Africa Today (BBC)
Africa: Wednesday, 20 Aug 1408/20/14
Ebola crisis: Liberian troops impose slum quarantine. Ghana World Cup inquiry. Plus Zimbabwean musician Cynthia Mare.
Africa: Tuesday, 19 Aug 14
The latest figures on Ebola cases and fatalities. And some Nigerian soldiers refuse to fight Boko Haram. The army says it is not a mutiny - yet.
Africa: Monday, 18 Aug 2014
Liberian authorities search for 17 people who may be ill with Ebola after they went missing from a quarantine centre. The UN sends in sustenance for those quarantined in Sierra Leone. In Zimbabwe, mixed reactions as President Mugabe's wife - Grace -...
Africa: Friday, 15 Aug 14
WHO: Ebola outbreak "vastly underestimated." 'New mass abduction' in Nigeria. And Kenyan prisoner graduates in law.
Africa: Thursday, 14 Aug 14
Kenya Airways will not stop flights to Ebola-hit countries. A South African youth orchestra with a mission. Plus a South Sudanese child soldier turned Hollywood actor.
Africa: Wednesday, 13 Aug 14
The African Union backs experimental drugs to fight Ebola. Kenya is designated a high-risk country. And Egypt's Mubarak says he 'did not order killing of protesters.'
Africa: Tuesday, 12 Aug 14
Untested drugs can be used to treat patients infected with the Ebola virus, the World Health Organization says. Libya crisis: Head of Tripoli police 'assassinated'. A push for better prices for Ivory Coast's cocoa farmers.
Africa: Monday, 11 Aug 14
A meeting in Geneva discusses whether untested drugs can be given to Ebola patients in Africa. What are the dilemmas? Nigeria has confirmed a tenth Ebola case. South Africa's deputy president has been grilled at an Inquiry into the killing of miners...
Africa: Friday, 08 Jul 14
WHO: Ebola 'an international emergency'. Oscar Pistorius' murder trial ends. And DR Congo singer Nathalie Makoma.
Africa: Thursday, 07 Aug 14
Liberia's president declares a state of emergency to tackle the Ebola outbreak. The US-Africa Leaders Summit ends in Washington: What's been achieved for Africa? And a Senegalese artist using old car tyres for sculptures.
Africa: Wednesday, 06 Aug 14
Nigeria reacts as the Ebola virus claims the life of a second victim. World Health Organization experts are meeting in Switzerland to discuss a response to the outbreak. And in Washington President Obama is meeting African leaders and the big issue up...
Africa: Tuesday, 05 Aug 14
Nigeria army committed atrocities, Amnesty International says. And African leaders gather in Washington for US summit.
Africa: Friday, 01 Aug 14
Uganda court annuls anti-homosexuality law. Ghana's president on his country's prospects despite a soaring cost of living. Kenya's leader Kenyatta orders Lamu land repossession.
Africa: Thursday, 31 Jul 14
Sierra Leone's president declares a state of public emergency to tackle the ebola outbreak. We hear from the Ugandan families devastated by China's tough laws against drug trafficking. And the South African singer Lira, described by some as Africa's...
Africa: Wednesday, 30 Jul 14
Fears that Ebola in West Africa could last until the end of the year. Guinea concert stampede kills at least 34. And the prospects for African online markets.
Africa: Tuesday, 29 Jul 14
Burundi opposition 'targeted' by President Nkurunziza's CNDD-FDD. Health officials in Nigeria explain the measures they are taking to stop the spread of Ebola. And meet a potential football star from Senegal.
Africa: Monday, 28 July 14
Liberia closes its borders to contain the ebola outbreak as the virus claims the life of a prominent doctor. Outrage in Cameroon after the wife of the Vice Prime Minister is abducted. A number of civilians die in northern Nigeria as a suicide bomber...
Africa: Friday, 25 Jul 14
Radio messages go out in Sierra Leone to track down an Ebola patient on the run. Is a ceasefire deal for the Central African Republic likely to hold? Plus our Resident Presidents on Museveni, meditation and sleeping in Parliament.
Africa: Thursday, 24 Jul 14
The latest on the Air Algeria plane that crashed in the Sahara Desert. In Sudan, Meriam Ibrahim - the woman reprieved from death row - has arrived in Italy. She left Khartoum with a threat hanging over her. And thousands of Ghanaians take to the...
Africa: Wednesday, 23 Jul 14
A 100 days since the schoolgirls were abducted in Chibok, northern Nigeria, and Boko Haram unleashes bomb blasts in Kaduna and elsewhere. A popular Somali musician turned parliamentarian is shot dead in Mogadishu. And a rapping duo in Uganda sing the...
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