The world's largest timed cycle race kicks off in South Africa on Sunday. A total of 35,000 cyclists will take part in the 40th Cape Town Tour. The event is now a celebration of sport, but its origins are political.
12 Mar 2017 09:41 GMT | Africa, South Africa
In the coming weeks and months, as we learn more about FIFA bribery, South Africa's reputation will be on the line.
03 Jun 2015 16:34 GMT | Sport, Africa, South Africa, FIFA
Ivory Coast have been crowned champions of Africa but the event had its fair share of stories.
09 Feb 2015 12:26 GMT | Sport, Africa, Football
The day Equatorial Guinea's fans put the game of football to shame.
Robin Adams | 06 Feb 2015 22:30 GMT | Sport, Africa, Equatorial Guinea, Tunisia
Africa Cup of Nations is still without a host and holders Nigeria might not make it to the event… unless they host it.
Robin Adams | 12 Nov 2014 18:18 GMT | Sport, Nigeria, Africa
Lawn bowls is not a sport associated with diversity and youth but one Cape Town club is trying to change that perception
Robin Adams | 28 Mar 2014 15:17 GMT | Sport
Doha recently held two women's cricket events and organisers are planning bigger tournaments.
Robin Adams | 30 Jan 2014 16:47 GMT | Sport, Cricket, Pakistan, Qatar, South Africa
Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke speaks of his golf addiction as he takes to the Qatar Masters trick zone.
Robin Adams | 29 Jan 2014 13:19 GMT | Sport, Golf
Although not perfect, Mandela's struggle has afforded opportunities for poor coloured communities like Atlantis.
Robin Adams | 14 Jan 2014 01:56 GMT | Africa
South Africa's Olympic Committee President Gideon Sam should be proud of his country's achievements
Robin Adams | 13 Aug 2012 10:58 GMT | Sport
A personal journey reveals how anger and fear fuelled the Ebola crisis that ravaged West Africa.
A look at the information wars waged by Israel and its supporters to win the hearts and minds of the American people.
Media, War & Conflict, Israel
Media and the politics of representation in Latin America, from the 'perfect Latin American' to the 'authentic' one.
Media, Politics, Latin America
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.