African newspapers are reporting on the murder charge against South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, Kenya's upcoming elections, and a Nigerian civil servant accused of corruption.
In Uganda a group of slum-based female boxers are undergoing rigorous training in order to prepare for the 2016 Olympics games.
Critics and former teammates of the disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong have been unanimously critical of Armstrong’s admission that he took performance-enhancing drugs to win his seven Tour ...
The French climber who conquered Annapurna in the first recorded ascent of a peak above 8,000 metres, Maurice Herzog, has died at the age of 93.
Uganda savours the continent’s glory at the Olympics. Kenya is perplexed at its team’s results. Nigeria laments 12 million euros down the drain.
Today is the ninth day of the London 2012 Olympic Games. RFI's Paul Myers is there and here are his observations of the day's events.
Back in 1972, Mark Spitz wowed the Olympic Games in Munich with his seven gold medals. Thirty six years later Michael Phelps says he wanted to surpass that feat.
Today is the eighth day of the London 2012 Olympic Games. RFI's Paul Myers is there and here are his observations of the day's events.
RFI looks at the Olympics medal table and particularly, the success of team France.
Five things we learned from day 7 at the Olympic Games.