Focus on Africa

Komla Dumor co-presents Focus on Africa

Komla Dumor and Sophie Ikenye present the BBC's first dedicated weekday TV news programme focusing exclusively on Africa.

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Focus On Africa brings together the expertise of the BBC World Service's African Service and BBC World News on television to report on Africa's rising economies, entrepreneurs, innovators, culture, entertainment and sport.

Focus on Africa will be covering the major news from the continent and challenging African leaders and politicians on tough issues.

More news from Africa can be found on the BBC News website

You can watch the show each weekday at 17:30 GMT.

Features

  • Alana Saarinen at pianoMum, Dad and Mum

    The girl with three biological parents


  • Polish and British flags alongside British roadsideWar debt

    Does the UK still feel a sense of obligation towards Poles?


  • Islamic State fighters parade in Raqqa, Syria (30 June 2014)Who backs IS?

    Where Islamic State finds support to become a formidable force


  • Bride and groom-to-be photographed underwaterWetted bliss

    Chinese couples told to smile, but please hold your breath


  • A ship is dismantled for scrap in the port city of Chittagong, BangladeshDangerous work

    Bangladesh's ship breakers face economic challenge


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