That's it from the BBC Africa Live team for this week. There will be an automated service until Monday morning. You can keep up with the news by listening to our Africa Today podcast.
Here is our proverb of the day:
Quote Message: Being a good friend of a scorpion does not mean that you can't be stung by a honey bee." from Sent by Maureen Mungai in Spain
And we leave you with one of our favourite photos of the week, which was taken in Johannesburg, South Africa: