That's all from the BBC Africa Live page for now. We'll be back on Monday. In the meantime, keep up-to-date with what's happening across the continent by listening to the Africa Today podcast or check the BBC News website.
A reminder of our wise words:
Quote Message: Those who haven't seen the Nile are thankful to a spring." from Sent by Shiferaw Abate, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
And we leave you with this photo from our gallery of the week of a priestess attending a festival for the Yoruba fertility goddess Osun in south-western Nigeria.