BBC World Service for Africa
Our programmes for Africa are built on a strong network of reporters across the continent.
Click the link below and listen live to the BBC World Service radio programmes for Africa.
Focus on Africa
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Set in a Nigerian market place, Story Story is the tale of everyday folk as they struggle to survive and thrive in their employment, education and their emotional lives in one of the continent's most populous nations.
Top of the Pops
This week on Top of The Pops we will be talking to the highly acclaimed singer songwriter and Brit award winner Laura Marling, she has just released her fourth album.
We will also be hearing from the all-girl trio Stooshe. They released their debut single just over a year ago and they have since notched up four hit singles. Their first album has just been released.
As usual we will be featuring all the high new entries into the latest UK singles chart, which this week include tracks by Jennifer Lopez, Bruno Mars, Robin Thickle, Jessie J and the British debut for Jamaican dancehall star Stylo G. There's also new music from Black Star Riders, Alice In Chains and Daft Punk.
Along with the top five best selling songs in full, and a look at which albums are selling the most in New Zealand this week.