As Arsene Wenger prepares to leave Arsenal after 22 years, he leaves a legacy of signing and nurturing some of Africa's top stars.
Marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge win his third title, while Vivian Cheruiyot won the women's race.
Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Christian Gross is appointed as the new head coach of Egyptian giants Zamalek on a two-year deal.
Britain's Mo Farah finishes third at the London Marathon in a new British record as Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge wins for a third time.
Kenya's Vivian Cheruiyot wins the 2018 London Marathon but Paula Radcliffe's' mixed-gender' race world record remains intact.
How one girl started an app to stop harassment of students on the commute to school in Tanzania.
After their first visit to Morocco to assess the country's suitability to host the 2026 World Cup, Fifa experts give the bid a mixed review so far.
Three former African champions will play in the same group in this year's Confederation Cup, following Saturday's draw in Cairo.
Commonwealth leaders agree that the Prince of Wales will be the next head of the organisation.
This Kenyan woman was rejected by friends and family after being diagnosed with cervical cancer.
A parliamentary committee aims to establish the extent of diamond plundering in Zimbabwe.
An Algerian woman is denied citizenship for refusing to shake the hand of an official.
One witness told the US court how he had ordered the heart of a captive to be cooked for his fighters.
Fifa imposes a fine on the Lao Football Federation for trafficking African youngsters with the help of information supplied by BBC Sport.
Many Commonwealth countries have laws in place that criminalise homosexuality.
Challenges lay ahead for Africa's airlines as they are granted greater access to the continent.
Commonwealth leaders are meeting to discuss their next head with the Queen backing Prince Charles.
The president of the DR Congo Football Federation Constant Omari is released from detention but is ordered not to leave the country.
Bulgarain club Slavia Sofia sacks Kenya international Aboud Omar for insulting the club's coaching staff and his team-mates.
The East African Community has recommended that people in the region wear colourful cotton fabric on Fridays.
Chelsea maintain their push for a top-four finish in the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at European hopefuls Burnley.
Cyril Ramaphosa leaves the Commonwealth summit in London to deal with violent clashes at home.
Four of the world's top male distance runners battle it out at the London marathon.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Swaziland's king has decided to change the country's name to eSwatini, but what does this entail?
King Mswati III declares a name change at events celebrating independence and his 50th birthday.
Former Everton striker Daniel Amokachi substitutes himself on to the pitch and scores twice in a 4-1 FA Cup semi-final win over Tottenham in 1995.
Crowd violence sees eight of Tunisia's 14 top-flight teams end their seasons behind closed doors but officials confident World Cup will not be affected.
Entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, conservationist Jane Goodall and others urge more action.
Some members have left and joined the group more than once.