Africa Today

BBC  |  Podcast , ±27 min episodes every day
Africa news and analysis from the BBC's Focus on Africa. The Africa Today podcast contains the day's top stories from African news - available to download Monday to Friday from 1630 GMT.

Heckling MPs Force Ugandan Parliament To Close

Uganda's parliament adjourns after heckling from the opposition over plans to change presidential age limits.Plus a new date is set for the re-run presidential election in Kenya. And Liberia's outgoing president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf reflects on her legacy.

Africa Today

A Kenyan MP demands the removal of the chief justice, Africa's musicians fight for the money owed to them by radio stations and others who play their songs in public places and a group of young girls in Cameroon break the silence around rape.

Free Secondary School Education in Ghana

Ghana introduces free education for secondary school students. President Kenyatta threatens to impeach his rival, Raila Odinga, if the latter wins the upcoming Kenyan presidential election. And a film festival in Juba painting a more positive outlook for empowerment in South Sudan.

Nationwide Anti-Government Protest Continues In Togo

Togolese security forces use teargas against protesters in Lome as anti-government protests enter third day; Amnesty International urges UN mission in CAR to protect civilians and our Resident Presidents ponder whether African presidents have to have their capitals on the continent.

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