Africa26 Nov 2015 13:51 GMT
On Pope Francis's visit to Kenya, rights activists question Church stance on reproductive rights.
Aids01 Nov 2015 11:38 GMT
Staggering AIDS death toll has forced conservative Tanzania to help gay people long rejected by its health system.
Drugs28 May 2015 07:17 GMT
Drug use has soared on the African island and women are the most vulnerable.
Politics18 Nov 2014 10:28 GMT
Public stripping and assault of woman and rival protests thereafter highlight Kenya's gender-relations divide.
Health16 Nov 2014 06:46 GMT
Growing efforts under way in Liberia to employ mobile phone technology to bolster response to the deadly outbreak.
Health23 May 2014 10:36 GMT
One Kenyan doctor offers free operations for women suffering from the condition, which often makes them outcasts.
Health08 Mar 2014 18:03 GMT
Maternal mortality rates are falling in every industrialised nation - except for the United States.
China urges restraint amid Korea tensions
France: All you need to know about Le Pen and Macron
North Korea threatens to sink approaching US carrier
The lonely pyramids of Giza: Egyptian tourism falling
Top Afghan defence officials resign over attack
Syria's war explained from the beginning
Killed for their bones - On the trail of the trade in human body parts
Israel-Europe gas deal sparks criticism
The lawyers on the front line of Duterte's drug war
Macron, Le Pen set to face off in final round
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