This week RFI talks to Zimbabwe's first ever black cricketer, Henry Olonga.
For five days in July the Dutch city of Rotterdam hosted the 13th edition of EuroGames, a sporting and cultural festival aimed at the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) population.
In this edition of Sports Insight, RFI's Daniel Brown heads to Rotterdam for the European Gay and Lesbian Sports Championships.
RFI maintains a proud tradition of monitoring what is best in the world of music with a monthly look at the top album releases making ripples in the industry.
Our sports desk likes to keep tabs on all types of sport -- and Daniel Brown's been catching up with a new development here in France - professional bull riding.
Whatever the result of tomorrow's final in the French Open here in Paris, most observers agree that there have never been so many demands on players.
Kenyan Olympic marathon champion Sammy Wanjiru died in his prime after a fall from a second-floor balcony during a domestic dispute involving his wife and another woman.
There are some outstanding releases this month to set us up for a hot summer. Top of the pile has to be the pulsating second album by Seun Anikulapo Kuti.
Rwanda's national under-17 football team made a big impression at January's Cup of African Nations, CAN, reaching the final.