After the excitement of the announcement of the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2017, that's all from BBC Africa Live today. Keep up-to-date with what's happening across the continent by listening to the Africa Today podcast or check the BBC News website.
You can also find out more about the BBC's African Footballer of the Year by heading over to its dedicated live page.
Before we go, a reminder of today's wise words:
Quote Message: As the grass grows, so too does the lion." from A Thimbukushu proverb sent by Saunan Yemba in Rundu, Namibia
And we leave you with this photo from Mali's capital, Bamako: