Kenya election: Fake CNN and BBC news reports circulate

Kenya election: Fake CNN and BBC news reports circulate..

Olivia Rogers 29-Jul, 05:20 25 BBC

A fake news report about Kenya's election that is made to look as if it is from broadcaster CNN has been circulating on social media. It...


Suits, oranges and brooms

Suits, oranges and brooms..

Sophia Bell 28-Jul, 20:31 27 BBC

Two rival families will compete for power in Kenya's presidential election, in a relationship that goes back to before independence. The...


Oldest MP?

Oldest MP?..

William Jacobson 28-Jul, 14:01 28 BBC

The people of Senegal go to the polls on 30 July to elect a new parliament in an exercise widely seen as a test run of the 2019...


South Africa could make signing official language

South Africa could make signing official language..

David Brooks 28-Jul, 14:01 24 BBC

South Africa could soon give sign language official status, one of a few countries in Africa to do so. This is after a recommendation from...


Kenya election: BBC targeted by fake news

Kenya election: BBC targeted by fake news..

Olivia Rogers 28-Jul, 14:01 23 BBC

A fake video report about Kenya's election that is made to appear as if it is from the BBC's Focus on Africa programme has been circulating...


DR Congo Kasai violence displaces 850,000 children

DR Congo Kasai violence displaces 850,000 children..

Sophia Bell 28-Jul, 08:40 30 BBC

An estimated 850,000 children have been forced to flee fighting in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Kasai provinces, the UN's children's...


Nigerian soldiers killed in battle with Boko Haram

Nigerian soldiers killed in battle with Boko Haram..

Mia Mason 27-Jul, 13:40 24 BBC

Nine Nigerian soldiers and a civilian have been killed during an operation to free 10 people abducted by militant Islam group Boko Haram,...


Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe urged by first lady to name heir

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe urged by first lady to name heir..

Cole Becker 27-Jul, 13:40 26 BBC

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, 93, has been urged by his wife to name his successor in order to end divisions over who the next leader...


Madonna and Malawi twins accept damages

Madonna and Malawi twins accept damages..

Michael Adamson 27-Jul, 07:30 29 BBC

Madonna and her adopted twin daughters have accepted undisclosed damages from Associated Newspapers over a "serious invasion of privacy". ...


Hunger in first 1,000 days

Hunger in first 1,000 days..

Michael Adamson 27-Jul, 06:00 39 BBC

Across Ghana, the irreversible effects of child malnutrition can be seen among thousands of children affected during their critical first...


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