Tanzania's President criticised for banning pregnant girls from school. Remembering - former president of Botswana, Ketumile Masire, who has died. And reactions from Kenya to a tax row that threatens sports sponsorship there.
Armed men launch attacks in eastern DR Congo.
Plus Tanzania's President John Magufuli says schoolgirls who become mothers will not be allowed to go back to school after giving birth and Malawian comedian Daliso Chaponda on his new found fame after appearing on a popular British TV show.
Around 100 people killed less than 48 hours after a peace deal was signed; life as an urban refugee in Kampala; the first South Sudanese recipient of an MBE
A special weekly podcast from the BBC Africa team – with analysis and questions from you and fact-checking from Africa Check.
This week: we take a look at women's involvement in the elections.
Who came up with the policy of free secondary education - President Uhuru Kenyatta or Raila Odinga?
And an assessment of the latest IPSOS opinion poll.