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Algerian fans die in World Cup celebrations
At least 12 people killed and 240 others injured across Algeria during celebrations following football victory.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 18:23 GMT
Bougherra sends Algeria sky-high
Algerians qualify for Brazil 2014 with 1-0 win over Burkina Faso while Ghana's goal cushion is too much for Egypt.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 01:12 GMT
Gambia severs diplomatic ties with Taiwan
Gambia is the second African state to announce a change in its diplomatic relationship with Taiwan this week.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 16:58 GMT
Fear and hope in World Cup playoffs
Teams will approach last hurdle before Brazil 2014 with contrasting emotions, while Ghana look for reassurance in Egypt.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2013 20:29 GMT
Date with destiny for World Cup hopefuls
Football dreams can turn to nightmares as World Cup qualifying reaches its climax.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2013 19:57 GMT
Black Hawk Down: 20 years on
It was a battle that left 18 US soldiers and between 1,500 and 3,000 Somalis dead, but what lessons have been learned?
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 08:30 GMT
Mali frees Tuareg rebel-linked prisoners
Government released 23 prisoners in an effort to revive stalled peace process after rebels pulled out last week.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 23:44 GMT
Keshi expects 'unpredictable' qualifiers
African World Cup playoffs will present some tough challenges, according to Nigeria's head coach Stephen Keshi.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 12:45 GMT
Egypt face Ghana showdown
Seven-time African champions to meet rivals in World Cup qualifiers as Ivory Coast and Senegal set for feisty showdown.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 12:45 GMT
Cape Verde lose World Cup chance
FIFA disqualifies minnows from African qualifying playoffs for fielding an ineligible player.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2013 15:35 GMT
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