Joyciline Jepkosgei takes world-record holder Brigid Kosgei's London Marathon title as the full-scale race returns.
The credibility of Mozambique's judicial system faces a challenge at a court case in South Africa.
Elton Jantjies scores a penalty after the final hooter as the Springboks beat the All Blacks 31-29 in a thrilling final match of the Rugby Championship.
Only 15 African countries have met the global target of vaccinating more than 10% of their populations against coronavirus.
Many Malians want Russians to replace French troops fighting jihadists but others are less pleased.
Former French legionnaire Col Mamady Doumbouya becomes the second youngest leader in Africa.
With seven goals in five games, Nigerian Victor Osimhen is relishing being able to give back to Napoli after a difficult first season.
Most of those not making the target of 10% of people fully vaccinated by the end of September are in Africa.
A selection of the best photos from the African continent and beyond.
The expulsions follow concerns raised by the UN about aid reaching the war-torn Tigray region.
A surprise African name is top of the charts when it comes to minutes-per-goal in the top five European leagues this season.
Vanessa Nakate says that despite Africa being among the least polluting continents in the world, it's most likely to be affected by climate change.
Zaid Ait Malek had always been a good runner. Now it would make the difference between capture and escape.
France has accused the north African countries of failing to co-operate over returning nationals.
Zweli Mkhize's family gained from a health department Covid deal, an official report finds.
Exeter sign South Africa international Zintle Mpupha, who is set to be the first player from the country to play in the Premier 15s.
Many Nigerians in Christian regions find it too expensive to bury their dead and are under pressures of cultural norms.
How Aar Maanta is teaching children in Minneapolis to sing in Somali and learn about their heritage.
The agency apologises to the victims of exploitation by aid workers tackling the Ebola outbreak.
Patrick Zaki is accused of spreading news in a piece he wrote about being a Coptic Christian.