Rodney D Sieh, editor of Liberia's FrontPageAfrica, reflects on what his career says about journalism in West Africa.
Pioneering South African pilot Refilwe Ledwaba is on a mission to help women break down barriers in aviation.
Striker Demba Ba says that playing international football for Senegal again is no longer in his thoughts
Togo's French coach Claude LeRoy says if football in Africa is to develop 'we must fight against agents who are slave merchants'.
The authorities are concerned about insecurity in the town of Beni after 18 people were killed.
A Kenyan governor denies links to the stabbing to death of his ex-girlfriend, a pregnant student.
Kenya's Horn of Africa Development Initiative, which helps empower teenage girls through football, wins Fifa's Diversity Award for 2018.
Nigerian former African champions thrash Rwanda's Rayon to make last four, as Confederation Cup semi-final line-up is confirmed.
In July 2018 a horrifying video began to circulate on social media. It shows two women and two young children being led away at gunpoint by a group of Cameroonian soldiers.
The world's best male and female footballers will be named at the Best Fifa Football Awards in London on Monday.
Former Stoke City forward Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting scores his first Paris St-Germain goal as they win at Rennes.
Liverpool's England U20 World Cup winner Sheyi Ojo says he would consider playing for Nigeria at senior international level - if the West African country come calling.
Cameroon's Africa Cup of Nations winning captain Benjamin Moukandjo announces his retirement from international football at the age of 29.
Record eight-time title holders Al Ahly of Egypt go through to the African Champions League semi-finals after a 4-0 win over Horoya of Guinea.
Shipping firm Massoel says pirates boarded a cargo ship and kidnapped 12 people in the Niger Delta.
Guinean referee Baba Leno is banned from all football-related activities for ten years by the Confederation of African Football (Caf) with immediate effect.
Gabon's Football Federation admits it named Pierre Francois Aubameyang as joint coach of the national team without a deal being finalised.
Italy arrested the six fishermen at sea earlier this month on suspicion of smuggling migrants.
South Africa warm up for the Women's Africa Cup of Nations by winning the regional Cosafa Championship on Saturday, beating Cameroon 2-1 in the final.
A man survives in an air pocket in a Lake Victoria ferry that overturned two days ago, killing 207.
Fit-again Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama is back in Kenya's squad for their two 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Ethiopia in October.
Saido Berahino says he wants to help Burundi qualify for major tournaments following his recent decision to commit his international future to the African country.
Entente Setif knock holders Wydad Casablanca out of the African Champions League by forcing a 0-0 draw in Morocco to win their quarter-final 1-0 on aggregate.
Survivors from a ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria, Tanzania, have spoken of their ordeal.
Rajaa Bushra says poetry enables her and others to openly express the challenges of life in Sudan.
A Kenyan judge temporarily lifts a ban on a film about a lesbian love affair ahead of the Oscars.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says that his father Pierre Francois has not agreed to coach Gabon and is currently unwell.
Angola's Primeiro de Agosto and Tunisia's Esperance will face each other in the semi-finals of the African Champions League.
Dozens of people have died after a ferry capsized on Lake Victoria in Tanzania.
A judge temporarily allows the screening of a film about a lesbian love affair ahead of the Oscars.