexpected'
Seun Kuti says if he won a Grammy it would be an excuse to party. www.bbc.co.uk | 12/15/18 9:21 AM