3 March 2015
A Liberian woman tells the BBC's Andrew Harding how her husband left her even though she survived Ebola.
Mediators in peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels have said the sides' failure to reach a deal is morally and politically "unacceptable".
Abuse and exploitation in government-controlled areas in eastern DR Congo are almost as bad as when they were held by rebels, says UK charity Oxfam.
Burkina Faso orders the remains of Thomas Sankara, the iconic ex-president killed in a 1987 coup, to be exhumed for formal identification.
Five Kano Pillars players are shot by gunmen in an attack on the club's entourage delaying the start of the new Nigerian Premier League season. BBC Sport
Senegal and Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse accepts a Football Association charge of spitting at Manchester United's Jonny Evans. BBC Sport
The story of how Boubacar Barry went from unwanted midfielder to Africa Cup of Nations-winning goalkeeper and Ivorian hero. BBC Sport
Nigerian hairstyling - more lucrative than banking?
Satirist asks if political dynasties can be a good thing
Dental adverts, cabbage picking and bra umbrellas
Overcoming sexism to spot Moroccan hip-hop talent
African child migrants live in limbo on island of Lampedusa
Shining a light on Nigeria's "brown envelope" journalism
Director tackles social issues in Ethiopia without shame
Durban eyes Olympics after Commonwealth gold
University feeds 270,000 taking refuge from Boko Haram
A Tigrinya proverb from Eritrea sent by Fuad Ibrahim in Brampton, Canada
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