That's all from the BBC Africa Live page this week, 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 of the day:
Quote Message: One day's rain makes up for many days' drought." from A Yoruba proverb sent by Solomon Adetunji in Ogbomoso, Nigeria
And we leave you with this photo from our gallery of the week of a Ugandan swimmer, outed as a lesbian by a local newspaper against her will, competing at the 2018 Gay Games in Paris: