How a car crash changed Benin’s Faouziatou Ibrahima’s basketball career.
Image copyright AFP Image caption President-elect Carlos Alvarado is a former government minister and novelist Carlos Alvarado, who has won Sunday’s presidential election in Costa Rica, has called for unity after a divisive election campaign. The centre-left candidate won by a surprisingly wide margin over his evangelical rival, Fabricio Alvarado (no relation). With more than […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Odinga and Mr Kenyatta shook hands to end a political standoff following last year’s controversial election In our series of letters from African Journalists, Joseph Warungu reflects on the plight of supporters of Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga following his reconciliation last month with his bitter rival, President […]
Image caption She became pregnant after she was raped when she was 14 years old A woman is raped in India every 13 minutes, according to the country’s crime statistics but convictions are few and far between. Here is how an investigation by BBC Hindi’s Sarvapriya Sangwan led to the first arrest in a two-year-old […]