A proposed new law takes state homophobia to new and sinister levels in East Africa.
As western powers cut back their spending on international broadcasting, China launches an offensive to win the continent's hearts and minds.
A growing number of women in Africa are attaining positions of power and influence.
Visions of life beyond apartheid.
Recent elections in Tunisia, Zambia and Liberia have thrown up unconventional politicians.
A new documentary tries to find out.
John Akomfrah dazzles with a poetic tale of wandering lives.
Magazine publisher scotches photographer's plan for new edition.
It is simplistic to suggest that African homophobia stems only from colonisation.