Can a new election be held in the time allocated by Kenya's constitution?
Kenya's Supreme Court blames electoral commission failures for the decision to annul the August poll.
Kenya's Supreme Court has explained its decision to annul the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta.
Former France youth internationals M'Baye Niang and Youssouf Sabaly are both in Senegal's squad for their next 2018 World Cup qualifier.
After two losses South Africa coach Stuart Baxter decides against making wholesale changes for his side's next 2018 World Cup qualifier.
Senegal defender Pape Souare says it was "a bit strange" to return to action for Crystal Palace a year after a career-threatening car crash.
The presidential election was cancelled because the results were announced before being verified.
Protesters want an end to the rule of President Faure Gnassingbé, who succeeded his father in 2005.
Benin come from behind to beat nine-man Niger to clinch the last of the semi-final place at the WAFU Cup of Nations in Ghana.
Wilfried Bony is ready for his first Premier League start since rejoining Swansea City, says boss Paul Clement.
Islam Slimani and Shinji Okazaki score as Leicester beat Liverpool to reach the fourth round of the Carabao Cup.
Roy Hodgson secures his first victory as Crystal Palace manager as they beat Huddersfield in the third round of the Carabao Cup.
The chief justice is defiant amid violent protests and criticism after he annulled last month's poll.
The Burkina Faso Football Federation appeals to the Court of Arbitration of Sport over Fifa's order for South Africa and Senegal to reply a World Cup qualifier.
Nigerian journalist wins award set up in memory of BBC World News presenter.
Nigerian journalist Amina Yuguda is the third winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor award.
Isha Johansen tells BBC Sport she will be standing again in this year's elections for the Sierra Leone Football Association presidency.
Helping communities feed themselves during political and environmental instability.
No more myths: Lahatra, a scoutmaster and science teacher, tells boys the truth about periods.
The voting system cannot be installed in time for October's election re-run, its maker says.
Egypt has sentenced hundreds of people to jail - 43 of them for life - in its latest mass trial.
Nigerian women paying to be smuggled to Europe say there is only one way to keep their cash safe.
Ibrahim Halawa, 21, has spent four years in jail since being arrested during a siege at a Cairo mosque.
Egyptian police officer and fitness guru Mina Samir says it is his duty to help cyberstalked women.
An elder in the Ethiopian region gives a special blessing as the BBC’s Afaan Oromo service launches.
Zannah Mustapha helped to negotiate the Chibok girls' release and runs a free school for displaced children.
Rhino horn is being processed into bangles, beads and bracelets, a charity's investigation reveals.
The BBC World Service launches websites in three new languages as part of its biggest expansion since the 1940s.
Borussia Dortmund move top of the Bundesliga by thrashing Cologne, who suffer the German top-flight's worst start since the 1962-63 season.
Mamelodi Sundowns continue their Champions League defence with a 1-0 home win over Wydad Casablanca, as Etoile du Sahel draw with Al Ahly Tripoli in the first leg of the quarter-finals.