That's it from us today. We won't be here tomorrow but don't fret as we'll be back on Thursday. In the meantime, keep up-to-date with what's happening across the continent by listening to the Africa Today podcast or checking the BBC News website.
Here's a reminder of today's wise words:
Quote Message: A child's lie is like a dead fish in a pond that in the end always comes to the surface." from A Luo proverb sent by James Otieno Ouma, Homabay, Kenya.
And we leave you with this picture of an Ivory coast fan in Oyem in northern Gabon with his specially adapted vuvuzela ahead of his team's match against Morocco later this evening: