Norwich City will speak to police regarding allegations of racist abuse aimed at Cameroon defender Sebastien Bassong.
Tinariwen, musicians from Mali, via Libya, perform the track Tenhert on The Andrew Marr Show
Shares in Egypt plunge almost 10%, as protests continue against President Mohammed Mursi's decision to grant himself sweeping powers.
Judges in Egypt have gone on strike in protest at President Mursi's decision to assume extensive new powers.
More than 20 Egyptian rights groups call on President Mursi to withdraw the decree granting himself new powers, warning of a "new dictatorship".
A summit of four African heads of state tells M23 rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo to end their war and leave the eastern city of Goma.
The president of Mauritania Mohamed Ould Abdelaziz returns home for the first time since being wounded by one of his own soldiers last month.
There are 1-0 wins for hosts Uganda and Ethiopia in the opening games of the Cecafa Senior Challenge.
AC Leopards from Congo-Brazzaville host Mali's Djoliba in the second leg of the Confederation Cup final.
An Eritrean man who says he will be killed by an Egyptian trafficking gang in Sinai unless a $25,000 ransom is paid within days has spoken to the Today programme's Mike Thomson.
Opponents of Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi set up camp in Tahrir Square to protest against a decree hugely expanding his powers.
Nigeria's military is offering large rewards for information leading to the capture of leaders of the militant Islamist group Boko Haram.
Eight rhinos have been killed by poachers in a single attack on a reserve in South Africa
Sierra Leone's incumbent President Ernest Bai Koroma wins the presidential election outright, the election commission says.
UN aid agencies warn of a worsening humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where rebels recently seized the city of Goma.
The members of the Council for East and Central African Football Associations say they will all back Issa Hayatou for another term as Caf president.
A committee of Ugandan MPs endorses the proposed Anti-Homosexuality Bill but drops the death penalty provision, an MP tells the BBC.
The Confederation of African Football reveals its final five nominees for the African Footballer of the Year award.
From tutus and clowns to sandcastles and chess sets
The opposition calls for large protests in Cairo after Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi passed a decree giving himself sweeping new powers.