A review of the media in Zimbabwe, as well as hyperlinks to journalists as well as newspapers.Provides an outline of Zimbabwe, including key dates and also simple facts about this southerly African country.Provides an outline of Nigeria, consisting of vital dates as well as truths
about this west African country.By Olivia Ndubuisi & Nduka Orjinmo BBC Information, Lagos An army of social media sites users backs Peter Obi for Nigeria’s presidency, but will that convert into votes?By Victor Ezeama BBC Information Pidgin, Lagos Rabiu Kwankwaso’s hat is a symbol of his aspiration and his accomplishments as he tries Nigeria’s presidency.Provides an outline of
Libya, featuring vital times and realities about this northern African country.Provides a review of Egypt, featuring essential times and realities concerning this Middle Eastern country.Provides a summary of South Sudan, featuring key times as well as realities regarding this African country.For the current updates, go to bbc.com/africalive!.?.!Actor Idris Elba has declared plannings to develop a movie studio in Ghana, after meeting with the country’s President Nana Akufo-Addo.”Currently, we contact it West African Studios
, but that’s a functioning name. Our company’ve been actually working with this for three or four years to elevate a planning that places an amenities at the centre of African filmmaking. There’s a lot for African filmmaking, yet the locations are doing not have,”the English actor said to Ghanaian media.He mentioned that he wishes the project will attract more filmmakers to Ghana as well as West Africa.Elba also disclosed that he plans to movie a movie in Ghana in December-which are going to be actually the second time he has actually visited the nation to do so.However, some people have criticised the move, claiming the actor was side-lining his Sierra Leonean roots.He resolved this on hisTwitter, telling his Sierra Leonean followers:”I haven’t forgotten about you “. Idris Elba is most ideal recognized for gazing in many movie as well as TV productions consisting of Luther,
Mandela: Long Walk to Liberty as well as The Cord, amongst others.By Cecilia Macaulay BBC Information On the last day of his check out, crowds of South Sudanese filled John Garang Sepulcher to greet him.BBC Information Africa sat down with Ugandan musician Swirl Kenzo to talk about his Grammy nomination.By Sarah Fowler BBC
Headlines Pope Francis is on an unparalleled journey to the war-torn country with two other Christian leaders.The Rt Rev Dr Iain Greenshields and also Pope Francis combine in war-torn South Sudan for tranquility mission.By Grace Juma BBC Updates, Juba”When the sense is actually with you, you do certainly not get tired,”claims one South Sudanese woman after walking 300km
. That recommends currently from the BBC Africa Live group, but our experts’ll be back on Monday morning.Until after that you can easily find the latest updates on the BBC Updates site, or pay attention to our Africa Today podcast.Today’s a good idea phrases: A pal in necessity is actually a friend indeed.
“Click here to deliver us your African proverbs.And our team leave you using this picture of pair of teenagers in their bedroom in Nairobi, Kenya from our selection of the very best African pictures this week.BBC World Service Ethiopia’s Head of state Abiy Ahmed has met Tigrayan leaders for the first time considering that the 2 sides signed a peace negotiation 3 months
ago.Pictures released by Ethiopian condition media reveal Mr Ahmed and various other authorities representatives sitting down along with leading Tigrayan numbers, consisting of the leader of Tigrayan pressures, General Tadesse Worede.They are actually mentioned to have covered the improvement created in applying the peace deal, as well as problems requiring further attention.The deal finished a two-year public battle that had wreaked havoc the nation’s northern most region.The appointment
is actually reported to have actually taken place at a hotel in southern Ethiopia.By Oluwashina Okeleji Athletics Writer Nigerian business person Dozy Mmobuosi’s takeover of Champion nightclub Sheffield United impends, BBC Sporting activity Africa understands.Marco Oriunto BBC Pay attention to Africa broadcast A breakaway archbishop coming from the Orthodox Ethiopian Congregation has actually informed the BBC’s Concentrate on Africa program that his team has”mind-boggling”social help
after visiting some areas in the conflict-prone western Oromia.Three archbishops of the Ethiopian Tewahedo Ethiopian Congregation ordained 26 Diocesans without the authorization of the Holy Assembly on 22 January.Of the 26 diocesans, 17 are actually coming from dioceses located in the Oromia region.Abune Mathias I, Patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Religion, got in touch with the visit of the diocesans an”illegal”act.The religion’s synod consequently excommunicated the breakaway local clergies as well as intimidated to contact nationally rallies.But Archbishop
Abune Ewostateos has informed the BBC he carries out certainly not identify the excommunication,
stating the breakaway team has actually set up its own synod.Archbishop Ewostateos likewise endangered a secession in the religion:”Our experts are actually going to have a brand new Patriarch”if the Holy Assembly won’t recognise the freshly appointed bishops.By religious beliefs editor
& Nichola Mandil in Juba BBC Headlines The divine men intend to cure South Sudan, the world’s most up-to-date country, beating a harsh public battle. The authorities is actually performing everything it can possibly do correct the issue, Mr Buhari points out- as well as more accounts.