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    Video caption: Tanzanian college giving young mothers a chance to build a career

    Debra Emmanuel is one of 23 who have graduated from a new college for teenage mothers in Tanzania.

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    Video caption: Yinka Ilori: My Nigerian narrative of art and design in London.

    Yinka Ilori is a London-based artist whose technicolour work is inspired by his Nigerian heritage.

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    We'll be back on Monday

    That's all from BBC Africa Live for this week. There will be an automated service until Monday morning.

    Or you can keep up-to-date with what's happening across the continent by listening to the Africa Today podcast.

    A reminder of our wise words of the day:

    Quote Message: The malice of the snake is to bite what it will not eat." from A Shona proverb sent by H Kapfunde in Harare, Zimbabwe
    A Shona proverb sent by H Kapfunde in Harare, Zimbabwe

    We leave you with one of our favourite photos of the past week, taken at a climate protest in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa:

    A brass band take part in a climate protest in the Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa.
  4. Burundi accuses Rwanda of backing rebels

    Will Ross

    Africa editor, BBC World Service

    Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza has accused neighbouring Rwanda of destabilising the country by supporting rebel groups.

    Relations between the two countries have been poor since 2015 when Burundi accused its neighbour of being behind a coup attempt.

    The president of Burundi chose to openly accuse Rwanda at a regional conference.

    Pierre Nkurunziza said since 2015 his country had been the victim of numerous attacks by armed groups which he said had been trained and equipped by Rwanda.

    A map showing the location of Rwanda in relation to Burundi

    Since relations between the neighbours plummeted, Rwanda has also accused Burundi of playing a destabilising role by supporting rebel groups.

    There is a real danger that this feud could escalate and undermine a region still struggling to recover from years of war.

    Relations in Africa's Great Lakes region are already under strain due to a separate row between Rwanda and Uganda.

  5. Kenya building collapse: 30 missing

    Thirty people are believed to be missing after the collapse of a building in Kenya, the BBC's Ferdinand Omondi reports, quoting officials.

    So far, four people have been reported dead, 27 injured and 11 rescued.

  6. Victims 'decapitated' in DR Congo militia attack

    Will Ross

    Africa editor, BBC World Service

    A rebel group in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed at least 16 people with reports suggesting many of the victims were decapitated.

    The killings in the Mbau region north of the city of Beni took place on Thursday.

    They've been blamed on the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) - a militia which has killed at least 100 people over the past month.

    At the end of October an offensive was launched against the ADF but for the first time in years the Congolese military chose not to work with the UN peacekeeping force.

    The rebel group responded by attacking isolated villages. Civilians have been calling for better protection.

  7. Final protests ahead of Algeria election

    BBC World Service

    Protesters hold signs and shout as they march
    Image caption: Demonstrators want a clean slate and say the polls will be meaningless

    Tens of thousands of anti-government protesters have marched through the Algerian capital, Algiers, in their last demonstration before next week's presidential election.

    They've been protesting twice a week since February.

    They forced President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to resign in April after 20 years in power.

    Protesters are demanding that the entire political establishment step aside, and they say that Thursday's election will be meaningless.

    The five competing candidates all served in former President Bouteflika's administration. They will face each other in a televised debate later on Friday.

    Protesters hold signs which read "this vote will never happen"
    Image caption: Protesters hold signs which read "this vote will never happen"
    People walk down a boulevard in Algiers
    Image caption: Tens of thousands of people turned out for the demonstration
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    Video caption: Chocolate: From the bean to the gift bag

    Chocolate is one of Madagascar's main exports, thanks to the island's characteristic cocoa beans.