News and analysis from the BBC's Focus on Africa. The Africa Today podcast is published from Monday to Friday. It contains the day's top African stories.
Uganda passes harsh anti-LGBTQ billParliament in Uganda has passed a bill that may see people who identify as gay, lesbian or queer be imprisoned for life, if it is signed int...PlayShare
South Africa's opposition EFF call for a shutdown of the economySouth Africa's opposition Economic Freedom Fighters call for a shutdown of the economy... we'll hear how it went. Also, as Ramadan approach...PlayShare
More bodies pulled in aftermath of Cyclone Freddy in MalawiMore bodies recovered in the wost-hit areas of Malawi, following the devastation caused by Storm Freddy. Also, why are religious communitie...PlayShare
Efforts to help survivors of Cyclone Freddy continueWe'll be in Malawi for the latest on efforts to help people caught in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Freddy. Also, Anthony Blinken is the ...PlayShare
Millions affected by floods in MalawiUp to five million people are affected by floods in Malawi. Things are so bad that even the helpers need help. Also, the US Secretary of S...PlayShare