Mamelodi Sundowns defence of their African Champions League title is ended by Morocco;s Wydad Casablanca in the quarter-finals.
Zannah Mustapha founded a school for children affected by Boko Haram violence in the heartland of the Islamist insurgency in Nigeria.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's hat-trick helps Borussia Dortmund thrash Borussia Monchengladbach to go two clear of Bayern Munich.
Kenya is stripped of the right to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) following a Caf executive committee meeting in Accra.
FUS Rabat of Morocco defeat CS Sfaxien on penalties in Tunisia to advance to the semi-finals of the African Confederation Cup.
This is what some of BBC Pidgin's audience asked Microsoft Founder and philanthropist Bill Gates.
What's Up Africa looks at presidential change in Angola, demonstrations in Uganda and a Kenyan ballet dancer who wants to take up a scholarship in the UK.
Zimbabwe's president appears to mock the US president during a speech at the UN general assembly.
Entry to the Zeitz Mocaa in Cape Town is free at certain times for anyone with an African passport.
Senegalese club US Ouakam has a ban for fan violence that resulted in nine deaths reduced from seven years to five after an appeal
The BBC meets the women in Gambia who are harvesting oysters for food and for water purification.
Could maggots boost global food output? One South African firm is using them to boost limited stocks of fishmeal.
Farmers in South Africa are using drones to help them increase crop yields.
Ghana's Bernard Tekpetey is banned for two matches after being sent off for his reaction to alleged racist insults during an Austrian Cup tie.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans this week.
The Sierra Leone Football Association bans 19 officials for life for violating its statutes and those of Fifa for taking a case to civil courts.
Nigeria will play Ghana in Sunday's final of the WAFU Cup of Nations in Ghana, after semi-final victories on Thursday.
South Africa's Helen Zille made the shock revelation, arguing greasy hair is now a status symbol.
At least 50 people are feared drowned after a dinghy reportedly ran out of fuel off the Libyan coast.
The election commission says it needs more time for reforms after the first vote was voided.