21 October 2014
The BBC's Andrew Harding reports on the sentencing of athlete Oscar Pistorius who begins a five-year jail sentence for culpable homicide.
A US nurse quarantined for Ebola after working in Sierra Leone criticises her treatment, as the US's UN envoy starts a visit to West Africa.
Egypt faces an existential threat from jihadists, the president says, after at least 31 soldiers are killed in two attacks in the Sinai peninsula.
Former Olympic 800m silver medallist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi is killed in a road traffic accident in his native South Africa. BBC Sport
Nigeria's Super Falcons beat Cameroon 2-0 to win the African Women's Championship in Namibia. BBC Sport
Manchester City's title ambitions suffer a setback as Senegal's Diafra Sakho scores to help earn West Ham earn a 2-1 victory. BBC Sport
Voice of the campaign to save Madagascar's forests
Beach prayers, 'Felabrations' and a cycling president
Zambia's five leaders in five decades
Many mirrors and plastic helmets for Uganda's boda boda drivers
Tunisia's Islamists and secularists battle for votes
How West Africans are rallying against Ebola stigma
Sierra Leone sailor asks for world help to battle epidemic
Six surprising numbers from fight against epidemic
How millions responded to Ethiopia’s cry for help
Footage reveals wild chimps in Uganda stealing crops at night
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