Ugandan activists began their fight on Wednesday at the constitutional court in Kampala to have the country’s controversial anti-gay laws overturned.
Uganda’s foreign minister Sam Kutesa visited Paris on Friday to drum up support for his bid to become president of the UN General Assembly.
Three members of a French family of Turkish origin have been charged with kidnapping a young gay woman for fleeing an arranged marriage.
A donkey, minibuses, Jacob's Zuma's private farm and Uganda's anti-gay law all make the newspapers around Africa today ..
Nigerian security forces clash with Boko Haram and women demonstrate against them. The ANC vets potential candidates.
One smiling face dominates the websites of the Kenyan newspapers this morning.
Nigeria is reeling from Boko Haram violence. François Hollande and other European leaders promise solidarity.
European countries are angry about Uganda’s anti-gay law. SA growth slows for third year in a row as an election looms. Kenyan MPs demand more money. Mobile banking means more fraud.
Uganda's new anti-homosexuality law, the latest political developments in Egypt and a giant mango all feature in today's African papers ..
The Ugandan president has signed a controversial anti-homosexuality bill into law. Under the act, gays could be jailed for life.