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.
The World Health Organization's emergency committee holds talks on travel restrictions and screening measures on the Ebola outbreak.
A black and white image of lions resting on a rock outcrop in the Serengeti has won the 2014 Wildlife Photographer of the Year award.
South Africa's new finance minister cuts the country's economic growth forecast from 2.7% to 1.4%.
Prince Seeiso of Lesotho believes sport is the key to his country's growth and wants elite athletes to visit for training. BBC Sport
Uefa's Michel Platini wants an apology after the Confederation of African Football criticised his comments on the Africa Cup of Nations. BBC Sport
How millions responded to Ethiopia’s cry for help
Six surprising numbers from the fight against the epidemic
Does Kenya's police gagging order have a more serious side?
Son saves father from despair of family loss
How one doctor saved Nigeria from a catastrophe
The chilling video that's trending in Nigeria
Rwanda band going places with improvised instruments
Sent by Credo Mwila Ng'uni, Kalulushi, Zambia
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